There are not many designs from the 80s which have withstood the test of time. Even the word “eighties” can conjure images of Memphis garishness, but there were still many designers creating in the modern tradition.
The Il Conico kettle from Alessi was brought to market in 1986. Italian Architect Aldo Rossi was famous for using cones in his architectural work. He brings his beautiful forms inside the home with this desirable and iconic piece.