A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
01 June 2012
That's some strange place to hang peninsula cabinets, isn't it? It seems that a person working at the sink [once it's installed, that is] would be treated to an in-your-face view of knotty pine. But such details aside, I'm impressed by the bold combination—for 1953!—of natural wood and stainless steel. Those little kitchen gremlins [or whatever they are] were certainly ahead of their time.
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.