Yes, the Clamp certainly recalls the naked landscape of winter, but it's redeemed [in my eyes, at least] by its artistic, almost no-tech approach to storage. Tighten the poplar-wood unit to a surface and hang what you need—towels, cups, utensils—where you need it. layerxlayer.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.