Good design can mean the difference between a revolutionary product that people clamor to own and one that gets banished to the discount rack. Below are the winners of this year's Best in Class Design Awards; they're also keen examples of independent products where form meets function in both elegant and meaningful ways.

Which product do you think nails good design the best? Let us know with your vote below. (To log your vote, click the field next to your pick and press the vote button at the bottom of the page.) The Readers' Choice pick--which will be announced on Tuesday, May 26--wins two free tickets to next year's GrowCo conference.