Since 1921, Italian design company Alessi has stood out for the high
quality of its products. Almost a century of history, and the brand
continues to be synonymous with unique household items that balance
Alessi’s love for culture, aesthetic and functional quality with modern
Alessi also remain committed to a design approach that collectively
brings together artistic expression and industry; they collaborate with
various artists and designers from all over the world to create a huge
range of iconic, whimsical pieces that belong in both a design museum and
Alessandro Mendini is an architect, artist and designer who joined the
Alchimia Studio in 1979, where he upset functionalist designers by
designing objects for sheer artistic pleasure and by referring to
popular culture as "kitsch". His Anna G. icon, with her ever-smiling
face and short bob, graces many of Alessi's most beloved products.
has it that Alessandro Mendini based the character on one of his
ex-girlfriends...but whoever Anna is, you'll never grow tired of seeing
her friendly face smile around your kitchen on this corkscrew - in fact,
we hear that her grin is rather contagious. This gorgeous corkscrew is
made from chrome-plated zamak and colourful polyamide, which will suit
any modern home, so be sure to save a place at your next dinner party
for Anna G.
Anna G. Corkscrew features:
- Designed in Italy by Alessandro Mendini.
- Made from chrome-plated zamak and polyamide.
- Hand wash recommended.
Colour: Light Blue (with pink frill).