The Australian International Design Awards is Australia?s most prestigious and diverse design awards program. It’s opened for all professional products which are available for sale in Australia or designed by Australians.
There are a lot of good works in this year entries. I wanna highlight some that I found the most interesting ones related to our beloved homes. Mostly I’m pretty impressed by this year kitchen appliances. There are a lot of good products by Miele, Simens, De?Longhi, Electrolux and other great brands.
The Siemens liftMatic is a revolutionary wall-mounted oven with a built-in lift. The lift allows access to the food from three sides, without doors or handles. The oven also heats more efficiently than traditional ovens, as rising heat remains trapped within the oven. In my opinion the idea is great because it makes using of wall-mounted oven experience much more comfortable.
VELA LCD Canopy hood
The designer and manufacturer of the hood is ILVE Italy. The VELA LCD hood is one of the most hi-tech hoods on the market. Auto switching off system, LCD monitor with remote control, touch screen commands, automatic adjusting in accordance with the quantity of heat from the cooking are the things that pick it out other kitchen hoods. It of course have a great minimalistic and thanks to LCD quite unique design.
Fisher & Paykel is the designer and producer of this cooking surface. The design has removed traditional, awkward gas hobs with an elegant, flush, easy clean design that fuses. Although there are plenty of gas cooking surfaces made from ceramic on the market, CookSurface has the most unique and usable pan supports.
Perfecta Cappuccino is one of new De?Longhi Appliances products. Like other premium coffee machines it automate everything to simplify a coffee making process to pressing one button. Although with Perfecta Cappuccino the coffee could be easily personalized. Everything is adjustable: grinding, coffee quantity, water quantity and steam emission. The coffee machine has a very friendly frontal access and unique milk container which can be stored in refrigerator.