ISSUE 69  |  Spring Cleaning

Stylish Outdoor Entertaining with Compostable Paper Plates

April 23, 2013 5:00 PM

BY Christine Chang Hanway

A while back, we admired the Wasara line of sculptural disposable paper goods designed by Tokyo-based Shinichiro Ogata. Since then, the line has received a Good Design Award from the Chicago Museum of Architecture and Design–and now we’re admiring the packaging as well. 

Images via Cloth and Goods

Above: Made from tree-free renewable materials (sugarcane fiber, bamboo, and reed pulp), the eco-friendly pieces are oil- and water-resistant and fully biodegradable and compostable; perfect for outdoor entertaining. 

Above: Wasara Compote Bowl; $12 for a pack of six.

Above: The paper goods stack efficiently; prices range from a set of 6 Bowls for $12 to a set of 8 Plates for $14 at Cloth and Goods.

Above: The Coffee Cup comes with its own drinking spout; a set of six is $12. 

Are you as excited as we are about summer entertaining? See 38 images of Entertaining in our Gallery of rooms and spaces. 

N.B.: See more of the range in Tabletop: Wasara Paper Goods.