A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
06 September 2011
One of a Kind
While the hand-formed Graal sink comes in a garden of glaze colors, I'm drawn to its natural terra cotta incarnation. The materiality is so evident, and that's appealing to me—a reminder that all in this world need not be perfect and uniform to be appreciated. azzurraceramica.it
is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen and bath industries. An editor at publications ranging from Arts + Architecture to Kitchens & Baths, she is also the author of The New City Home [The Taunton Press], among other books. Leslie has a tremendous respect for quality design and the people who labor in its pursuit; her discerning eye has been known to get a little misty in the presence of true beauty.