Concrete has come a long way from your basement floor and bunker walls. Modern applications add unexpected texture and a contemporary aesthetic to any space. And although heavy in weight (the below table weighs 1,000 lbs), the pieces are strong enough to stand the test of time.
JAMES DE WULF
Ping Pong table; $13,216.
Rho concrete basin; $2,080.
Karam pendant light; starting at $496.40.
Concrete marbled tray; $90.
Eleish van Breems Home, Westport; evbantiques.com
Volume round pedestal coffee table; $499.
It’s no surprise we are craving concrete and stone right now. During uncertain times, these are materials that we can shape and make our own. They stand for permanence, strength and stability.
-Kristin Allen, Avantgarden Ltd