Staged though it may be, the controlled chaos in this kitchen is a fair [but thankfully not literal] reflection of my life today. Everything started out well organized, but affairs were upset by unforeseen events which took the better part of the day to sort out. But enough about that—let's be cheered by the Lego-like quality of this colorful cabinetry. Supporting the island on transparent acrylic panels is fun, and the staggered/cantilevered composition of the island's drawers lends itself to some fantastic custom designs. lago.it
Leslie Clagett is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen
and bath industries, and the founder of KBCULTURE.com. 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.