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Posts Tagged: Food and Drink

New from Unison!

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
New from Unison!

Introducing new home fashions from Unison! New bedding items like the Wideband Quilt and Matching Shams, the Fulton Matellase and Matching Shams, and the Organic Larch Sheet Set are sure to add a touch of Modern style to your bedroom, while the new Porter Apron will bring a sense of — Continue reading

sip of gold.

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
sip of gold.

Meet Sip of Gold by Furstenberg. Designed by Michael Sieger, these champagne cups are the perfect companion to your French bubbly. Each one is crafted from Furstenberg's legendary porcelain, painted black, and then dipped in 24k gold. At $260/piece you might be popping $5 bottles of Andre instead of champagne, — Continue reading

New from Thomaspaul!

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
New from Thomaspaul!

New from Thomaspaul! Thomaspaul has released a series of beautifully designed Melamine dining-ware. The plates–such as the Aviary Dinner Plates, Sea Life Dessert Plates, Flourish Coasters, & Folk Dinner Plates–come in a set of four, featuring different designs for each plate. Add one of the matching serving trays to complete — Continue reading

Aroma Lisa

Categories: Art + Graphics, Local + Travel, News + Events + Contests
Aroma Lisa

Sydney’s historic Rocks district held it’s 12th annual Aroma Festival which features the smallest of roasters next to bigger coffee houses, all offering their roasts and blends to the public. This festival is popular amongst Syndeysider’s with it’s variety of stalls that feature coffee, tea, spices, chocolates and other sweet — Continue reading

Necessary Art

Categories: Art + Graphics
Necessary Art

I’ve always wanted something like this to be posted at every coffee shop! Next, one for the many styles of eggs… Via http://blog.nest-living.com/

A simple solution

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
A simple solution

Incredible idea, by Argetinian designer Gabriel Contino. All of us had already been in this situation: standing in a party, talking to someone, drinking some wine and trying to eat. It`s a step for a disaster! So, Gabriel came up with this plate, which has a "space" for a wine — Continue reading

lovisa wattman’s oval oak parmesan cheese grater.

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
lovisa wattman’s oval oak parmesan cheese grater.

Lovisa Wattman is this month's featured designer at from Sthlm, a Web site that highlights one Swedish designer and their products each month. Ms. Wattman enjoys cooking, and so her products tend to be food-focused. I'm smitten over her Oval Oak Parmesan Cheese Grater with storage box. It's a beautifully — Continue reading

peter d’allesandro’s tea stick.

Categories: Sustainability
peter d’allesandro’s tea stick.

Peter D'Allesandro's Tea Stick is designed with the nomad in mind. The stick is made with compostable materials and already contains a single serving of tea! Just add water.

modern tea set by Gaia Gino

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
modern tea set by Gaia Gino

Modern creations by Gaia & Gino. More modern products by this Turkish design house here.

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects

Pepe and his Friends are an adorable new posse whose mission is to brighten up your kitchen. Bonnie, Momo, Sir Randolf and the gang come fully equipped to help you serve in style. Cute is the new cool.  Meet the guys here. Pepe and Friends collaborated with the prestigious German — Continue reading

Loopa Spill Proof Bowls

Categories: Kids + Baby
Loopa Spill Proof Bowls

In case there are any moms reading, I thought I'd share one of the products I've been needing to get for my son (although it may keep him from spilling his snacks, I don't think it will keep him from throwing them at me).  I thought this was a really innovative — Continue reading

Yeti… now for breakfast

Categories: Art + Graphics
Yeti… now for breakfast

A few weeks ago, some beer enthusiasts introduced me to a beer called Espresso Oak Aged Yeti. Yeah, pretty amazing name… but the label is even more impressive. Even though I have not tasted the beer yet, being the design nerd that I am, I had to share the label — Continue reading

Dharma Initiative Food… for you

Categories: Fashion + Trends
Dharma Initiative Food… for you

If you are fan of Lost, like me, you probably know well these labels.   These are not very cute, sure we will find best packaging examples in the supermarket, but something we can not deny is that, these labels are mysterious, just like the TV serial. So… how to get — Continue reading

portable espresso machine

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
portable espresso machine

For the caffeine addicts amongst us, Mypressie brings us TWIST, a hand-held espresso machine.     TWIST produces quality espresso rivaling traditional machines while giving espresso lovers unparalleled convenience and portability. The world's truly portable espresso machine. Just add hot water and coffee. A pneumatic engine also ensures coffee without — Continue reading

Crochet food at Etsy: Yummy!

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Crochet food at Etsy:  Yummy!

Do you remember an old post of mine about HYPERBOLIC CROCHET CORAL REEF?  Well, this is completely different idea, but in the same textile technic.  It's just amazing what it can be created with crochet. I'm starting to think that there are not limits for our imagination.  At etsy, we — Continue reading

Sushi Rollin’

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Sushi Rollin’

I’m a huge fan of sushi! I’ve attempted to make it a few times, but never successfully. I usually end up with more of a sushi ball then a roll. Now, thanks to the awesome folks at Osko+Deichmann we can all make more succesful sushi rolls at home. I present — Continue reading

could you pass the salt please?

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
could you pass the salt please?

Spotted at the New York Gift Fair were these chic salt shakers. In sets of 12, each guest can have their own shaker at arm's length, eliminating tabletop mishaps. They would make excellent hostess and mother's day gifts. Available here.

The Goose is Loose

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
The Goose is Loose

Another beautifully designed product from the folks at Pentagram. This is a Grey Goose Baccarat gift box containing two limited edition Baccarat lead crystal tumblers, an aspirational package that provides the definitive expression of the Grey Goose brand. Awesome! –sdotg–

Silicone in Second Generation Meets a Well Designed Life.

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
Silicone in Second Generation Meets a Well Designed Life.

In a 2004 trend report for a client I identified silicone as one of the most important materials of the future.  Able to withstand temperatures of 600 degrees farenheit, Silicone can be used to bake in, lift hot food or pans from the oven, and just in general protect one from — Continue reading

Tea Time Top Three

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Tea Time Top Three

I've read some very interesting articles about people who can survive without caffeine, but I've yet to meet any of these elusive mythical creatures. I myself am certainly not capable of making it through a day without at least a cup of tea to sustain me. So any innovation that — Continue reading