An Eye for Detail: 8 Organizations Producing Properly-Designed Trays


When crafting an interior space it is often the smaller information that are ignored. Nevertheless this kind of details can represent a fine line in between cosy and homey versus cold and uninviting. A warm welcome comes in many kinds and a tray is just 1 instance. As with any good layout piece, a tray is an investment in aesthetic, valuable and extended-lasting design. It is also a delightful companion, for instance one particular with which you may well appreciate a drink, a lighted candle and a selection study.

De Luxe Candle Tray Cosentino Twilight trays Bolling Tray Oak and Grey Bolling Tray Oak and Pear Green Cosentino Twilight Traylight Ameba collection Design Nation Tray green Design Nation Tray grey Turning Tray black laminate Sacha collection Tiipoi powder-coated trays and kitchenware Terracotta crank food board red

The following trays are best for everything from entertaining to these intimate moments alone –

Tray from Design Nation

Danish company Design Nation was founded in 2012 by Christian and Jens Brorsen. The organization’s effectively-developed objects follow the instance of considerably lauded Danish and Nordic midcentury design and style heritage, and fit properly with modern-day living. With Layout Nation, attributes such as functionality, ease of use, sturdiness and aesthetic appeal are imbued across its handsome range of merchandise. The stylish and straightforward ‘Tray’, created by Christina Liljenberg Halstrøm, is composed of a single powder-coated metal sheet, 2 ash wood handles and black rubber bands. ‘Tray’ is a sensible piece and the perfect frame for favoured objects.

Design Nation Tray grey Design Nation Tray detail black Design Nation Tray green

Photographs © Style Nation A/S.

Finn Juhl’s Turning Tray by Architectmade

Celebrated Danish architect and designer Finn Juhl created the Turning Tray in 1956. Reintroduced by Danish company Architectmade, this handsome dual-sided tray is crafted with teak wood and glossy laminate. The Turning Tray, sans handles, has 2 gently curved ends so supplying area to choose it up. The tray’s exact corner joints are exquisite, improving the overall aesthetic and making a striking design statement. The piece consists of Finn Juhl’s laser engraved signature and is accessible in a variety of sizes and laminate colours.

Turning Tray black laminate Turning Tray varied sizes Turning Tray Finn Juhl signature

Images © Architectmade.

Twilight by Monica Förster for Cosentino

The household-owned Cosentino Group is a international conglomerate creating and offering progressive and technologically advanced surfaces for the planet of layout. Cosentino collaborated with Swedish designer Monica Förster to generate Twilight, a assortment that involves a series of trays created utilizing Dekton® (a mix of raw materials used to make the extremely latest in glass, porcelain and substantial top quality quartz operate surfaces).

Pressbild, ur kollektionen Twilight, design Monica Förster i samarbete med Cosentino. Beställare Johanna Strömberg, Prat Pr. Fotografens namn ska om möjligt anges i anslutning till bild. Pressbild, ur kollektionen Twilight, design Monica Förster i samarbete med Cosentino. Beställare Johanna Strömberg, Prat Pr. Fotografens namn ska om möjligt anges i anslutning till bild.

Monica Förster’s Twilight collection. Images © Cosentino S.A.

Delica’s Tray Collection

Spanish company Delica was conceived in 2003 as a venture that would design modern wares for the residence. Having produced trays for the hospitality industry considering that 1962, Delica kicked-off with a tray aimed at a design-savvy consumer industry. Doing work with Zoocreative studio, they introduced the Delica tray, an classy and tactile piece manufactured with layered and pressed organic wood.

Sacha collection

Sacha assortment.

Ameba collection

Ameba assortment.

M2 collection

M2 collection.

Photographs © Delica.

Sama by Tiipoi

London-based life-style brand Tiipoi imagines and generates exquisite objects. Established in 2013 by designer Spandana Gopal, Tiipoi utilises the huge potential of modern day-day India’s manufacturing prowess. The company works with components that have a actual value in traditional Indian craft, reinterpreting these in contemporary design and style types. The Sama trays are one instance of Tiipoi’s elegant and functional types.

Tiipoi 2014

Sama trays in copper.

Sama tray in blue Tiipoi powder-coated trays and kitchenware

Powder-coated Sama trays.

Images © Tiipoi Ltd.

Food Boards by Silvia K Ceramics at The New Craftsmen

The New Craftsmen is a British company functioning with a meticulously curated edition of the British Isles’ best makers and crafters. Its ethos is one particular that considers luxury in terms of culture, area, honesty and sustainability, all of which are integral to each very good layout and choice components. At The New Craftsmen luxury is an mindset and an strategy enriched with feeling, strength and resourcefulness. These earthenware terracotta crank (clay) meals boards by Slovakian-born Silvia K Ceramics are inspired by folk traditions and peasant artefacts. Made and glazed by hand, they reflect a genuine sense of Slovakian heritage and charm.

Terracotta crank food board blue Terracotta crank food board red

Images © THE NEW CRAFTSMEN 2012-2016.

Candle Tray by The Oak Males

The Oak Men – Anders Buchtrup Jensen and Peter Heinsberg – are 2 Danish cabinetmakers and créateurs. Based in Brabrand, a suburb of Aarhus in Denmark, The Oak Men handcraft handsome objects from oak that emphasise their really like for clean layout and the absence of any needless embellishment. The Oak Men’s “De Luxe” Candle Tray is created with a black oiled frame and steel base. It includes 4 reliable brass magnetic candle holders that can be positioned anywhere on the tray.

De Luxe Candle Tray

Image © the_oak_men.

Tray by Hans Bølling for Brdr. Krüger

Brdr. Krüger is a Danish family members-owned organization with outstanding design integrity. Its story started in 1886 when 2 brothers, Theodor and Ferdinand Krüger, established a woodturning store in Copenhagen. Today Brdr. Krüger is celebrated for its unique style heritage and a commitment to nicely-crafted and timeless objects. Brdr. Krüger has worked for numerous years with Hans Bølling, a celebrated Danish architect and designer. The Tray by Hans Bølling is a quintessential piece, combining high quality components with the best craftsmanship. Its midcentury aesthetic is a best complement to any modern setting. The Tray is available in a variety of wood and colour combinations.

Bolling Tray Oak and Pear Green Bolling Tray Oak and Grey

Images © Brdr. Krüger.

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