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Akar Design: Art, Architecture and Design.
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These cutlery accessories from SABRE Paris will brighten up your table and are the ideal gift for any occasion!
9 available colors
Materials: Dyed-through acrylic
Care: Dishwasher safe at low temperatures. Non-abrasive sponge is recommended and strong detergents should not be used.
The Finnish name for ‘dewdrop’ refers to the circles of bubbles in the pressed glass. Inspired by Finnish nature, the dewdrops glisten like a string of pearls on grass in the morning sun. Oiva Toikka’s love for experimentation led to the creation of an entirely new droplet design for Kastehelmi. The resulting surface structure brings out the li...
Artist Michael Michaud captures all of nature’s beauty and exquisite detail in his home and garden collection, Table Art by Michael Michaud Design. Using his extensive knowledge of model making, natural elements are transformed into beautiful botanical and coastal decor for home and office. His exceptional use of metals allows the variety of fin...
Bottle opener in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished with PVD coating, Golden Pink.
Inspired by the molluscs with the same name, Bulla is the bottle opener in stainless steel designed by Valerio Sommella. It is a practical and compact object that can be easily carried around. Sleek and sophisticated, thanks to the special Golden Pink finish, B...
Where most beer-driven cookbooks focus on cooking with beer, The Beer Pantry is a primer on cooking that complements beer, teaching readers how to think like a chef when pairing their favorite craft brews with culinary ingredients. The book includes more than 70 recipes that will elevate our perception of “pub grub” to haute beer cuisine.
Presented in a black gift box for easy gift-giving, this popular Sushi For Two set is perfect for anyone who appreciates great food. Blue and White Star Sushi set includes two rectangular plates, two sauce dishes and two pairs of chopsticks packaged in a black gift box. Use the sauce dishes for votive candles and one of the plates as a tray to p...
Designer: Marguerita Mergentime
Size: 15 x 15"
Materials: 50% Linen, 50% Cotton
Graymarket Block Printed Napkins
Set of 4 Napkins
100% Cotton Cambric
Machine wash cold with like colors, tumble dry
Iron on medium if desired
Hand block-printed using non-toxic AZO-free dyes
Designed in our studio, hand-block printed in Jaipur, India
The PAVINA® Double Wall Glasses keep hot drinks hot without burning fingers and cold drinks cold without messy condensation, making them the ideal vessels for every beverage, from cocktails to cocoa. So you’ll only need to buy one type of glass for your home!
Individually mouth-blown by expert artisans, BODUM’s proprietary Double Wall Glasses f...
In Kartio Kaj Franck captured the perfect balance between material and geometric form. Simple, yet durable enough for everyday use, Franck mastered the creation of the basic drinking glass, which is a legendary design beyond any trend. The wide and versatile color palette of Kartio perfectly represents Iittala’s knowledge of colored glass
Legend Tapio Wirkkala was the pioneer of modern Finnish industrial art. Internationally recognized for his glass designs, Wirkkala’s greatest inspiration always came from his native Finland. Wirkkala defied the rules of glassblowing with his iconic Ultima Thule collection. Inspired by ice and snow, Wirkkala spent nearly a thousand hours with th...
Internationally acclaimed architect Antonio Citterio and industrial designer Glen Oliver Löw’s Collective Tools has achieved multiple awards and global recognition for its outstanding mix of design, function and innovation. Each utensil in the collection instantly feels comfortable in the hand and is easy to use. Clean, minimalist design in bru...
Set of 4 coasters.
These Iowa City coasters are exclusively made for AKAR Design by Architect Sanjay Jani from AKAR ARchiTecture.
Coasters are high gloss finish with durable cork backing.
Hot trivet consists of 5 colorful silicone pebbles on a leather rope. Silicone pebbles can be playfully arranged to fit hot pans and plates up to 10 inches in diameter. When done leave it on the table as a tactile work of art to play with or simply hang up to save space. Heat-resistant to 554°f. Made in Dinan, Brittany France. Hot trivet is a gr...
These whimsical dishes turn eating into an adventure. The smaller bowl is perfectly sized for children and can also serve as a nut dish. The larger size makes a striking centerpiece for fruit. Smaller size is stackable. Dishwasher safe. Product Details:
Designer: Patrick Martinez
Sm: 7 x 7 x 1.5" Lg: 10 x 10 x 1.5" h