The slightly cinched ends of the Aliento tub may give the fixture a trim look, but at 66 inches x 36 inches, it remains spacious enough for two bathers. Carving the mass of the tub in this way gives the impression that a standard, brick-like bathtub has exhaled. [And therein lies, quizás, a clue to the significance of the vessel's name....] kohler.com
Leslie Clagett is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen
and bath industries, and the founder of KBCULTURE.com. 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. Leslie is the products editor for The Architect's Newspaper.