Tabletop: Wasara Paper Goods at Branch by

Issue 49 · Contemporary Elegance · December 7, 2009

Tabletop: Wasara Paper Goods at Branch

Issue 49 · Contemporary Elegance · December 7, 2009

A while back, we admired the Wasara line of sculptural disposable paper goods designed by Tokyo-based Shinichiro Ogata. Made from tree-free renewable materials (sugarcane fiber, bamboo, and reed pulp), the eco-friendly pieces are oil and water resistant and fully biodegradable and compostable. Branch is currently accepting preorders; pieces are expected to ship around December 15.

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Above: Wasara Compote Bowl; $10 for a pack of six.

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Above: Wasara Small Kaku Plate; $8 for a pack of 12 (also available in medium and large sizes).

Above: Wasara Wine Cup; $10 for a pack of six.

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Above: Wasara Bowl; $10 for a pack of six.

Above: The Wasara pieces come in appealing cardboard packages.



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