Elle Deco International Design Awards
Elle Decor April 2009

There are 24 international Elle Deco magazines, and each year all of the editors come together to name the best designer furnishings. This year there were some gorgeous pieces from visionary designers across the globe.

  • 1 - The editors of all 24 Elle Deco magazines have deemed these designs the best of the year. Representing countries all over the globe, they have spotlighted the best of designer furnishings for 2008

  • 2 - Bath: Glass collection by Piero Lissoni for Boffi

  • 3 - Bed: Buonanotte Valentina bed by Noe Duchaufour-Lawrance for Ceccotti Collezioni

  • 4 - Fabric: Village by Alfredo Haberli for Kvadrat

  • 5 - Floor Covering: Mondo rug by Lorenzo Damiani for Cappellini

  • 6 - Furniture: Stack storage drawers by Shay Alkalay for Establised & Sons (featured on Apartment Therapy: New York here)

  • 7 - Kitchen: b2 mobile kitchen system by EOOS for Bulthaup

  • 8 - Lighting: Tropico lamps by Giulio Iacchetti for Foscarini

  • 9 - Seating: Myto chair by Konstantin Grcic for Plank (featured on Apartment Therapy: New York here)

  • 10 - Tabletop: 100 Piazze trays by Fabio Novembre for Driade

  • 11 - Wall Covering: Dechirer tiles by Patricia Urquiola for Mutina

  • 12 - Young Designer of the Year: Luca Nichetto; Nichetto's Neverending bookcase for Andreoli shown (one of Nichetto's designs featured on Apartment Therapy: LA here)

  • 13 - Designer of the Year: Tokujin Yoshioka; Yoshioka's Bouquet chairs for Moroso shown

  • 14 - Tokujin Yoshioka (one of Yoshioka's designs featured on Apartment Therapy: SF here )