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Chrysalis by Vaselli Marmi srl

 This powerful scene of orderly set of raw stone blocks standing in the field, each one different from the next, and the captivating idea that the rawness of them all will soon be tamed to become a uniquely designed product are the inspiration for this outdoor kitchen. Like the splitting of the chrysalis and the slow unfolding of the wings, this outdoor kitchen is both raw and refined, reminiscent of its not so far past." These words by Irene Goldberg, designer of Chrysalis with her brand OBJECT, explain us the philosophy from which the outdoor kitchen has taken shape. The outdoor kitchen in pictures was obtained from one single block of Becagli Travertine from the Cipressi Quarry, a stone from our territory characterized by a very high chromatic variety, even greater than the other Rapolano Travertines, that distinguishes itself from the other different kinds of Becagli because of its bigger tending to a copper shade. In fact, this particular kind of stone, with its so strong character, is able to enhance the matter of the kitchen and the unpredictability of its lines, making every piece unrepeatable, a son of the quarry itself. Irene took inspiration visiting Rapolano Quarries, where is common to see yards with blocks of different dimensions and shape showing natural concrections similar to the ones on the extremities of the outdoor kitchen. From Archello: Read More