Elegant wooden bowls from recycled oak


Designers Van Eijk and Van der Lubbe of Usuals have created 39 wooden bowls from five reclaimed oak poles they found at a Dutch farmhouse.

The wooden bowls have had carefully measured volumes removed from the body of each oak log, with the smooth cut-outs successfully contrasting the rustic ‘lived-in’ characteristics of the wood. They are unique and hand made, with cracks and flaws in each one.

(Link: www.designboom.com, Photo: www.usuals.nl)


  1. dersk says:

    no such thing as completely unique; something’s either unique or not

  2. dersk says:

    Hmm. My self-mocking pedant HTML tags didn’t carry through.

  3. Orangemaster says:

    Yes, I tried to keep the website’s text intact, and that’s what they wrote. Will amend!

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