Editor’s Picks: Kitchen+Bath:

Bosch’s black stainless-steel appliances boast fresh style and smudge-resistance, thanks to a special  protective black-oxide coating. The company’s Black Stainless Steel kitchen suite, with fridge, dishwasher, oven and cooktop, is available at area Ferguson locations. fergusonshowrooms.com; bosch-home.com

California Faucets recently debuted its Kitchen Collection, a new line of faucets available in three black finishes: Matte Black (pictured), Carbon and Black Nickel. Available at Renaissance Tile & Bath in Alexandria, Virginia. renaissancetileandbath.comcalfaucets.com

Designed by Studio Castiglia Associati for Scavolini, the versatile Aquo line of bathroom cabinets comes in a range of shapes, colors and finishes. Pictured: a vanity in wood veneer, distinguished by handles positioned at the corners of the drawer fronts rather than the center. Scavolini Store is located in Georgetown. cucinamoda.com

Inspired by Moroccan, Portuguese and Chinese decorative motifs, Walker Zanger’s popular ceramic Duquesa Collection is now available in encaustic cement. Handcrafted in a matte finish, the cement tiles come in four gray-and-blue designs (Alba is pictured). Offered locally at Architectural Ceramics. architecturalceramics.com; walkerzanger.com

I Catini, by Italian bath manufacturer Ceramica Cielo, is a chic ceramic wash basin that rests on a steel frame finished in black (pictured) or bronze. The basin is available in a circle, oval or rectangle, in 16 colors; the frame may feature a ceramic or marble shelf or drawer. A matching mirror is part of the collection. ceramicacielo.com