Among the best—and definitely the brightest—of this year's Eurocucina is the suite of storage dubbed 'Add Ons' by Alfredo Häberli. Not only do the units inject strong color into what's often a neutral-hued environment, but when they're strategically appended to perimeter and/or island cabinets, they can screen the open kitchen from view. The designer thinks today's kitchens have become too exposed; this collection offers some privacy, not to mention personality. schiffini.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.