Key facts

Product:
Alentejo
Family:
Alentejo
Manufacturer:
DMFD Studio
Designer:
Daniel Michalik
Architonic ID:
1061590
Country:
United States
Launched:
2004
Groups:
Dining-table accessories-Bowls

Concept

These cork bowls and dishes were inspired by the traditional drinking vessel used by cork harvesters to stay hydrated in the hot, arid fields where cork trees grow. The only liquid I would recommend for these is water, but they are also perfect for fruit, candy, keys, and in a pinch, as a bicycle helmet. Trust me- one day soon it will be very fashionable to ride your bike around town with a big piece of cork strapped to your head...