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10 Easy Pieces: Quirky Sculptural Flatware

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10 Easy Pieces: Quirky Sculptural Flatware

April 4, 2018

Inspired by primitive tools and 20th-century sculpture, here are nine flatware designs that add a quirky note to the table.

the pott no. 86 five piece place setting in sterling silver is the rolls royce  9
Above: The Pott No. 86 Five-Piece Place Setting in sterling silver is the Rolls-Royce of our picks. Designed by Josef Hoffman in 1955 for Carl Pott, the flatware is handmade in Germany in a limited edition each year; $1,995 at Kneen & Co.
the most minimal of the set is david mellor&#8\2\17;s classic minimal five  10
Above: The most minimal of the set is David Mellor’s classic Minimal Five-Piece Cutlery Place Setting with sculptural shapes and a hefty weight; £54 at David Mellor Design.
designed by thomas fiechtner, the cutt flatware made of silver is available fro 11
Above: Designed by Thomas Fiechtner, the Cutt Flatware made of silver is available from Wiener Silber Manufactur.
the field forged flatware is hand hammered from solid silver by designer farra 12
Above: The Field Forged Flatware is hand-hammered from solid silver by designer Farrah Sit. For more, see 10 Easy Pieces: New Artisan Flatware Designs.
designed by gio ponti, the conca stainless steel 5 piece place setting is \$85  13
Above: Designed by Gio Ponti, the Conca Stainless Steel 5-Piece Place Setting is $85 from Sambonet.
designed by arne jacobsen for georg jensen, the aj 5 piece place setting was th 14
Above: Designed by Arne Jacobsen for Georg Jensen, the AJ 5-Piece Place Setting was the set used in Stanley Kubrik’s “2001: A Space Odyssey” and is made of matte stainless steel for $95 at A Muse.

the tsé & tsé famished flatware set in stainless steel is available for  15
Above: The Tsé & Tsé Famished Flatware Set in stainless steel is available for €5.83 to €10 per piece at Tsé & Tsé.

designed by french shop merci for serax, the stone wash flatware includes, from 16
Above: Designed by French shop Merci for Serax, the Stone Wash Flatware includes, from left, a spork, spoon, fork, picking fork, and spatula-like knife for €3 per piece at Merci.
the mono tools daily 4 piece flatware set by michael schneider is \$\299.45 at  17
Above: The Mono Tools Daily 4-Piece Flatware Set by Michael Schneider is $299.45 at the Modern Room.
See more from our series of quirky goods for the table in our posts:

And for more flatware, see our posts:

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