16 September 2008
Posted by Paul Anater at 6:19 AM
I've been on a marble kick lately. I've landed two new jobs that involve my beloved Calacatta Gold. Honed please, it has to be honed. Calacatta is often mislabeled as Calcutta and it bothers me when I see that. Calacatta is a small town north of Rome and Calcutta is the capital of West Bengal, India. Learn your geography people. And learn your geology for that matter. The marble in question is Calacatta Gold, not Calcutta Gold. Anyhow, I found this shot of a vanity on Apartment Therapy last week and I think it's just handsome. One of the best uses of marble I've seen in a bathroom. Ever. It's a photo by the brilliant Ngoc Min Ngo from New York. Some sweet day, I'll be brushing my teeth in a set up like this. But in the meantime, every client on my current roster is in for another round of "Have you ever thought about using marble here? Let me show you something..."