We have a couple prominently displayed bibs about the house and garage. Here's what we have at the moment on the carport:
Outdoor faucets seem to be a no man's land for modern design. It's hard to get past the standard outdoor faucet:
There are a number of decorative outdoor faucet bibs:
And then there's this one:
Who in the world would possibly want a bunny faucet?!?!!? If you're out there, I'd like to meet you...
This one by Woodford is a wee bit better than the standards:
It comes in chrome for (gulp) $161.
This one is rather modern, the Locko Outdoor Faucet:
It doesn't appear to be in production. Furthermore, it's German, which means it's (probably) metric.
Here's a commercial style "hydrant":
This by Rubine one ain't perfect, but it's better than most:
As far as choices go, I really like this one, also by Rubine:
but it's for sale out of Malaysia (for a grand total of $16.47!). I found the previous faucet by Rubine via Ebay.
This one is cool, too, but where do you hook your hose?
Here's one for your washing machine (didn;t think about a modern fixture for the washing machine!) or outdoor garden hose: