My New Kitchen Floor-A Houndstooth Commitment

created at: 10/28/2010

Would you, could you commit to a houndstooth tile kitchen floor? Stephanie (remember the bent utensil mug holder) says she could commit in a minute to the houndstooth floor tiles. Available through Bisazzo Mosaico, and only $77.00 per square foot, you better be committed! Only comes in red and white, but click here to see more simply stunning tile designs.

created at: 10/28/2010

10 White HOT Kitchens

Hold on to your chopsticks baby, here are 10 of the white hottest kitchens you’ve ever seen. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the tour.

They’re back, and the anti has been upped since the last go round of white kitchens.  Clean, simple, efficient and streamlined, the fresh, bright, white home eatery is mixing it up with all sorts of different colors and materials, while maintaining its pristine appeal.  Lavendar and white. Who would have thought?

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6 ‘Ultimate’ Kitchens

Kitchen Night

Uniques Homes launched an ‘Ultimate Kitchen’ contest in their February/March issue, inviting realtors to submit images and details of the most spectacular kitchens in their most spectacular listings. Some might label them ‘state of the art’ or ‘over the top’ or both. Of all the entires they received, they culled them down to 6, using the following criteria to do so:

 

  1. The design of the kitchen. This included aesthetic appeal, functionality, entertainment ability, and consideration of the materials used.
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21 Amazing Kitchens

created at: 2010/01/12

Just last week we had six different test splotches of paint on our kitchen walls in an effort to find the perfect color; not one was pink. However, the example pictured above from GE’s kitchen gallery kind of…well…works.

Check out the one below. Doesn’t it seem like a kitchen concept of yesteryear of what all kitchens were supposed to look like in the 21st century? 

created at: 2010/01/12

Don’t let the Barbie and Jetson’s examples scare you; included in the gallery are mainstream kitchens too, like this little number:

created at: 2010/01/12

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Kitchen Color Trends for 2009

Kitchens.com has put together their forecast for color and it starts with always optimistic yellow. From greenish citron to buttercup and everything in between. But if that’s a bit too happy for you, how about shades of violet? Here the choice is more subtle:

Blue is also on the horizon for ’09. Although dark blues have fallen out of favor to purple, bright and light blues are staying in the forefront.

From warm to cool, to black-ish to brown-ish, gray is the new neutral color for ’09. Continue Reading