Circle Sofa

Thu 09 2006

Circle sofa.jpgDesign: Walter Knoll AG & Co. KG

The Circle sofa unit is made up of four parts, two of which make up a semicircle; all of which together create a round sculpture. The outline and contour looks highly sculptural and vigorous – and it is left open how one arranges these sofas in a room.


Thu 09 2006

vases and candleholders.jpgIDEA 2006: Consumer Products – Bronze Winner

This line of luminous vases and candleholders are hand blown from lead-free crystal. Offered in four different shapes and colours (blue, green, Bordeaux and clear), the objects also provide two functions in one: simply remove the candle cup to create a vase.

Regional Winner Waikato.jpgDesigner: Nicola Smylie from Mastercraft Kitchens Judges Comments: Innovative use of the glass for the benchtop and sliding doors behind splashback. Appealing combination of glass and aluminium.

Regional Winner Taranaki.jpgDesigner: Mal Corboy (CKDNZ) from Intrigue Kitchen Design

Judges Comments: Interesting impact using red and the colour illumination on glass.

Regional Winner Hawkes Bay.jpgDesigner: Teresa Daly(CKDNZ) from Divine Design

Judges Comments: A functional Kitchen with simple clean lines.

Household Fuel Cell Cogeneration System.jpgIDEA 2006: Consumer Products – Bronze Winner

This household fuel cell cogeneration system simultaneously generates electricity and hot water from city-supplied gas.

Regional Winner Wellington.jpgDesigner: Mal Corboy (CKDNZ) from Intrigue Kitchen Design

Judges Comments: Good solution found to deal with unnecessary window by covering with frosted glass. Great use of lighting, contrasting dark tones providing balance. Display shelves with quirky tin toy collection an eye-catching feature.

Best Kitchen Under $15,000.jpg

Designer: Jonelle Bowman from Mastercraft Kitchens

Runner Up Bathroom Designer Of The Year 2005.jpgDesigner: Peter Young from Waikanae Kitchen & Joinery

Sushi Plate.jpgIDEA 2006: Consumer Products – Bronze Winner

Made from high-quality porcelain with Palisander rosewood chopsticks, the “Sushi Time” Sushi Plate is a sushi and sashimi serving piece for two.