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Sculpted Ritual

Modifying routinely used objects through creative design

Implications - Upping the wow factor of commonly used objects adds a simple, yet memorable, touch of aesthetic originality, creating the impression of owning something unique. Adding flair to routine practices gives people something to talk about, show off, and emulate.
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6 Featured, 35 Examples:
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Date Range:
Jan 09 — Oct 09
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Featured Examples

Sculptural Tableware
Sculptural Tableware
Porcelain Carafes, Dishes & Flasks by Aldo Bakker
This porcelain tableware by Aldo Bakker is positively gorgeous. Each piece could stand on its own as a miniature sculpture to dress up your tablescape or kitchen counter. I’m happy to report, is that these… MORE
Expressive Dishes
Expressive Dishes
Freche Creates Bowls with Feelings
This collection of bowls are sure to lift your mood or make your breakfast cereal eating a bit more exciting. German company Freche has created a line of face bowls that are funny, sad and a bit angry… MORE
Silver Plates as Candles
Silver Plates as Candles
Stunning Table Accessories from Sono Mocci
The title “Beyond Silver” really fits the shortlisted winners of a recent Designboom competition. I love the look of this luxury liquid silver plate which is also a candlelight. The Liquid Silver plate… MORE
Peaked Plates
Peaked Plates
Topography Soup Plates Are Great for the Avid Mountaineer
Topography Soup Plates are perfect for the avid mountaineer. These curvy soup bowls can be used as serving plates or for individual meals. The edges of the dishes seem somewhat sharp, but would surely… MORE
Shifting Tectonic Dinner Plates
Shifting Tectonic Dinner Plates
Middle Seat Plate is an Earthquake of Convenient Dining
At least once in your life you’ve been plagued with the middle seat at a restaurant. It always ends up being two uneven tables that makes eating a hassle and sometimes messy. The Middle Seat Plate is the… MORE
Architectural Dishware
Architectural Dishware
These Plates Feature the Best of British Design
Design or architect aficionados will love this dishware that features renderings of British structures from People Will Always Need Plates. The collection's offerings range from Brutalist concrete structures… MORE

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