nice curve Items that will be touched assume a lofty position in architecture. Mahady exalts the curved handrail. "The curved form of a handrail is completed by the grip of a hand," she says. The handrail shown was custom fabricated by Dave Krueger for one of SALA's custom homes. David M. Krueger Construction, 360.298.0744.
carry on For Mahady, the Lightfall outdoor fixture does more than just illuminate. "A lanternlike light recalls the time when we carried light and fire from place to place," she says. The aluminum dark-sky compliant product is 11.4 inches wide and comes in three finishes and four glass options. Hubbardton Forge, 802.468.3090; www.hubbardtonforge.com.
perfect soak Kohler's Greek soaking tub gets Mahady's vote for a timeless design. "This deep short tub is perfectly proportioned to a comfortably seated body," she says. Measuring 48 inches long and 32 inches wide, the acrylic tub has an extra-deep basin and comes in a wide variety of colors. Kohler, 800.456.4537; www.us.kohler.com.