Smith Kitchen Design Project: Backsplash implemented in light reflecting glass tiles. Illuminate and Brighten. Glass tiles are very popular and are often used in contemporary kitchen design projects, eclectic kitchens, and transitional kitchens. The reflective qualities of glass tile are a great source of light and color, and help to create the visual illusion that your kitchen is much bigger … Read More
The 2014 I Saloni design fair in Milan was brimming with gorgeous and evocative illustrations of what’s next in interior design trends for kitchen and bath. Many of the following home decorating trends, I believe, will be strong for the latter portion of 2014 and will be an integral component of bath and kitchen design in 2015 and beyond. 1. Model Silhouettes … Read More
Milan is a city renowned for its beautiful, sexy and stylish citizens, and it came as no surprise that BLANCO America debuted its equally beautiful, sexy and stylish stainless steel ATTIKA kitchen sink in the heart of Milan’s Brera design district. Surrounded by beautiful people, exquisite culinary delights and the best vinos Italy has produced, the BLANCO Attika made its … Read More
One of the highlights of Milan Design Week was visiting the well-appointed showroom of Clever Storage by Kesseboehmer and taking in the numerous innovative and ergonomic organizational storage solutions for kitchen and bath that they offer. As one who truly appreciates well organized and efficient use of space, I was delighted to see each and every useful and functional Clever … Read More
Casual, cozy and contemporary: Vibrant and gorgeous turquoise and white kitchen design by Florida-based interior design company, In Detail Interiors. I’m absolutely delighted to share with you the multi-award-winning kitchen design of my talented friend, Cheryl Kees Clendenon. I met Cheryl three years ago during New York fashion week, and have adored her and her work ever since. She’s one-of-a-kind … Read More
The HausScape designed kitchen (shown above) features a long galley design with lots of counter surface space to prep meals. The kitchen galley design can be ideal since it reduces the distance between kitchen appliances, sink and refrigerator and keeps everything in a linear space instead of the more traditional (and possibly less efficient) kitchen triangle design. Images copyright of … Read More
Pretty, white, airy and light-filled kitchen designed in a cottage/beach house transitional style pulling traditional elements as noted in the cabinetry, classic lines of the faucet and apron farm sink, and mixing them with more contemporary details like the stainless steel refrigerator and modern, mosaic paneled backsplash.
Photograph: BLANCO Handcrafted SteelArt Sink. BLANCO is one of the very best manufacturers of luxury kitchen sinks and faucets that I’ve encountered in my many years of covering the design industry. Exquisite craftsmanship melds with leading edge innovative technology coupled with a skilled eye to optimizing functionality in design which then in turn results in the creation of BLANCO’s award-winning … Read More