A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
19 March 2012
Kitchen for Spring
Even though our winter was a mild one, I couldn't be more happy about the imminent advent of spring; hence, this seasonal space. The translucent cabinet that spans the window actually draws attention to the scene outside; without it to add dimension and color to the elevation, we'd just be looking at [or through] a fairly generic window-wall. Wrapping the cabinet in green glass tile further encourages the eye to linger and take in the contrasting landscape beyond. chengdesign.com
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.