A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
14 August 2012
More Than Meets the Eye
This kitchen island, made of luxe mahogany and cherry wood with brass accents, is more than just a pretty place to stash your oft-used cooking stuff. When needed, a low table slides out from the end of the unit, adding extra surface area for prep tasks. Up top, an inset marble slab for working pastry and a removable cutting board complete the package. From the Felix collection. frenchheritage.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.