A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
06 June 2012
Revealed a few weeks ago at ICFF, the Silk Road pendant light is a mixed media affair. Cylinders of glass, wire, and fabric are fitted into one another. As a consequence, the 18-inch fixture sends a mixed message, as well; I can't decide if it's art or artifice, but in any case, the design, by Jonah Takagi, is intriguing. rollandhill.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.