I'm a fan of wall-hung water closets; the concealed tank opens up floor space in a chronically small room. But too often there's an aesthetic flaw in the fixture: the flush buttons are awkwardly isolated on the wall above the bowl. The Mood collection of bath products seeks to rectify this with a resin panel that incorporates the offending hardware into a field of color. A similar treatment is extended to the vanity and shower. noken.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.