‘Silver by Aston Martin’ luxury silverware collection celebrates the very best in contemporary British design
The iconic British sports car brand Aston Martin, which recently marked the start of its birthday celebrations with the unveiling of a bespoke, special Centenary Edition Vanquish, has been collaborating with different design houses, brands and artists to come up with impressive lifestyle products inspired by the elegance, craftsmanship and engineering excellence that has been built into every Aston Martin since its foundation in 1913. Over the times, we have seen some of the finest collaboration examples like the Aston Martin mobile accessories by Beyzacases, the bespoke ‘upcycled’ Aston Martin furniture by Nicholas Mee & Company, Mobiado CPT002 Aston Martin concept phone, the Aston Martin office furniture collection by Formatalia Luxury Group, the luxury jewels collection by Calleija, the ultimate driver’s shoe collection from John Lobb, and the recently released Aston Martin AMVOX7 chronograph by Jaeger-LeCoultre. And, now the British automaker has took the creative services of the London’s finest silversmiths Grant Macdonald to come up with an exclusive silverware collection dubbed ‘Silver by Aston Martin’. From luxury picnic hampers to replicas, tableware to gifts, and travel accessories, this collection of handcrafted silverware for home actually celebrates the very best in contemporary British design.
Hand-crafted by Grant Macdonald’s expert silversmiths, the ‘Silver by Aston Martin’ that fuses high end technology and traditional craftsmanship impressively takes the inspiration from the Aston Martin sports cars known for its highly competitive performance aspects.
Further, the dynamic proportions, razor fine lines and sumptuous curves, inspires graceful forms in sterling silver, gold, carbon-fibre and other fine materials throughout the range.
The line is broken into 6 categories of Eating, Drinking, Gifts, Models, Travel & Picnic, and Bespoke.
Quantum Dining Cutlery
Borne out of masterful design and the finest quality materials, this hallmarked sterling silver and black ruthenium plated cutlery service is a 12-piece set which comprises of a dinner knife and fork, a dessert knife, fork and spoon, a fish knife and fork, a tea knife, a table spoon, soup spoon, coffee spoon, and a tea spoon.
The One-77 Bottle Cooler ‘Gold’
The carbon-fiber inner layer of this bottle cooler holds the ice and water, while it’s insulated from the polished sterling silver exterior to prevent condensation forming.
Centerpiece Bowl ‘Gold’
This sterling silver bowl lined with 24 carat gold can be used for holding flowers, fruits, nuts and confectioneries.
Aston Martin Picnic Hamper
Designed for two, this beautiful picnic hamper has been crafted using finest materials, 100% Scottish lambswool, English fine bone China and Irish Damask linen.
Starting Price: $1,420
The knife is styled on Aston Martin’s thoroughbred sports car DB9. The car’s front grille inspires the sleek lattice structure of the handle.
The One-77 car model
This limited-edition perfect gift for any Aston Martin One-77 enthusiast comes hand-finished in hallmarked silver and mounted on a solid rosewood and sterling silver plinth incorporating a plaque detailing.