Sometimes chic can be so...serious. Black, white, or grey kitchens convey an urbane air, but every now and then even the most diehard minimalist craves a fix of color. The Riciclantica Carbonio kitchen lets you have it both ways. Lift up the doors and the somber façade is broken by bright cabinet interiors. valcucine.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.