Opaque surfaces are so...well, omnipresent. I'm excited about these laminated glass shelving units—what a novel, gorgeous way to bring color into a bath or kitchen. Designer Piero Lissoni jolts pure, elemental forms with an electric palette. For reasons beyond me, the collection is named 'Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde'. glasitalia.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.