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Posts Tagged ‘kitchen backsplash’

A warm kitchen – inspired by water

01.28.2011 · Posted in From the Trenches, Kitchens

Wanna see my snaps of a completed kitchen project? I thought of this as the “watercolor” kitchen all through the design process: The island counter is Vetrazzo, a gorgeous earth-friendly material (more about Vetrazzo recycled counters in this earlier post), complimented by the honed absolute black granite around the perimeter of the kitchen. The backsplash ...

Black for your kitchen – dial up the drama

01.11.2011 · Posted in Kitchens

Has yesterday’s featured kitchen, with that unfortunate black accent wall, put you off the idea of black in the kitchen altogether?  Let’s redress the balance with some kitchens where black really works: There’s been such a strong swing towards ethereal whites and grays in kitchens these last few (several?) years.  In contrast, grown-up, sophisticated black ...

Bold and Beautiful – Tile Tuesday

01.04.2011 · Posted in Kitchens

Yesterday’s post, my first of the year, was all about calm optimism. (You can read about Making a Happy Kitchen here if you missed it).  Important as happiness is, if we’re going to squeeze everything possible out of 2011, we’re going to need some boldness too. This backsplash is about as bold as a kitchen ...