A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
26 September 2011
Put a Shine On It
I'm so impressed by the level of craftsmanship exhibited by this cabinetry. A glossy lacquer finish on a ribbed panel—wow! Applying that contemporary coating to a traditionally-styled design is a spunky move, too, that lifts the Convivio kitchen out of the mainstream and into more adventuresome territory. martinimobili.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.