A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
25 June 2012
For me, this kitchen strikes just the right balance between rugged and refined. Hefty black slate counters and light oak cabinets [check out the narrow, plank-like doors of the wall units] lend a natural note to the room, with stainless hardware and appliances add a bit of an edge to the space. The design is called CityCountry.02. siematic.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.