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duck timer by eero aarnio for alessi
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jan 25, 2013
duck timer by eero aarnio for alessi


‘duck timer’ by eero aarnio for alessi
image courtesy alessi

 

 

presented at maison et objet 2013 in paris, the electronic kitchen ‘duck timers’ for alessi by finnish eero aarnio incorporates a playful form that references the animals iconic characteristics. conceived in a thermoplastic resin, the gadget makes a perfect cooking addition for any culinary enthusiast – or duck fanatics.

 

 

white duck, orange beak
image courtesy alessi

 

 

black duck, yellow beak
image courtesy alessi

 

 

yellow duck, black beak
image courtesy alessi

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