There are some delightful material-based paradoxes in this bath: the animated pattern and vivid color of the walls recall the sky or the surf, yet they are cold, immobile stone. The blue granite slabs that clad the powder room are wholly natural, yet I see painterly compositions in them; think Hokusai. sandstudios.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.