The 2017 Color Trends take a more unilateral approach to color and trend toward gender neutrality. As color choices are so closely tied to personal expression, new palettes enthusiastically responding to a public that is more comfortable with color as expression and less concerned with stereotypical ideas about gender. We see a breadth of color choices that transcend sexual identity, preference or bias. Continue reading Pantone Home and Interiors 2017 Color Palettes
Liebherr’s new undercounter refrigerator features a full front panel design with self-retracting pull-out glass shelves on full-extension glides. Continue reading Innovative Undercounter Refrigeration
Remember when YesterTec was on the tip of everyone’s tongue for their craftsman kitchen armoire? I was always amazed at their locking mechanism for cabinets with ovens. I don’t really know what happened to them, they are still around – or their website is. Maybe the hospitality centers were more popular since they didn’t have … Continue reading The Kitchen Armoire
This one picture captures the Top 5 Trends in Kitchen Design for the end of 2016, beginning of 2017. Bring the Outdoors In Expect to see an increased use of fire elements in kitchens and grow lights for herb gardens as home owners seek to add more elements of warmth and nurturing to their homes. Warm Metallics Just like Fashion, … Continue reading Top 5 Fall 2016 Kitchen Trends
According to a recent new Zillow Digs analysis, real estate listings mentioning keywords like “barn door,” “shaker cabinets,” or “farmhouse sink,” sell faster than other listings—and for up to 13% more than the original listing price. Continue reading Craftsman-Style Upgrades Will Bring More Value to Your Home
Designing a home office is an evolving discipline. It’s a combination of ergonomics, technology and aesthetics. I believe the best design should be adaptable because technology seems to reinvent itself every 6 months. Continue reading Is Remote Work Working for You?
When I talk about leather in the closet, I’m not referring to your leather jacket or purses. I’m referring to leather as a surface material. Leather floor tiles are soft under foot and work well with radiant heating in colder climates. Undeniably luxurious when installed, leather only grows more beautiful with age as it gains its … Continue reading Chic Leather and Closet Design