Sexy Disposable Dishes?
Yes, we know it takes just 60 seconds to scrub and rinse a dish, but somehow the cereal bowls still sit there for three weeks straight. Thus the appeal of disposable dishes, but alas—no one has made a sustainable alternative that’s tempted us dishware-design snobs to make the switch. Until Lene Vad Jensen and Anne Bannick came along with this sleek set of compostable dishes, in juicy colors that flatter our modern décor, our pretense of environmental savviness, and our less-than-superior cooking. PapCorn’s asymetrical 50s-inspired plates, bowl, and spork—a spork!—are molded from bioplast, a biodegradable corn-based plastic. [by jen renzi]