harri koskinen for alessi harri koskinen for alessi
jan 22, 2010

harri koskinen for alessi

fat tray

designer harri koskinen has created a collection of multi-purpose tableware consisting of glasses and a bamboo container/tray for alessi. founder of design studio friends of industry ltd, he is known to conceptualize products that are not only functional inventions but also seek to experiment with production techniques and the way people interact with the products.

tray container in bamboo wood photo by emilio tremolada

‘I have called this voracious tray ‘fat’ because it has already swallowed everyhing you need for setting a table, which is now on the inside, while on top, fresh food, beverages or pastries area ready to be served during a business meeting or an afternoon tea. it is the first tray/container by alessi and their only wooden tray currently in production.’ – HK

123dl, set composed of three glasses/measuring cups in crystalline glass photo by emilio tremolada‘123dl is a set of three glasses intended for all sorts of purposes: drinking/toasting, measuring/cooking, stacking/storing. I was thinking about these glasses as a set that could satisfy numerous needs throughout the day: maybe for a snack, or enjoying an espresso or a cappuccino or … using these same three glasses as measuring cups: flour in the tallest glass (3 dl), 4 eggs in the medium one (2 dl) and salt to taste’ -HK

cups can be used for aperitifs, dinner, tea breaks or measure recipe ingredients image by harri koskinen

  • this is smart elegant industrial design

    giuseppe says:
  • I’d like to see how the tray is attached to the base. Perhaps some holes for glasses in the tray might prove useful and angle of tray sides reduces amount able to be put on the tray d;-)

    Jetwax says:
  • Smart solution! Love this!

    juta says:

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