A selective review of the products, places and perspectives central to kitchen and bath design
19 September 2012
A Clean Break
I love how this design pushes the boundaries of the farmhouse-modern genre. Much of its appeal lies in the unusual proportions that rule the room. Boldly sized windows and wainscotting that's decidedly low-rise give the space a dynamic quality. The tub-like sink really fits the bath, too—both stylistically and dimensionally. templeton.com.au
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.