Outdoor Kitchen Roundup: Sharing the Magic al Fresco

October 18, 2013

Outdoor communal kitchen in the eco-resort at Onar on the Greek island of Andros. Photograph by Christine Chang Hanway.
Photograph by Christine Chang Hanway. From Gardenista

The temperate nights are waning, but the weather where I am is still toasty enough for cooking and sharing meals outdoors. And when it cools down, we can still dream about amazing al … Read More...

Stylish Outdoor Grill Inspired by Ancient Caldrons

September 26, 2013


Although you can’t cast any magic spells from this outdoor BBQ grill, Druida’s sizzling design has cast a spell on me. Inspired by the caldrons of the ancient Druids, the Druida is centuries ahead in contemporary style.


Designers at Barcelona-based …

Farm Kitchen Blends Micro-Agriculture and Design at London’s 100% Design

August 30, 2013

Mood board by The Farm Kitchen’s designers, Mette.

As a testament to the prevailing interest in countertop gardening and indoor farming, a conceptual kitchen environment showcasing micro-agriculture will be a key feature at this year’s 100% Design 2013 during the … Read More...

User-Designed Table Using Recycled Wine Bottles

January 30, 2013



In part a celebration of the social aspects of wine, Brazilian designer Tati Guimarães created Dvinus as an interactive user experience that forces one to contemplate reusing otherwise disposable objects for a sustainable design.


Dvinus is a collection of …

Outdoor Furniture Makes Dining Al Fresco a Breeze

November 4, 2012

After a hurricane, a little wind disrupting an al fresco dining experience might almost seem like a pleasure, not an annoyance. However, designers Marco Marotto and Paola Oliva have come up with an outdoor furniture solution to address those strong … Read More...

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