Best of Year 2009 Winner: Aquaovo, OVOPUR
Best of Year -- Interior Design, 12/1/2009 12:00:00 AM
Best of Year Winner, Kitchen: Appliances: Aquaovo — OVOPUR
OVOPUR is a high-style water filtration system that allows the health and design conscious to drink pure water. Manuel Descrochers, co-founder of Montreal-based AQUAOVO, is an expert in water purity. He created the four-layer water filtration system is freestanding and is as beautiful as it is innovative; it is made from natural materials.
Best of Year Merit Awards, Kitchen: Appliances
Elica — Grace-Elica Collection
The kitchen hood, Grace, comes with a cone shaped opaline glass shell in white, black or gold. A Magic Wand controls blower speed and lighting via touch or remote control. Efficient filter system includes dishwasher safe aluminium mesh grease filters plus odor filters, which can be washed and reused.
Liebherr — HWS 1800 Integrated Wine Storage Cabinet
Liebherr’s new HWS 1800 integrated wine cabinet brings wine storage out from under counter to eye level, creating a sleek line with its recessed handle. Designed to the same modular footprint as a built-in coffee maker, this compact unit holds 18 bottles in ideal preservation conditions.
Miele — CombiSet
Miele CombiSets™ are single or double-burner cooktops that stand alone or combine to customize any cooking surface - or even to create multiple cooking stations. CombiSets™ are available in gas, electric, induction, or deep fryer/boiler, along with a Japanese Tepan Yaki in a stainless design with sleek steel knobs and an ergonomically inclined control panel.