One quality I appreciate above all others in a product is cleverness. Something unexpected, unique, or fresh about a piece of furniture or accessory really makes it stand out from the crowd. Cleverness seemed to be the name of the game this market. Successful companies infused a little something extra into their products that really makes them “sing”. From thoughtful re-interpretations of traditional shapes, to efficient use of materials, to the off-beat but beautifully executed, all of the picks for my top twelve hit just the right note. Click on the picture for my commentary and click again to enlarge.