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Ora ïto wins three IF Design Awards


  • Photos — Sébastien Veronese

Strengthened from his collaborations with prestigious brands, Ora ïto creates his eponymous brand. Investing in a territory with the aim of creating a connected galaxy of increasingly innovative objects.

Three of them, on-ear headphones Gïotto and Ayrtön as well as the Mïcha charger, were rewarded with the prestigious IF Design Awards 2014 in the Products category. Created in 1953, the IF Design Awards recognize outstanding projects in terms of design and are among the world’s most prestigious prizes.

The expert jury selects the winner with such criteria as the choice of materials, ergonomics and innovation.

Gïotto Headphones — On-ear headphones, Gïotto is characterized by its silhouette deliberately architected. In its scale, it echoes the designs of the Ora ïto studio. Flagship piece of the collection, Gïotto mixes metal parts clad in fabric. A tactile encounter influenced by the world of furniture design. Added detail: you can plug extra headphones into the audio jack to share your music with a friend.

Ayrtön Headphones — On-ear headphones designed like a pictogram of headphones, Ayrtön is suitable for all kinds of customization. Its multiple colors and interchangeable headbands make it a flexible object, adaptable to all attitudes and looks.

Mïcha Charger — The Mïcha charger is ultra compact and flexible, adaptable to any power source and interiors. Its cable design is reminiscent of designed lamps. The cable connectors are equipped with a sliding cover. Flat cables are inserted into a woven textile seamlessly. A first.