A well-chosen faucet is the crowning glory of every sink—shiny or matte, tall, thin and curvy, elegant or rustic. Stylish options abound but beyond the aesthetic, a bevy of options can elevate a fixture to a functional necessity. Our picks are easy to clean, offer built-in lighting, and integrated mechanisms that dispense filtered, chilled and sparkling water.
The Zoe kitchen faucet by KWC Faucets offers a compelling parabolic shape with a 270-degree horizontal pivot. Conceptualized by NOA Design Studio, the faucet incorporates a LUMINAQUA® LED light ring that illuminates both the sink and water.
The Grohe Blue® chilled and water system delivers filtered cold and sparkling water to the kitchen in a fashionable design.
The Blanco Meridian Semi-Professional faucet is now available in a 20 percent water-saving model, and comes in polished chrome or satin nickel. www.blanco.com
Winner of the Red Dot Award, the Brizo Artesso Kitchen Collection introduces the articulating faucet inspired by the functionality of an architectural lamp.
Waterworks‘ Regulator gooseneck kitchen faucet is reminiscent of a boiler room control from the early 20th century.
A nod to wine country heritage, the Sonoma Forge Brut faucet creates a strong statement in the kitchen, and comes in rustic copper and nickel, satin nickel or oil-rubbed bronze.