Cabin fever propelled me to take a walk along the banks of the Hudson River this chilly afternoon. There's still quite a bit of storm detritus along the shore, with fallen trees and tangles of driftwood bringing a different texture to the landscape. From the Soleras collection, these porcelain planks offer the weathered-wood look, without the rot, splinters, or splitting. abk.it
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.