Article from the 2011-04-06
Excellent design: the Stelton Knife Series Pure Black and the additional Pure White Magnetic Strip are part of the spring 2011 masters. Three desired design awards as a total were given to Pure Black and White, amongst them also the “Red Dot Design Award Best of the Best”.
Already in January, the designers HolmbäckNordentoft received the “Accent on Design Award” in New York for exceptional design, creativity and innovative products design. In February the “Formland Design Award” for unique, functional design followed. The responsible prize committee was amazed: ”Pure Black is the embodiment of good design. The knives are dark, out of stainless steel, forged in one piece; furthermore they lie pleasantly in the hand. They unify functionality and beauty. Pure Black is the unequivocal winner from the spring design award.”
The third and maybe most exclusive design award in the league is the desired “Red Dot Design Award: Best of the Best. This one is only given to exceptional products within the awarding of the Red Dot Design Award in July, and it prices designs with the highest design quality. Accordingly exquisite is the winners list: only 1.3 percent of the submitted products were honoured with a “Red Dot Design Award: Best of the Best” in the year 2011.