The Sunday Spy 5.22.22

little-black-domicile-onlyndoor-kitchen-window counter-black cabinets-wood floor-blue dining room

We Spy With Our Designer Eye

Each Sunday we’ll share a design that caught our eye and we took some time to savor.  Designs that are a little different than the norm, like this one shared by onlyndoor.com.  At first glance, this unique snack bar at the window draws us in.  With a closer look, let’s look at all the well-planned details that really make this such a welcoming home! Read more…

Now you can share LBD via text!

The Sunday Spy 5.22.22

little-black-domicile-onlyndoor-kitchen-window counter-black cabinets-wood floor-blue dining room

We Spy With Our Designer Eye

Each Sunday we’ll share a design that caught our eye and we took some time to savor.  Designs that are a little different than the norm, like this one shared by onlyndoor.com.  At first glance, this unique snack bar at the window draws us in.  With a closer look, let’s look at all the well-planned details that really make this such a welcoming home! Read more…

Now you can share LBD via text!

Gaining Storage In The Small Kitchen

 

Think Your Kitchen Is Too Small For Great Storage?

 

kitchen-utensil-corkscrews, whisks, small kitchen storage ideas

Over the years, our firm has worked on too many kitchen projects to count.  We’ve had the pleasure to help our clients create their dream kitchens in new construction, large remodeling projects, moderate kitchen updates, and the kitchens near and dear to our hearts….the small kitchen.

Read more…

Now you can share LBD via text!

Practice Makes Perfect

KITCHENS AND THE ART OF COOKERY

IMG_5316.JPG

The definition of cookery is the practice or skill of preparing and cooking food. It’s a British word and one I thought meant the actual place of the events.  Something that could be used as a sub for our word “kitchen”.  However, it’s a verb not a noun. Cookery certainly sounds more continental than cooking, and conjures up visions of kitchens a tad more unconventional than ones in the U.S.  Wouldn’t you love to practice cookery in any of these simply savvy kitchens?

Read more…

Now you can share LBD via text!

Are All White Kitchens Looking Alike?

5 Ways We Still Love A White Kitchen!

decoholic-white-shaker-mission-kitchen-farm-sink-marble-countertops

We agree a white kitchen can be beautiful!  However, as of late, we’ve got more clients asking us what we think of the trend of shaker cabinets, marble tops, farm sinks, and white subway tile.  Today, on another of our Friday Favorites, let’s look at a few new ways we can say, “Oh, How We Love A White Kitchen!”

Read more…
Now you can share LBD via text!

Oh My Kitchen Is Too Small To…

The Beauty Of A Galley Kitchen

Michael Neumann Architecture

Commercial ships, trains, and private aircraft often have small cooking areas designed to utilize space while allowing to cook for the masses. This is where the term “Galley” comes from. Strictly, the term refers to a kitchen with the units in two facing lines. The first galley kitchens, in the 1920s, were actually built outside of homes and “fitted” onsite. Chefs all around the world prefer a galley kitchen more than any other design. So let’s stop bellyaching about small kitchens get over the “oh my kitchen is too small to….

Read more…
Now you can share LBD via text!
%d bloggers like this: