BLUM: New Excellent Solutions for the Current Furniture Trends

German Design Award and iF Design Award for flap lift and fastening system

The design of Blum products convinces internationally and is repeatedly honored. The Austrian hardware specialist has recently received the German Design Award for two products: for its new Expando T fastening system and for the Aventos HK top flap system. For the latter there was also the iF Design Award.

Blum Aventos HK top: German Design Award 2019 and iF Design Award 2019 for Blum’s new flap system with integrated functions and a straightforward design in a small size. Photo: Blum
Excellent product design by Blum

Design plays a major role in the development of modern furniture fittings. On the one hand, sophisticated solutions support … [READ MORE]

Kesseböhmer: Plenty of space in the smallest room

Pull-out larders from Kesseböhmer are among the classics

Pull-out larders, as storage cabinets are classics. No wonder: a kitchen cabinet with this equipment uses the storage space optimally on a small footprint. It provides a clear view of the entire storage material from two or three sides and convenient access to all stored food and utensils at all times. Because the content moves when opening completely out to the front.

Kesseböhmer pull-out larder Junior. A kitchen cabinet with this equipment optimally uses the storage space on a small footprint. Photo: Kesseböhmer

With his “DispensaKesseböhmer makes the tried and tested principle from the pharmacy accessible to kitchen users. In different widths with a fixed or height-adjustable frame, the … [READ MORE]

SALICE: iF Design Award 2018

SALICE’S AIR HINGE WINS THE IF DESIGN AWARD 2018

Yet another accolade for the revolutionary Air concealed hinge. Adding to the numerous awards already bestowed, both in Italy and internationally, Air has won an iF Design Award 2018, in the “Home Furniture” category for its combination of the highest technical merit with sophisticated design, ingeniously accommodated in the mere 10mm of space required by this truly revolutionary hinge.

SALICE Air Push hinges. Photo: SALICE

As the awards proliferate, the international recognition of Air as a highly innovative and functional product grows apace. This hinge incorporates an integrated soft close mechanism for decelerated closing and with its compactness and small size is able to integrate perfectly with the cabinet.

Air is … [READ MORE]

GERA Leuchten: iF DESIGN AWARD 2018

GERA Leuchten receives prestigious iF DESIGN AWARD 2018

The iF DESIGN AWARD is one of the most coveted awards for design services. Since 1954, the iF International Forum Design has selected industrial products which set themselves apart from the competition. This year, GERA Leuchten received the internationally recognized seal of approval for its 2P3 lighting system.

GERA Leuchten lighting system 2P3. It is timeless, simple and universal. Photo: GERA Leuchten

The horizontal profile thus belongs to the exclusive product group, which was highlighted by a 63-strong international team of experts from 6,402 submissions. With the iF DESIGN AWARD 2018 GERA Leuchten continues its strategic success story: The award is the 10th award for products of the company from Thuringia.

“With … [READ MORE]