To ease the passing of summer, how about a season-straddling kitchen to lead off this first week of autumn? Clearly, the wicker seating has a beach house sensibility. Less obvious, though, is the link to fall. I see the cabinets, with their randomly perforated doors, as analogous to the gradually-thinning tree canopy. herbstarchitects.co.nz
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.