Globally Inspired Statement Pieces at Crate and Barrel’s new collection 

Crate and Barrel brings globally inspired statement pieces to its new collection, inviting you to transform your space into an oasis of contemporary comfort. Discover the Modern Organic Home, a beautifully curated aesthetic packed with mixed materials, sculptured curves and travel-inspired finds; as well as exciting collaborations with interior designer Leanne Ford and star Chef Eric Adjepong.

Delancey Leather Sofa, Delancey combines the comfort of classic club seating with contemporary design. Elevated on an open rectangle of black metal, the sofa floats a box-like frame. The arms angle in to snug plush back and seat cushions neatly tailored with top stitching. Beautiful Italian leather tempts the touch with a velvety hand and lightly distressed appearance that gives the sofa its distinguished presence.

Roseau Charcoal Black Wood Sideboard Cabinet, Using rope made of twisted paper, skilled artisans in Vietnam weave the classic rush pattern showcased in this beautifully crafted sideboard. Presenting a seamless facade concealing four push-open, bi-fold doors, the decorative patterning warms the clean-lined cabinet with organic texture. Not just great to look at, the sideboard provides roomy storage in two cabinets.

The Modern Organic Home is all about the mix—natural warmth & texture alongside beautifully crafted high-design looks. Crafted with warm natural wood, sleek glass accents, deep charcoal hues, earthy clay elements, and luxurious marble touches, each piece from this collection exudes timeless elegance. 

Plateia White Earthenware Vases, Danish mid-century modern ceramics inspired our Plateia vase, updated for today’s home with streamlined silhouettes in a variety of sizes. A cantilevered rim tops the vase with a dramatic plane, emphasizing the vessel’s clean curves and subtle taper. Display the vase on its own as a sculpture, presenting dried and faux botanicals or grouped together in a layered arrangement.

Warren White Stoneware Vases, The organic ridges and curves of this vase evokes the fascinating silhouettes of gourds, paper lanterns and seed pods. A reactive white glaze coats the stoneware, revealing glimpses of the natural clay and making each vase unique. Warren makes a striking spherical vessel for fresh, faux or dried branches and tall stems.

Marin Black Recycled Dinnerware, The newest evolution of our coveted Marin ceramic dinnerware crafts the collection’s signature organic curves with Ecogres®—stoneware made of 90% recycled clay. Glazed matte black, this dinnerware collection has a coupe shape to show off the raw charcoal clay on the exteriors, with subtle hints of grey visible through the glaze. Hand-finished by highly skilled artisans in Portugal to make each one unique, the freeform-rim dinnerware the artisanal dinnerware is designed to be lived with day in and day out.

This season, Crate and Barrel brings you even more beauty through a continued collaboration with American Interior Designer, Leanne Ford with the exclusive Origins Collection, showcasing fresh designs of modern farmhouse furniture and houseware. From layered neutrals to dreamy curves to a little rock and roll edge, it’s everything that makes the designer a star.

Asta Speckled Ceramic Canister with Wood Lid, Corral essential ingredients in style with this speckled ceramic canister. Made of durable stoneware, this speckled ceramic canister is finished in a semi-matte white glaze, except for the rim, which shows off the raw clay and then a sheer glaze flecked with brown. The gorgeously grained acacia lid with a silicone seal keeps contents fresh. Group with the other canisters in our exclusive Asta collection for display-worthy food storage on your countertop or open shelving. 

Crate & Barrel Monterey Cypress Green 5-Piece Non-Stick Ceramic Cookware Set, Inspired by West Coast mid-century modern design, the Monterey cookware set is a refined combination of function and style. The pans are crafted of heavy-gauge armored aluminum for strength and durability. Ideal for browning and searing with less oil, the non-stick cooking surfaces have a diamond-infused ceramic coating that effortlessly releases foods and cleans up easily. A lovely housewarming, graduation or wedding gift, the exclusive five-piece set includes a 10-inch frying pan, 3-quart lidded saucepan and 3-quart lidded saute pan.

A new collaboration with star Chef Eric Adjepong, on the other hand, features a vibrant collection that’s rooted in heritage combining his West African and New York City roots and designed to spark bold flavors and joyful gatherings.

Greye 60″ Ash Brown Burl Wood Desk with Swivel Drawers, This conversation-sparking office desk is prized for unusual patterning. Three cascading drawers swivel to open, revealing interiors painted dark olive green. To add to the desk’s mystique, the top drawer conceals a secret compartment that opens via a magnetic door. Whether used as a desk or a decorative console, Greye is a true showstopper.

Gig Leather Chesterfield Sofa by Leanne Ford, Sometimes the remix is even better. Leanne Ford’s take on the timeless Chesterfield sofa unwinds the clubby classic with modern simplicity. Designed to wow from every angle, the sofa floats in a room and gives you options for flexible layouts.

Willy Faux Travertine Resin Round Pedestal Coffee Table by Leanne Ford, Willy distills the classic pedestal table down to its striking essentials. Flawlessly replicating the gorgeous markings of travertine, the resin-crafted coffee table rides the line between function and form, with the elegant sculptural geometry of a work of modern art.

Rica White Wood and Grasscloth Bed by Leanne Ford, An ode to coastal cool, our Rica bed vibes tropical with design-forward curves and the breezy look of grass cloth. Inset grass cloth panels enhance the bed’s airy appearance with natural texture, while stepped woodworking adds curve-defining detail.

Twa Dark Acacia Wood Cutting Boards by Eric Adjepong, A vibrant kitchen, rooted in heritage. Designed by Chef Eric Adjepong for beautiful prepping and serving, sustainably sourced acacia wood is carved into three flowing shapes with handles for easy serving and display, then finished by hand for a rich, dark look. Intended to work together as a family, the small, medium and large Twa boards present cheeses, charcuterie and crudites or a selection of appetizers.

Ndwono Ne Ya Dark Acacia Wood Mill by Eric Adjepong, These salt and pepper mills were designed by Chef Eric Adjepong double as counter or tabletop sculptures. Crafted of sustainably sourced acacia wood, the gorgeously grained grinders add seasoning and beauty to your kitchen and dining room. Use the pair for cooking and serving—the etched S and P let you and your guests know which is which.

Kuruwa Hammered Glass Tumblers, Double Old-Fashioned Glasses and Pitcher by Eric Adjepong, Inspired by the famed hammering techniques of Ghanaian metalsmiths, Chef Eric Adjepong designed this glassware collection with a subtle hammered texture. The Kuruwa glassware collection’s bold, vivid hues adds whimsy to your tablescape.

Crate and Barrels new collection also includes the Cool Coastal Home, with its breezy and beautiful European beach getaway-inspired look.

Discover over 300+ new arrivals from Crate and Barrel that’s guaranteed to breathe new life into your home. Visit CRATE AND BARREL at SM Aura Premier, SM Makati, SM Megamall, call to order or shop online at today.

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Written by Village Connect

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