Category Archives: Design We Love

Whole Home Design, from Floorplan to Hardscape

Susan Bowen and Revital Kaufman-Meron focus their Cupertino design practice on integrating architecture, interior details, and outdoor living space. The design duo behind Bekom Design, Susan Bowen and Revital Kaufman-Meron...

San Francisco Bay Area Contractor Peter Pomianek Kitchen Design

A Kitchen & Bath Contractor on Designing His Own Kitchen

Peter Pomianek says when you’re working for yourself, the possibilities are limitless. San Francisco Bay Area kitchen and bath contractor Peter Pomianek said his clients’ tastes typically lean toward transitional...

Makio Hasuike Minimalist Kitchen Design

Love Minimalist Design? This Is the Kitchen Designer for You

Renowned industrial designer Makio Hasuike is behind Sipario, a new modern kitchen collection from Aran Cucine. At the intersection of Japanese simplicity and Italian modernist design is Sipario, a new...

Fenix NTM nanotech kitchen countertop cabinets

Fenix NTM: A Space-Age Material for Healthy, Sustainable Living

This granite alternative uses nanotechnology to make better, more sustainable kitchen countertops and cabinets. At Salone del Mobile, we found it used for tables, chairs, and even showers and sinks....

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Tour Salone del Mobile with European Cabinets

We made our bi-annual trip to Salon del Mobile last month to see what's new in interior design. https://youtu.be/BhyLC_V3_mA Most of our vendors were represented in at Milan Design Week:...

toni dewaal modern kitchen remodel

Interior Designer Toni DeWaal on Combining Ultra-Modern & Earthy Accents

The clients wanted to remodel their modest galley kitchen with ultra-modern Italian cabinets and work in some of their Asian accents. Interior designer Toni DeWaal works with a whole range...

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An Interior Designer On Remodeling Her Own Kitchen

Lucile Glessner says remodeling her own Eichler kitchen has given her a better understanding of the emotional aspect of home design. After guiding numerous clients through the complicated process of...

CAST curved staircase NYC Cortina & Kall

CAST Curved Staircase Stars in NYC Condo Designed by Cortina & Käll

Swedish design firm Cortina & Käll chose a CAST curved staircase to be the centerpiece of this NYC condominium remodeling project. Swedish design firm Cortina & Käll were tasked with...

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Restored Midcentury Modern Home Wins Design Excellence Award

Two kitchens featuring cabinets from European Cabinets & Design Studios were recognized in the ASID CA Peninsula Chapter’s Design Excellence Award competition. Interior designer Jennifer Hale of Interiors for Modern...

italian designers to know

Modern Italian Designers You Need to Know

From functional to fantastic, Italy's designers continue to exert influence and draw attention. Salone del Mobile, the annual Milan furniture festival, is a great place to peruse the world's top...