Tag Archives: Kitchen decor

Large kitchen island ideas – how to design a space with a supersized island

Large kitchen island ideas are a necessity for big kitchens, increasing your counterspace and balancing your layout. Here’s how to make them work (Image credit: Bob Greenspan. Design: Forward Design Architecture) If you have a big space to fill, a large kitchen island idea is going to likely be a requirement for your design. After […]

5 English Countryside Kitchen Ideas

The English countryside theme is becoming a widespread design choice for kitchens, partly due to the wide use on multiple trending TV shows and because it’s so charming. When working with English country decor, you can combine traditional, rustic, and modern elements to achieve a one-of-a-kind kitchen design. We’ve amassed a collection of decor ideas […]

Galley Kitchens: Pros, Cons, and Tips

Whether you’re thinking about remodeling your kitchen or searching for a new home and weighing your options, the kitchen setup is extremely important. And if you cook a lot, the layout of this room really matters. Quite a few homes have galley kitchens — and the owners either love them or want to take a […]

What is a Transitional Kitchen?

Clean and relaxed “Transitional design offers the best of both worlds, blending the textures of traditional with the sleekness of contemporary design,” says Starck. “For kitchens, think geometric, clean and practical lines for the countertops, cabinetry, crown molding and other crafted elements.” Starck says non-fussy is a key element of transitional kitchens. “Never would you include corbels […]

3 Simple Ways To Bring Your Kitchen To Life

As we transition our spaces welcoming each season, we consider ways to refresh each vignette and breathe new life into our surroundings. In the kitchen, we rely on streamlined, functional pieces to elevate our everyday experiences and create an energized environment. From designer-detailed serveware to textural vases overflowing with greenery, simple styling elements can instantly […]

10 kitchen island ideas – how to create a practical and stylish focal point in your space

Looking for modern kitchen island ideas? Aside from gaining additional worktop space for cooking, plus extra storage space, kitchen islands make great informal dining spaces – for breakfasts and morning coffees – and often act as the heart of the home. Plus, now we are all working from home a whole lot more they can be […]

What not to do when choosing a new kitchen – the 9 common mistakes to avoid

A new kitchen is a huge but worthwhile investment for any home. Looks and functionality wise, it will always add value to your property. But one thing you don’t want to do is forget the finer details. It’s often the most obvious things that we simply forget when designing a kitchen. Such as where the bins […]

How to Plan The Perfect Kitchen

Spending more times in our homes over the past year has meant so many of us are keen to refurbish our kitchens. But getting that re-design right is the tricky part, so UK Kitchen Retailers of the Year Kitchens International have come up with 8 expert tips on how to plan the perfect kitchen Image […]

Mother’s Day | 6 Designer-Approved Interior Design Hacks For Busy Moms

This mother’s day, make your place more efficient with the following design hacks ideal for busy mothers. Moms have a tough time managing homes. And it gets extra hard when you have small kids who run around the house. Keeping them away from rough edges of your furniture is a task in itself. And not […]