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Press filter coffee maker or infuser in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished and heat resistant glass, silk-screened.
Mame is testimony to Jasper Morrison’s attention to the small and incremental improvements in the evolution of everyday objects for making coffee: classic and minimal shapes that are characterised by simple details, making them...
Kettle 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished with handle and small bird-shaped whistle in PA, light blue. Magnetic steel bottom suitable for induction cooking.
This celebrated kettle with the bird that sings when the water has boiled was a great success when it was introduced in 1985, and for Alessi it represented a meeting of great design and m...
Salt castor in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished with base and lid in PA, light blue..
"Graves'highly personal and easy to recognize formal style blends influences from the european tradition, Art Deco, American "pop", and flashes of pre-Columbian culture. He has shown he can bewitch the public like only very few of the designers with whom i...
Kettle in 18/10 stainless steel with handle, black and prehistoric reptilian whistle, copper metallic finish, in PA. Magnetic steel bottom.
Designed by Michael Graves in 1985, the kettle with the bird-shaped whistle became one of the icons of 20th century design. To mark the 30th anniversary of this famous kettle, Graves redesigns the whistle, ...
Extensible trivet in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished.
Pop, humor and smart design, three cornerstone themes in the lengthy design history of the D’Urbino and Lomazzi duo, who are back with a new version of the trivet.
Width (cm): 19.00
Height (cm): 12.00
Length (cm): 51.00
Sugar bowl with spoon in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished, handles in PA, light blue and knob in PA, black.
"Graves'highly personal and easy to recognize formal style blends influences from the european ytradition, Art Deco, American "pop", and flashes of pre-Columbian culture. He has shown he can bewitch the public like only very few of th...
Spoon rest in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished.
Inspired by drops of liquid metal, Valerio Sommella has designed the T-1000 spoon rest, that belongs to the collection Objects Bijoux. The name T-1000 is a clear reference to a character from the film Terminator who, made from liquid metal, is able to assume any form he wishes. Its particular...
Tea infuser in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished.
A classic, timeless piece turns into a tea infuser. “T-Timepiece”, designed by young Dutch designer Titus Wybenga, resembles a pocket watch with a novel function. An evocative design that suites us to carry “T-timepiece” always with us, to “stop the time” to have a break wherever we are.
Tea infuser in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished.
The MG35 tea infuser enriches the family of objects designed by Michael Graves around his famous kettle with the bird-shaped whistle. In 1988 Graves added the first two objects of the series to the kettle, the 9096 Creamer and the 9098 sugar bowl, which were soon followed by other pieces dist...
Tray in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished and PA.
Designed to hold the 9097 sugar bowl and 9096 creamer, important members of the 9093 kettle with bird family, with the same cone-shaped body, dotted decoration on the base and and characteristic handles.
Width (cm): 16.50
Height (cm): 12.50
Length (cm): 28.50
Espresso Coffee Maker designed by Richard Sapper. This coffee maker is Alessi's first espresso coffee maker and the first Alessi item in permanent collection of Moma.
Richard Sapper was norn in 1932 in Munich. In the early 1960's he began to collaborate with the Italian Architect Marco Zanuso, together they acted as design consultants for Brion...
Pepper mill in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished with fins in PA, light blue.
It belongs to the family of objects created by the American designer Micheal Graves. Born in Indianapolis, he teaches architecture in Princeton since 1962. His architectural works include the Portland Building and the Humana Building, the extension of the Whitney ...
Honey dipper in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished.
The “acacia” honey dipper is part of the collection of “Objets-Bijoux”. “acacia” is the result of research carried out by its designer, Miriam Mirri, into the sweet world of honey. Her studies led her to design an object suitable for use with all of the different kinds of honey on the market...
Designed by Mario Trimachi, the successful series consisting of rectangular metal 'cards' has been expanded into a jewelry line focusing on creating a new typology of jewels. Two post earrings in 18/10 stainless steel.
Width: 1 3/16 in.
Mario Trimarchi, born in Sicily, has lived and worked in Milan since 1983. He has been Director of Advanced...
THE FIRST TWENTY YEARS OF AN ICON
A best seller since it was first produced in 1994, the Anna G. corkscrew is a tongue-in-cheek homage to a real woman. Her smiling face has become something of a cult figure over the years, giving birth (so to speak) to a rich family of objects for the table and kitchen in a wide range of materials.
Set of 6 Tea spoons in steel mirror polished.
Length (cm): 13.00
Designed by Alessandro Mendini
Alessandro was born in Milan in 1931 and graduated in 1959. He is an architect, artist, designer and design manager, theorist and journalist and began his profession at the Nizzoli studio. In 1970 he gave up planning to concentrate on journalism rel...