Ikea Launches New Housewares, Art Photography

Vardagen introductions include cookware, bakeware, dinnerware and glassware
March 30, 2016Allison Zisko

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NEW YORK—Ikea is launching new products in its Vardagen series of tabletop and housewares as well as a new limited-edition collection of art photography in April.

The Vardagen introductions include cookware, bakeware, dinnerware and glassware. The lidded cookware has a layer of aluminum sandwiched between a stainless-steel base and copper rivets on its handles. The bakeware encompasses traditional tins for making cakes, pies and loaves of bread and are recyclable. The tableware includes bowls in many sizes that can be used for serving or regular everyday soups and salads, while the glassware offers traditional shapes with an artisan feeling.

The limited-edition art photography will be available at Ikea U.S. stores starting the first week of April. The second annual collection in the Ikea Art Event series, art photography was created by Ikea with the intention of democratizing fine art and making it available to the many, the retailer said. Spanning from the highly abstract to the figurative, the collection reflects the rich and inspiring diversity in contemporary art photography worldwide.

Allison ZiskoAllison Zisko | Managing Editor/Tabletop Editor
azisko@hfnmag.com

After 15 years of covering the tabletop industry, Allison Zisko is still as enthusiastic as ever about the dinnerware, glassware and flatware categories. An in-depth analysis of how the category works intrigues her just as much as the latest fashion trends. As managing editor, Allison oversees the daily e-newsletter and works behind the scenes to help produce the print issue each month. She also directs HFN’s housewares coverage and covers the cutlery category. An avid reader, Allison is eager to talk to anyone and everyone about the latest book they are reading.

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