Monthly Archives: October 2015

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Industry Ed with Richard: Kitchen and Bath Guideline Series

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In this post we will discuss the NKBA Kitchen and Bathroom Planning Guidelines, by first stating the guidelines and then pointing out their importance and giving insight on solutions and practices based on my industry experience. Find out more about NKBA here. The Guidelines (according to the NKBA) Table Shape and Seating Considerations Round Tables encourage […]

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Trend Alert: Parisian Style + Modern Elements

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Lately we are seeing a trend of Parisian architecture and modern elements.  It’s a mix of old and new, traditional design offset by modern, and always very chic and stylish, just like their fashion sense. So here are my top tips for recreating Parisian interior style and adding that certain je ne sais quoi to […]

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History Lesson: Prouvé Standard Chair

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“After opening his own workshop in 1923, Jean Prouvé began producing furniture of his own and collaborating with some of the best-known French designers of the day, including Le Corbusier and Charlotte Perriand. Prouvé always strove for the most efficient designs, evident in classics such as his Standard Chair (1934). This chair, which comprises a […]

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Throwback Kitchens: What were we thinking?!

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Let’s have a little fun. I got some inspiration, after looking through some old interior design magazines (circa 1991) that we have in the office, and decided to do some throwback pictures! What were we thinking?! It is amazing to see how the kitchen has evolved! Check out these SO BAD yet SO GOOD kitchen […]

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