Like a Cy Twombly drawing, this light fixture is deceptively simple, isn't it? Seen at last week's Euroluce show in Milan, Michael Anastassiades' String Light is elegantly minimal in the way its cord traces space. I'm fairly confident that this quasi-DIY design [you run the cables in a pattern of your own making] requires a steady hand at the very least. flos.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.