In one of our recent interior design jobs for a kitchen makeover, we were amazed at how fresh paint can make a big difference to any home improvement project. Mixed with the right accessories, hardware and backsplash, we turned a once old, tired kitchen into a beautiful, modern cooking space!
Kitchen organization can turn preparing and cooking a meal for the family from a ‘chore’ to a ‘pleasure’. No matter how small or big your kitchen looks, you can attain a fully-functional kitchen with these smart kitchen storage ideas. These kitchen organization hacks can inspire you to make cooking a fun as well as worthwhile experience.
The kitchen is always the heart of the house. We have heard that so many times. There are so many ways to design a kitchen, and there are also many places from which to start making choices. As an interior designer in Malibu, Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, and Los Angeles, I get a sense of what’s most important to my clients, so we know where to start. When I designed my white kitchen, I decided that the most important element to me was to have a clean, streamlined look and functionality for the way my family lives. Like most people I have a great deal of things to store, so I needed the maximum amount of cabinet storage. I also wanted to keep as many things as possible off the counter tops.
Navy Blue kitchens are an increasing interior design trend. Some people find it an unconventional palette to use in kitchens compared to the traditional use of brown and neutrals. Others say that the color blue can curb one’s appetite. Well, for me, nothing could be better than to curb my appetite when in the kitchen! But regardless of opposition, this trend to see some shades of blues in the kitchen is rising.
ARCHITEXTURE is an interior design and home furnishings business that located on Ventura Boulevard in Studio City for over 20 years. Abby Rose owns this gem of a store and is its principal interior designer.