Methven shows the Aussies how to do tapware

Methven shows the Aussies how to do tapware

Methven Tahi tapware in the Australian International Design AwardsSomehow Methven has managed to make tapware sexy – and land a spot in the Australian International Design Awards in the process.

Methven, started as an iron and brass foundry by George Methven in Dunedin in 1886, is the epitome of a design-led company. Along the way, it's turned its focus to the bathroom and snagged honours at everything from the Red Dot awards to the Best awards and iF awards. 

Some of Methven's recent shower innovations include Fastflow, Maia, and the Satinjet.But it's Methven's Tahi twin-lever tapware that earned it a finalist's spot in the Australian International Design Awards. 

The very slick Tahi Twin Lever range is part of the Tahi suite of products which also include a shower system and mixers; the aesthetic of the range is simple and crisp, blending European and Pacifica. It amalgamates two levers into one platform while enabling both individual and mixed hot and cold flow, functionality not seen before in a single unit.

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