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Cute Organic Bakery in Amsterdam Boasts Recycled Shipping Pallets Interior

Posted By Ana Lisa Alperovich On January 29, 2013 @ 4:36 pm In Architecture,green furniture,Green Materials,green packaging,Recycled Materials | No Comments

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De Laatste Kruimel opened early last year and is a great little spot for enjoying delicious homemade organic food [5] like classic lemon poppy seed scones. Its central feature is a pay desk, storage and table all in one, which was constructed from stacked shipping pallets. Made with the help of a craftsman friend, Martin Peterse [6], the recycled furniture gives the café a unique ready-made identity while giving the pallets [7] a new life.

The place has been decorated with Ivelina’s vintage objects, which she found by constanty popping ito the nearby Noordermarkt fleamarket. [8] Her partner, Pavel, who spent 7 years working at restaurants, is the brains and brawn behing the sumptuous tasty food [9]. From Pies, quiches, bread and croissants to marmelades, Pavels cooks them all in his open kitchen.

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White enamel colanders are used hanging luminaires in the kitchen. An old coffee grinder serves as a unique base for a Tiffany-style lampshade. The sturdy shelves used to support cooking [10] ingredients, utensils and even a small oven were also created from pallets.

The chalked menu on the wall changes every week so people don’t get bored and come back for more — although classic staples remain year round. Moreover, De Laatste Kruimel throws nothing away; for instance, yesterday’s scones and hard bread are recycled into bread pudding or French toast.

The perfect little spot for homemade delights, good coffee and a bit of people watching, Amsterdam’s [11] De Laatste Kruimel’s food will definitely have you devouring the last crumb.

+ De Laatste Kruimel [3]

Photo © Ana Lisa Alperovich for Inhabitat


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[3] De Laatste Kruimel: http://www.delaatstekruimel.nl/

[4] Amsterdam: http://inhabitat.com/amsterdams-proef-restaurant-features-recycled-furniture-and-serves-only-local-organic-food/

[5] food: http://inhabitat.com/eindhovens-exquisite-food-culture-exhibition-proves-design-can-help-promote-sustainable-eating/

[6] Martin Peterse: http://www.behance.net/gallery/De-Laatste-Kruimel/2767739

[7] pallets: http://inhabitat.com/a-community-garden-blooms-at-berlins-abandoned-tempelhof-airport/

[8] Noordermarkt fleamarket.: http://www.iamsterdam.com/en-GB/Ndtrc/Noordermarkt

[9] food: http://inhabitat.com/photos-delicious-brutal-and-erotic-food-designs-on-display-at-the-berlin-taste-festival/

[10] cooking: http://inhabitat.com/cooking-with-mama-uses-skype-and-unloved-vegetables-to-whip-up-yummy-meals/

[11] Amsterdam’s: http://inhabitat.com/incredible-amsterdam-office-created-entirely-from-cardboard/

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