The winners of Design Awards 2009 Wallpaper magazine has just been unveiled. The opportunity to discover or rediscover some products and outstanding projects of the year 2008. As the flexible radiator hose coiled garden paces.

For this 2009 vintage, the jury of the Design Awards was made up of personalities such as Kanye West, Jean Nouvel, Ines de la Fressange, Marc Newson, Sir Ken Adam and Stefano Pilati. Voted "Appliance of the Year" by this host of stars, the Ciussai water heater designed by Giorgio Di Tullio and Stefano Ragaini for the Italian manufacturer Ad Hoc.

This radiator consists of a flexible metal hose that can be rolled up and moved to fit the spaces and desires of its users.  

Wound on a horizontal metal bar or a hook attached to the wall, simply place a few meters from the radiator to lay on his bed and warm the sheets before putting the hose in place on the wall.

The Ciussai radiator is available in 4 models, from 15 to 40 meters in length. For more information on this product, visit the manufacturer's website.

Among the other winners of these Design Awards, let us also mention 2 projects already mentioned on

Named "Houses of the year," thea House NGH by Sou Fujimoto Architects. In the manner of a construction game, the rafters stack and shift to create the living space of this small Japanese weekend house. Another look at the wood architecture. Read more ...


Voted "the most life-changing product of 2009", the Bloomframe window designed by the Dutch architecture firm Hofman Dujardin. Presented at the Equip'Baie 2008 trade fair by the manufacturer Kawneer, Bloomframe is a window concept that can be transformed into a balcony. As astonishing as it is innovative. Read more ...

For more information, see the article that we recently devoted to this object.

Source: Wallpaper

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