In Search Of — Ice Buckets


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Welcome to the daily series, In Search Of, where we look high and low on Krrb for one-of-a-kind items that we must have now! Today we’re looking for Ice Buckets.

Leave that plastic one in the motel room! These pieces are the only ones worth stealing.

Cork Ice Bucket in Paris, France

This ice bucket is unique if you consider its properties: unlike the common buckets, it’s not cold or wet in the outside surface, while keeping the ice perfectly solid in the interior recyclable plastic. The cork’s thermic insulation capacities create a stunning barrier between the bucket’s inside and outside temperatures. Visit Corkway Store’s Krrb Corner. 325 euro.

Mid-Century Lucite “Ice Cube” Bucket in Wheeling, IL

Designed by WILARDY, renowned maker of ladies lucite box purses – circa 1950s. This is a rare and highly collectable ice bucket. Made to look like a solid block of ice and the high polished Chrome Handle resembles an ice tong. Visit Ed’s Krrb Corner. $275.

Mod Psychedelic ice bucket 60s in Chicago, IL

This is a groovy ice bucket from the 1960s or early 1970s. Visit Gab Deluxe’s Krrb Corner. $20

Vintage Dansk Quistgaard Teak Ice Bucket with Lid in Evanston, IL

Cocktails are back! Large iconic staved teak “Congo” ice bucket designed by Jens Quistgaard for Dansk in 1954. Visit HUNTmodern?auto=format design’s Krrb Corner. $150

Modernist Lucite Golf Ball Ice Bucket in Garden Grove, CA

An atomic, lucite golf ball ice bucket with a lovely swivel top, very convenient to use. Visit Modernist Mayhem’s Krrb Corner. $75