A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
10 July 2012
If You Can't Stand the Heat...
With the experience of our recent heat wave [dare I say] seared into my mind, it's little wonder I'm on the lookout for ways to get out of the kitchen. This compact Japanese brazier, called a konro, is made of clay and fueled with charcoal. I can imagine setting it on a picnic table, and tossing grilled morsels onto cool-from-the-garden salads. korin.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.