American Standard’s Beale Kitchen Sink Faucet – Thoughtful Design in Action

Carmen NatschkeInteriors by Design

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Kitchen design that is beautiful, functional and thoughtful can last through all stages of life. American Standard’s pull-down, touch-less “Beale” kitchen faucet is a perfect example of thoughtful design that offers easy to use features for hands of all ages  – from little hands to aging, arthritis ravaged hands and everything in between. When my parents were looking to update … Read More

10 Home Decor Trends for Kitchen & Bath Designs for 2015 – 2016

Carmen NatschkeSpotlight: Decor & Furniture

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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 through 2016. 1. Model Silhouettes … Read More

Milan Design Week: BLANCO America’s ATTIKA’s Debut at Acheo Showroom

Carmen NatschkeSpotlight: Decor & Furniture

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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