The finalists for the Bombay Sapphire Design Discovery Award have been announced.
October 1st, 2010
Stilla by Andrew Simpson & Oliver Smith – Wine decanter
Hitman by Michael Hoppe – Multi purpose tool and Cantilabra by David Knott – A Cantilevered Candelabra
Flatform Shelf by Toby Horrocks – Shelving
Labbro and Organis Paper Plates by Nick Rennie
Basics Collection by Daniel Emma – Paperweight, pendant light, paperclip holder & mirror
Flexible Desk Lam by John Quan – Lighting and Factory Slide by Henry Wilson – Lighting
Monkey Grip by Adam Cornish – Pot plant hanger and Offcut Stool by Ben Edwards – Furniture
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