No matter what time of year, unexpected guests and random drop-ins seem do tend to happen with unparalleled frequency. And no matter what time of day, they all seem to want a drink.
Nowe while on the whole, we’re all happy to play bartender for our friends and family, the wear and tear from watermarks can be devastating to the furniture. If only there were a cool collection of coasters to choose from …
Coasters are one of the most commonly forgotten items in our home bar arsenal. So we thought we’d help you out with a selection of coasters we think will be perfect for all your entertaining.
Sullivan Cove Leather Coasters
These leather coasters are handmade especially for Sullivans Cove by MAKA Leathergoods right here in southern Tasmania. Comes as a set of four.
Available from sullivancove.com.au
Vintage Aviation Instrument Coasters
This Vintage Instrument six-pack coaster set almost resembles the cockpit of a Corsair … almost. The coasters are made with a tough polystyrene frame and black rubber anti-skid base.
Available from aviationwebsite.com
Shag “Palm Springs” Coasters
Noithing says cool more than these Shag designed “Palm Springs” Earthware coasters. each set includes On A Sunday Morning
Palm Springs Afternoon, Riviera Resort & Spa, The Air Up There (featuring a Charles Dubois designed A-Frame home)
Available from shagstore.com
Sunnylife Reversible Havana Coaster
Shake up your summer drinks with these Havana Reversible Coasters. Sold in a set of 16, these tropically themed coasters will make the most of the hot summer days.
Available from sunnylife.com.au
Upcycled Record Coasters
Made of labels cut from the centre of actual vinyl records, these hi-fi discs are sealed so moisture won’t seep through to the surface. Comes in a set of six assorted labels.
Available from uncommongoods.com
Vintage Human Anatomy Ceramic Coasters set
This set is great for anyone who loves anatomy or macabre themed coasters. Featuring four different vintage skeleton illustration, these images are printed with black ink on white ceramic coasters.
Available from etsy.com
BANKSY Print Coasters
These large art coasters come in a set of 10 and are made with a heat-resistant lacquer and a high-quality cork backing.
Available from amazon.com