It's a fine line that separates serenity from soporific, and this bathroom—more to the point, its color scheme—is, in my opinion, treading it. Surely my soul is starved for color during the bleak weeks of winter, so the mustard and black palette is a let-down. But I like the cabinet configuration, and that shared sink is quite fine.
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.