We live in a designed world and we believe everybody deserves good design. The ongoing collaboration between design engineers and customers has changed the course of appliance design for us as a company and for those who use our products day in and day out. Fisher & Paykel are striving to set themselves apart from … Continue reading ActiveSmart Technology from Fisher & Paykel
Viking Range, LLC is extending a recall on Dishwashers from 2012 to include 18,600 models sold in the US and Canada. In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, Viking is voluntarily expanding a previously announced recall of Viking 24″ wide dishwashers to include certain Model 200, Model 325, and Model 450 … Continue reading Viking Expands Dishwasher recall
Whirlpool Corporation is recalling 41,000 Jenn-Air brand single and double wall ovens, and combination microwave/wall ovens with an extendable roller rack with handle. The extendable roller rack can unexpectedly disengage when fully extended, posing a risk of burns to consumers. The models affected were sold from March 2012 through June 2015 and have model numbers beginning with … Continue reading Whirlpool Recalls Jenn-Air Wall Ovens Due to Burn Risk
Pantone Color Institute has unveiled its annual trend forecast for interiors for the coming year. There are nine palettes in the PANTONE VIEW home + interiors 2016 – Innovation and Impact, a color forecast highlighting trends for the home and interiors marketplace Natural Forms: Shades that are plumbed from natural sources such as warm rosy … Continue reading Are You Ready for Pantone 2016 Color Trends?
Meet Pablo and Dora from the “Handle the Art” hardware collection by Folwell Studios. These pulls are my newest design obsession. “Handle the Art” is a unique selection of pulls and knobs, all original, signed, bronze sculptures by artist Gail Folwell. Pablo measures 13 inches high by 3.25 inches wide by 2.5 inches deep; while Dora … Continue reading What I’m Completely Obsessed With
It’s been raining a lot the past couple of days here. If you are like me and find yourself stuck inside and trying to avoid the pile of laundry in the corner, you may find these Blogs a worthy distraction. Tile Manufacturer Daltile launched a new Blog recently called “From the Floor Up.” The blog … Continue reading Around the Web
Before the days of Houzz and Pinterest, prospective clients would buy tons of Home Décor magazines and rip out pictures of their favorite rooms and put them in an idea file. This was helpful in allowing me to see what the client liked and get a general direction for the project. Even if the client … Continue reading Why Your Online Addiction Means You Need A Designer More Than Ever