Malmö Cutlery Set

 

Certainly not your grandmother's silver, this set is modern in appearance with no compromise to luxury and prestige. As a true representation of successful amalgamation between concept and execution, let us introduce you to Malmö Cutlery Set designed by Portuguese designer Miguel Flores Soeiro and manufactured by the Portuguese cutlery company Herdmar.  It offers a sleek design without sacrificing comfortability, familiarity, and most importantly, function.

Named after Sweden’s capital,  Malmö Cutlery Set is reminiscent of Santiago Calatrava’s Turning Torso Tower with its twist as the main feature. The twist creates a larger surface area on the handle allowing more pressure to be applied when cutting, and making the fork and spoon easier to grasp. With the handles being bent at 90 degrees to the head of each utensil, the flat section remains upright when the cutlery is laid horizontal.  When stacked it all fits perfectly together adding the appearance of organization to every kitchen drawer. 

Half a year after the release of this collection Malmö was nominated for the German Design Award 2015 in the category of Excellent Product Design and also won the IF Design Award prize 2015. 

About Malmo And Where To Purchase

Made of 18/10 stainless steel, the pieces are produced using a cold moulding technique and are dishwasher friendly. Finished in PVD titanium coatings, they are available in copper, gold, chocolate or black with your choice of matt or gloss finish. This collection can be purchased at Zara Home worldwide which makes these gems even more attainable. They will be available in stores again this October 2017 or if you wish to purchase online and discover other great products, check out by-pt.com, an online store with a carefully curated collection of Portuguese products.

Above: Video showing the manufacturing process of Herdmar cutlery

About Herdmar

Produced by one of the biggest and oldest Portuguese cutlery manufacturers in the world, Herdmar brings to the market their philosophy of turning cutlery pieces into fashion items for your table. They link tradition to current trends resulting in contemporary solutions such as Malmö Cutlery The video above shows the manufacturing process of Herdmar’s cutlery from start to finish.  

 
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Above: Designer Miguel Flores Soeiro

As a young award winning Portuguese designer who specializes in product, furniture, lighting and object design, Miguel Flores Soeiro is making his name known worldwide in the design industry.  Simplicity is a common thread in all his works - one of the elements of Miguel's style we particularly admire here in the studio.  He is currently working on a new creation, and when it is released you'll be able to discover and learn more about it here on toitoitoiluv.com 

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Photo Credits: Miguel Flores Soeiro, By-Pt.com

Published: 16/06/2017

 

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