Wild About Wicker

Whether with rattan or resin, the centuries-old style of weaving gets a modern update


Cascais chandelier by Serena & Lily, Wicker or Woven_FD32-3AMade by hand from start to finish, each slat-style pendant in the Cascais chandelier by Serena & Lily is wrapped with rattan peel and positioned into four cascading tiers.

Braided rattan urns by Oomph, Wicker or Woven_FD32-3C

Roman aesthetics meet sustainability in these braided rattan urns by Oomph. Mounted on a high pedestal, the pieces’ eye-catching texture make them instant standouts.

Jonathan Adler wicker rattan giraffe mount, Wicker or Woven_FD32-3B

We can always count on Jonathan Adler for something irreverent, and his wicker rattan giraffe mount is just that. The piece is weaved by a single artisan over the course of four days and then coated in lacquer to maintain its shape.

Grisha centerpiece by Burke Décor, Wicker or Woven_FD32-3E

Artisans for Burke Décor employ ancient techniques to mold thin rattan into the unique concentric form of the Grisha centerpiece, a lovely addition to alfresco tablescapes.

Designed by Harrison and Nicholas Condos for RH, the La Paz lounge chair, Wicker or Woven_FD32-3D copy

Designed by Harrison and Nicholas Condos for RH, the La Paz lounge chair embraces curves, crisp angles, and an openwork tripod leg for a sculptural silhouette made light by an all-weather basket weave.

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Text by Luis R. Rigual

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