Thinking about the busy weeks ahead—a full calendar of clamorous deadlines and the start of a relatively detailed construction project—this thoughtfully ordered kitchen design offers reassurance. The cabinets are successfully and beautifully orchestrated. Precise but not rigid or rote, they make the complex appear simple. stevenholl.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.