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Habitus Loves… Tapware

Used continuously and barely noticed as long as it functions correctly, tapware is so obviously indispensable it can be easily overlooked. This week we take the time to select eight taps that make water delivery an art form.



Created by: Gessi

Why we love it: Fluid, graceful, minimal –Goccia lives up to its namesake beautifully (‘a drop’ in Italian), and is a superb fusion of form and function.

Where you can get it: Abey




Created by: Webert

Why we love it: A collection that epitomises the harmony, essentiality and elegance of sleek, streamlined design in every feature, Wolo exudes an aerodynamic feel and absolute lightness.

Where you can get it: dRj



Vivid Slim


Created by: Phoenix Tapware

Why we love it: A simple, uncluttered tap, the VIvid Slim is elegant but strong, promising consistent performance.

Where you can get it: Phoenix Tapware






Created by: Naoto Fukusawa for Fantini

Why we love it: An iconic new design, the Fukasawa Single Control Mixer is highly elegant, contemporary and perfectly suited to the luxury bathroom.

Where you can get it: Rogerseller


El Capitan


Created by: Nicolazzi

Why we love it: Whilst not a modern design, a curving spout and dark metallic lustre give ‘El Capitan’ a unique and quirky appeal.

Where you can get it: Canterbury Sink & Tap


Mixer Tap


Created by: Marc Newson for Caroma

Why we love it: Technically cutting edge and demonstrating the hallmark Newson finesse, the sink-mounted mixer tap is a precursor of the future of its class. 

Where you can get it: Caroma Marc Newson




Created by: Perrin & Rowe

Why we love it: Elegantly balanced by the symmetrical arrangement and contrasting vertical lines of the faucet and the taps, Contemporary is understated and chic. 

Where you can get it: The English Tapware Company




Designed by: Billi

Why we love it: With a large chilling capacity and unlimited water delivery, the B-3000 is ideal for typical family use. Offering whisper quiet operation, exceptional space efficiency and elegant functional style for user convenience. Green building design principles are incorporated into the B-3000 providing you with the ultimate in environmentally sensitive drinking water appliances.

Where you can get it: Billi