2013 Melbourne Design Awards - Key Dates

25 August 2013 - Extended close date
2 September 2013 - Judging
19 September 2013 - Finalists announced
15 October 2013 - Rating Closes
23 October 2013 - Awards Night
Best of the best - Winners list

Product Design - Homewares

This award celebrates creative and innovative design for either a component or overall product. Consideration given to aspects that relate to human usage, aesthetics, selection of components and materials, and the resolution of assembly, manufacturing and the overall function.

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Nominations in Category

UpperCup - UpperCup / Charlwood Design

Product Design - Homewares

- Winner

UpperCup is the world's finest reusable coffee cup. Designed, developed and manufactured in Melbourne.

Daisy - Tufts

Product Design - Homewares


Inspired by sunny summer days spent in the studio, the daisy range from Tufts is made from brightly colored porcelain. With functional pieces for the table such as bowls and egg cups and decorative items including tealights, plant pots and pendant lights, the Daisy range is made to make you feel happy!

Interlocking Wine Rack - Power to Make

Product Design - Homewares


Let's design an extendable and configurable range of products using one or two geometries only! LLDS has designed an innovative wine rack that allows users to decide how they want to store and display their wine collection; you can add and grow the wine rack over time, dismantle and reconfigure at any time. It is a functional product that is simple to use and elegant in solution.

Willow 5L Alpine Jug - Willow Ware Australia Pty Ltd / Willow Ware Australia Pty Ltd

Product Design - Homewares


The design challenge addressed was to build on the legacy of the original Alpine Jug with a new fully automated production line, improved material processes and functionality.


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