As well as being the most controversial citrus fruit squeezer of the 20th century, Juicy Salif by Alessi has also become one of the icons of design of the 1990's, and it continues to be one of the most provocatively intelligent articles of the Alessi collection.
This Citrus Basket is part of the 50's-60's Collection of objects emerged from the research of the internal Alessi engineering department and made with a wire-bending technology new at the time. It is still a best-seller and together with a small family of baskets with very basic designs, reaps enormous success.
Siemens is an international company that has designed things like machines that analyze crystals and create visual representations of their atomic structure. If they can do that, Im going to trust they can pretty much nail a toaster. It features brushed aluminum siding with cool wall technology, 11 degrees of variable browning, an energy efficient quartz heating element, memory settings, and automatically adjusts to bread thickness. Perhaps coolest of all, a blue LED shows you the remaining time before your toast is ready.