marcel wanders: dressed cookware for alessi
marcel wanders: dressed cookware for alessi
sep 14, 2012

marcel wanders: dressed cookware for alessi

‘dressed’ cookware collection by marcel wanders set of non-stick aluminium deep and shallow frying pans




‘dressed’ cookware created for alessi by dutch designer marcel wanders is the first series of cookware where the bodies were designed from the outset to be made in aluminum with a nonstick coating. presented at maison et objet 2012, the kitchen accessories were informed directly by this aluminum material – a metal often frowned upon by consumers due to its low-end positioning in the marketplace.

wanders’ challenge was to offer the range where the material could be appreciated and celebrated, and he achieved this through detailed patterning and embossing along the surface of the pieces. each pan – available in a number of depths and sizes – is lined with a non-stick coating and sports ‘pure alessi’ stainless steel handles made in crusinallo, with the motifs created through an exclusive deep drawing and coining technique only recently developed. 



marcel wanders: dressed cookware for alessi low casserole in aluminium with two handles, non-stick coating in black and handle in 18/10 stainless steel, available in two sizes size: cl 240 – Ø 24 cm – height 8 cm size: cl 400 – Ø 28 cm  – height 9 cm



marcel wanders: dressed cookware for alessi aluminium saucepan with non-stick coating with a magnetic steel bottom suitable for induction cooking size: cl 135 – Ø 16 cm  – height cm 13



marcel wanders: dressed cookware for alessi the grill pan is made from aluminium with a non-stick coating size: 37.5 x 31 cm – height 4 cm



marcel wanders: dressed cookware for alessi two sizes for the design include the 24 cm diameter and the 28 cm diameter size: cl 240 – Ø 24 cm  – height 8 cm size: cl 400 – Ø 28 cm  – height 9 cm



marcel wanders: dressed cookware for alessi detail of handle



marcel wanders: dressed cookware for alessi

low casserole dish and frying pan



marcel wanders: dressed cookware for alessi the shallow aluminum frying pan comes in diameters of 20 cm, 24 cm, 28cm and 30 cm ; the deep frying pan is available in a diameter of 28 cm and height of 14 cm shallow size: Ø 20 cm  – height 9  cm  shallow size: Ø 24 cm  – height 10 cm shallow size: Ø 28 cm  – height 11 cm shallow size: Ø 30 cm  – height 11 cm

  • These are lovely. They remind me of vintage aluminum from the forties and fifties by Wear-ever. Some of it was quite ornately decorated. @nicki: I think it’s only the grill pan which has a raised design on the interior of the pan, which is normal. It’s probably easier to clean than the usual grill pan with deeper ridges. I thought the same thing as you at first.

    chellspecker says:
  • Would make a nice decoration in my
    grandmothers kitchen.

    Skipper says:
  • looks absolutely wonderful, can´t wait . . .

    marianne dearlove says:
  • I simply want to know what is the “non stick” material.

    Mary Ann Bertini says:

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