There's more to the Hansgrohe Axor Starck Organic 2-Handle Single-Hole Faucet than its museum-grade good looks. "The shape comes from the tight line of the human body," says designer Philippe Starck. Its best water-conserving feature: You can turn the knob up top, wait 15 to 20 seconds, and twist the tap for a preheated flow. [$820;]