A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
09 July 2012
Back to Basics
Confirming that budget and beauty aren't always exclusive, the appeal of the Jansson kitchen turns on its very limited design vocabulary: a black & white color scheme and consistent proportions. The cabinet handles/towel bars might be a little on the thin side, but that's just me. The deep, inset drawers are great, and the circular accents bring a bit of fun to this corner installation. levahusfabrik.se
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.