A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
25 April 2012
Up + Down
No, we're not having an earthquake—that jiggly, multiple-exposure effect in the photo is meant to show that the Skyline range hood can rise or lower upon demand. Delicate steel cables suspend the unit, which features a shallow, softly-lit shelf on its side. On reflection, I bet said 'shelf' is not intended for actual storage; its contents might take a tumble when the hood is on the move. berbel.de
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.