Objects Of Design #44: Wine Rack

Every good kitchen/dining room needs a wine rack and this, resembling a bunch of grapes, is both pretty and witty. I once interviewed Venka de Rooij, the owner of Dutch By Design, where you can buy this, and she told me the Dutch are renowned for their humour in design.

The site is also currently selling duvet covers designed to look like cardboard boxes from which part of the proceeds of each sale are donated to The Big Issue. £25

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Kate Watson-Smyth

The author Kate Watson-Smyth

I’m a journalist who writes about interiors mainly for The Financial Times but I have also written regularly for The Independent and The Daily Mail. My house has been in Living Etc, HeartHome and featured in The Wall Street Journal & Corriere della Sera. I also run an interior styling consultancy Mad About Your House. Welcome to my Mad House.