Glasgow furniture design group One Foot Taller has taken the £15 000 top prize at the first Peugeot Design Awards for its Chasm Chair. The consultancy also won a £1000 category prize at the awards, presented last week at London’s Oxo Tower Wharf. Prize money worth a total of £25 000 was shared among other category winners, including London furniture group El Ultimo Grito with its Mind The Gap coffee table and magazine rack.
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