Unconventional seating for this island makes for a beautiful, relaxing space. Perfect for morning coffee!
Design Trends, Islands, Kitchens

Islands- The Heart of the Kitchen

Islands. Aren’t they all great? Hawaiian Islands, Fiji Islands, …Kitchen Islands! Yes, let’s talk kitchen islands. Islands are designed for all different reasons; however, they all share the common purpose of being the heart of the kitchen. Not only are they physically the center of the kitchen, but they are also a place where family …

Bath Retreats: Make Your Bathroom a Place of Relaxation and Function
Kitchens

Bath Retreats: Make Your Bathroom a Place of Relaxation and Function

With so much of our time spent in the bathroom, it is important to give that space a little TLC like the rest of the home. Almost everyone that enters your home sees your bathroom. From changing accessories to a total bath remodel, it is important that it receives a little refreshment. A bathroom should …

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Character In The Kitchen: Small Details That Make A Big Difference

Moving into a new state, new town, and a new home meant getting a new kitchen. A kitchen that happened to be remodeled in the early 80’s on a thrifty budget. Rather than starting out with a kitchen remodel, I decided to make it my own by utilizing accessories and wedding gifts to add personal …

Design Details that Matter
Design, Design Trends

Design Details that Matter

When you’re planning the perfect space we all want to make sure that every detail is perfect… Right? That when someone enters your home they get it… Right?  and they can see how all the pieces fit perfectly together… Right! I am always in awe of Southern Living Custom Builder Homes and the Southern Living Idea …

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Color, Dealers, Kitchens

No singing the blues in these kitchens!

  Different Hues of Blue  –  the perfect “palette picks” for this kitchen design by Amie Freling www.memehill.com A recipe of hues and neutrals mixed with metals and shapes create a transitional space that is fun and functional at the same time.   More Blue Inspiration from Schell Brothers and Echelon             

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Design, Interior Designers, Islands, Kitchens, NKBA

What was your island designed to do?

As a designer there is no greater feeling than a homeowner using and loving their new kitchen that you helped create…  your collective vision came to life… but the worst feeling is a lovely kitchen that is not user-friendly and does not function to its fullest potential.   Islands can be used for so many functions in …