The last decade of home and kitchen design was a steady stream of white-painted kitchens and muted grey tones. Which look lovely, but living with can be a whole different story.
Lately, we are seeing a return to the authenticity of natural wood tones and wood textures dominating kitchen design. It’s the resurgence of the wood grain! Wood cabinetry adds a subtle texture and pleasing dimension to kitchen design. And, today’s wood cabinetry has so many stain options to choose from, it’s a fit for every style. A flat panel door in an Ebony stain is sle.... Read More
Image Credit: Zieba Builders, Long Beach CA Sleek and Sophisticated – Why You Should Consider Black Cabinetry in Your Kitchen! Black kitchen cabinets are seeing a meteoric rise in 2020. For those looking for a more sophisticated space that’s both functional and beautiful, consider stepping out of your comfort zone and head on over to the dark side! The last decade has been dominated by stark, bright white painted kitchens. But, there’s a difference between LOVING a white kitchen and OWNING a white kitchen (especially if you have kids, both the 2 and 4-legged kind!) With w....Read More
Navy is being dubbed the “hot new neutral” and taking interior design by storm. The classic color can be paired with virtually any color and texture, adding an element of drama to any room. Mix it with Alabaster White cabinetry and brass hardware (which has also made a blazing comeback!) for a clean nautical feel. Or, pair it with aluminum doors, carerra marble counters and sleek stainless steel hardware for a new take on modern. The possibilities are endless and offer a refreshing break from the grey tones that have dominated design the past 5 years. However you decide to incor....Read More
Trends come and go. Kitchen design trends are no different. Gray’s are all the rage these days while white washed maple screams 1990… and just lately we’re seeing a strong navy theme trending. But, through all of this, there’s always a constant: The Timeless White Kitchen. Some years it gains momentum, other years it wanes, but it’s always got an appeal and rarely looks dated. Maybe it’s the pureness, maybe the versatility. But, even with simple white, you should stick to a few basics that maintain the classic look and timelessness. Here are a few tips on D....Read More
Gray has enjoyed almost a decade in the spotlight, and like all trends, we’re noticing a subtle shift away from those stark gray tones. In this case, it’s an evolution of color, not a revolution of color. Enter: Greige. Described as a cool beige or a warm gray – these neutral, earthy tones offer the clean elegance of gray with the warm coziness of woodsy browns. We’re seeing nature continue to influence color trends, especially the more subtle hues. Picture a pile of pebbles, foggy lakes and cold sandy beaches. The pos....Read More