One of these days, the snow will melt, the sun will shine, and the birds will sing. Until then, I am resigned to daily icicle patrol, knocking the warty, stalactitic growths from the corners of the porch roof. If only they had the elegant form of the Ametis faucet—I'd consider leaving them in place. graff-faucets.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.