A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
29 March 2012
An elaborate piece of craftsmanship, this. It's a baking center; note the rolling pin storage smack in the center of the piece, flanked by a drawer and double pull-out cutting boards. Screen inserts in the natural wood doors, riveted edge bands and corners in contrasting metals, hand-distressing—it might border on overkill, but nonetheless, I think it could be a pastry chef's dream. marchicucine.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.