• Monday, October 20th, 2014, 6:00 p.m.
  • ASFD 18th Annual Pinnacle™ Awards 2013 Pinnacle Winners
    Occasional Tables:  Aviator
    Kim Price, ASFD for KAVANTE, Inc.

    The Aviator Cocktail Table is deemed "a clear winner" by the judges as an outstanding contemporary design. The silhouette is elegant and sophisticated, and offers sleek hidden functionality. The judges laud the availability of custom sizes and finishes as a bonus for consumers and interior designers.
  • ASFD 18th Annual Pinnacle™ Awards 2013 Pinnacle Winners
    Youth Furniture:  Boardwalk
    Richard Schroeder, ASFD; Denis Kissane, ASFD for Stanley Furniture

    Although Boardwalk wins in the youth furniture category, the judges noted that this design is versatile for both a kid's room, a guest room or second bedroom. Indeed, the judges felt that the collection features "grown-up styling." And, with a choice of finish, the design has unisex appeal.
  • ASFD 18th Annual Pinnacle™ Awards 2013 Pinnacle Winners
    Casual Dining:  Skeletal
    Mandy Shanahan, ASFD for Phillips Collection

    The lightweight, airy design of Skeletal provides a fresh approach to casual dining. The creative use of mixed materials also adds special interest.
  • ASFD 18th Annual Pinnacle™ Awards 2013 Pinnacle Winners
    Formal Dining:  Cabinetmaker's Cherry
    Robert Mulder for Harden Furniture

    The judges give their highest marks to the designer for his relaxed approach to formal dining in Cabinetmaker's Cherry. The collection is further enhanced by the rich beauty of the wood and the choice of a warm medium finish.
  • ASFD 18th Annual Pinnacle™ Awards 2013 Pinnacle Winners
    Stationary Upholstery:  Black Beauty
    Christopher Sandomenico for Caracole

    A modern approach on classic Windsor styling is taken in the Black Beauty chair. The judges applaud the proper scale of the frame as well as the world-class combination of materials.
  • ASFD 18th Annual Pinnacle™ Awards 2013 Pinnacle Winners
    Leather Upholstery:  Miller Chair
    Jessica Green for American Leather

    We're always talking about the crossover of fashion design into home furnishings, and the Miller Chair translates its beltloop detail in high style. The sleek legs have a sexy allure, and the frame looks extremely comfortable. The judges praise American Leather's expansion of lighter scale frames.
  • ASFD 18th Annual Pinnacle™ Awards 2013 Pinnacle Winners
    Home Lighting:  Cavaletti
    David Kitts, ASFD; David Martin, ASFD; Zach Pyle, ASFD for Hubbardton Forge

    This design team has taken the hand-forged tradition of Hubbardton Forge to a new highpoint with Cavaletti. The sculptural, jewelry-like use of metal helps the fixture resemble a mobile, but notably with delicate detail.

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Founded in 1981, ASFD is an international, non-profit, professional organization dedicated to advancing, improving and supporting the profession of furniture design and its positive impact in the marketplace. Membership includes both American and International professional designers, trade affiliates and associates, professors and furniture design students.

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