2013 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show Highlights

DESIGN SPOTLIGHT

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Striking elegance and glamour in bath design from Ann Sacks and Kallista.

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Beautiful design pairings combining TOTO bath fixtures and Villeroy and Boch tub and sink.

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Stunning black Lavastone counter and sinuous kitchen faucet from Rohl.

CREATIVITY on DISPLAY at KBIS

Kitchen and Bath Industry Show 2013 KBIS New Orleans (335) Brizo’s creative and inspiring bath sink and faucet water fountain display had the KBIS crowds oohing and ahhing.

FUTURE of DESIGN

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KBIS Designer Studios powered by QUEX – very interesting design tool for interior designers and product showrooms.

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEWS

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Cosentino took us behind the scenes to share spectacular details and have a first look at their soon to launch (and for now super-secret – no photos allowed zone, sorry!) new product “DEKTON” – it will revolutionize the way we think about and use surface materials.

PERSONALITIES

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Kalamazoo’s Grillmaster Russ Faulk captivated the crowds with his grilling stories and then shared favorite recipes from his cookbook. His enthusiasm for grilling makes you want to forget about your indoor kitchen and go outdoors to grill year-round.

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Wilsonart brand ambassador and sustainability guru Danny Seo’s enthusiasm for what he fondly describes as “Glaminate” – it’s not your grandmother’s laminate. And having seen Wilsonart’s new and innovative HD laminates, I must agree. Looks good.

PARTIES: NEW ORLEANS’ STYLE

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KBIS kickoff with Bubbly & Beignets.

 

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