Being able to turn to environmentally friendly products at any time is always a boon. When you’re out and about and in need of a quick drink, it’s even more so!
With the majority of markets becoming more aware of the need to reduce unnecessary waste for the sake of the planet and everything on it, there’s never been a better time to focus on exactly how forward-thinking design can help out with these concerns.
Thankfully more and more design companies are taking efforts to provide the best in sustainable products. Straws are often at the frontline of the new dynamic in choosing reusable and environmentally aware products.
With single use plastics set to be banned from many nations across the globe, it is reassuring to see leading design teams taking the necessary steps to bring in a new era of responsible products.
The above Artesano Glass Straws, Set of 4 from Villeroy & Boch are a great example of how to do this in a strikingly cool way. The collection of glass straws are ideal for hot and cold drinks, and arrive in four vivid colours.
Made from borosilicate glass, the straws can be washed in the dishwasher or simply by hand. Enjoy a drink wherever you are and have an impact in helping out the Earth. Sounds like a win to us!
The Tumbler with Straw, Bridesmaid by Kate Spade also makes a brilliant case for elegant style and practical re-usability. The design takes in the word ‘bridesmaid’ and other motivational phrases embossed in gold across a rose pink background.
The included straw is just one of the special features of this luxurious tumbler, with a leak-proof lid and lead free and BPA free materials all part of the glamourous and practical application. Ideal for a wedding gift, the tumbler is great way to celebrate in style.
Revol are a world famous brand in homeware, with their porcelain and drinking vessels often characterised by a unique design fused with pragmatic usefulness.
The above Glass Milk Bottle and Stainless Steel Straws are brilliant for showcasing a striking retro display . Ideal for floral displays, special occasions or for simply enjoying a drink. With no fear of guilt of any left over single-use plastics, this is another of the artistic and stylish designs capable of actioning a positive change in outlook.