A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
07 February 2012
Can an appliance be ambidextrous? This refrigerator may come close to that notion, as it has doors that open from both sides. The dual-swing design could certainly offer convenience in some kitchens, but I must wonder if the feature might prove too tempting to youngsters eager to play peek-a-boo with the freezer. sharp.co.uk
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.