By the close of today, there will be a fair number of folks whose Irish eyes will be more, shall we say, sleepy, rather than smiling. Such celebrants might find a restorative soak in this bath the best—or at least the wisest—kind of nightcap. Paneled with polished ceramic slabs of an emerald green malachite pattern, the room is a fancy testament to the color of the day. granitifiandre.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.