Across the Table is a collection of interactive tableware that acts as a social catalyst, helping two people on a date advance their romantic connection.
Starting a conversation can be difficult on a first date; For Starters is a set of napkins that spark questions, whose answers will reveal light-hearted and interesting facts and stories about your date. Eating and drinking at the same speed can sometimes indicate that people are vibrating on the same wavelength; Pace is a spout that enables you to become more aware of the rhythm and timing of your fellow diner. Eye contact can create a feeling of true connection with another being; Eye-to-Eye is a bowl that allows you to catch glances of your date’s eyes. Sometimes taboo subjects are the most interesting part of the person sitting across from you.Hard to Bring Up is a set of small plates that slowly reveal hints of vices, desires, futures, and pasts. With these sets of objects, a true romantic connection may last beyond the mealtime; the end of a date may mark the beginning of a future. Don’t you want to discover who’s Across the Table?