SOLO | Bamboo Plate-Bowl | Ekobo. 25€. A plate and bowl - all in one, SOLOs shallow but ample silhouette makes it practical for hearty individual portions -- one-dish meals, or generous salads. This product is entirely handcrafted by the traditional spun technique: a bamboo pole is cut with a machete, thin strips are wound in a spiral and assembled with a natural glue. It is then sanded, polished and painted.
Food and Design: a report by Dezeen for Scholtès http://www.dezeen.com/2010/11/22/food-and-design-report/ GREAT ARTICLE ABOUT FOOD, DESIGN AND THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THEM. ITS CLEAR "AUTHENTICITY" IS KEY; KEEP IN MIND WHEN THINKING OF MATERIAL CHOICES.