ISSUE 105  |  Editors' Picks: 2013

10 Easy Pieces: Champagne Buckets

December 30, 2013 12:00 PM

BY Janet Hall

Our favorite options for keeping your Champagne cold, no matter the occasion.

Above: The nickel Bucky Ice Bucket from Paola C. is $275 from Huzza.

Above: The Maison Martin Margiela Champagne Pail adds an industrial note; $530 from A+R.

Above: Tina Frey’s Resin Champagne Bucket with leather handles is $190 from Horne.

Above: Designed by Ettore Sottsass for Alessi, the stainless steel Champagne Bucket is $257 at Amazon.

Above: Stainless Steel Shiny Champagne Bucket with double wall insulation (stays cold inside, dry outside); $44.95 at CB2.

Above: Tom Dixon’s Hex Champagne Bucket is made from solid copper with a hammered pattern; $235 from Matter.

Above: From Crate & Barrel the Gatsby Champagne Cooler is made from stainless steel; $49.95.

Above: The Vintage Hotel Silver Champagne Bucket is $129 at Restoration Hardware.

Above: Designed by Nick Munro, the Octagon Insulated Champagne Bucket is $199 from Horne.

Above: The Orb Champagne-Wine Bucket is made from stainless steel with a brushed silver plating and clear lacquer coating; $49.95 at Crate & Barrel.

Above: Part of the silver-mirrored glasses line by London designer Michael Anastassiades, the Silvered Mirrored Ice Bucket is $240 from The Future Perfect (its also available for £122.50 directly from Michael Anastassiades). 

Above: The stainless steel Contas Champagne Bucket is made in Germany; $133 at AllModern.

Above: The pewter Italian Match Champagne Bucket; $470 from the Silver Gallery.

A fishing bait bucket as a Champagne cooler? Have a look at our post: Holiday Cocktail Party in Pope Valley, CA. Stay tuned for our favorite Champagne flutes. 

N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on December 23, 2009 as part of our Textiles & Textures issue.