BlogTourKBIS – Visiting with Wellborn Cabinets at the Kitchen & Bath Show

Since 1961, the Wellborn family has owned and operated Wellborn Cabinet, Inc., located in Ashland, Alabama. Wellborn offers 6 product lines: Home Concepts, Select, Premier, Estate, Elegant Bath and Wellborn Closets. The Estate Collection offers the “You Draw It” program as an option. This program is designed to help you bring a cabinet concept to creation. Estate and … Read more

BlogTourKBIS – Visiting with Mohawk at the Kitchen & Bath Show

    One of the hardest things to find in interiors is a great quality wall-to-wall carpet that is cleanable and durable AND looks great. We were all very excited to be introduced to Mohawk Flooring‘s new SmartStrand Silk Reserve carpet. This carpet is so luxurious to the touch that you literally wanted to lie down on … Read more

BlogTourKBIS – Visiting with Thermador at the Kitchen & Bath Show

  Thermador had a huge display at KBIS and we were treated to a great tour of some of their fantastic new offerings. On the truly luxe and large scale is the Freedom® Collection Culinary Preservation line. Thermador originated the built-in modular refrigeration concept more than a decade ago – it has become the next … Read more

Brittany & Coggs Ceramics

I’m so loving these tiles from Brittany & Coggs ceramics, made just north of me in New Hampshire.There is just such a feminine elegance to all of their pieces. Accents Magazine, a Northern New England shelter magazine has a great profile on owner Tania Huusko and Brittany & Coggs here. And here you can see … Read more

DIY – Bathroom wall project

Eric over at Modern Self has been showcasing his great bathroom makeover project. His fabulous apartment was featured as part of Apartment Therapy’s recent Smallest, Coolest contest. In this post, he showcases the amazing one of a kind striped walls in the bathroom. Thanks for sharing, Eric!

Brizo bathroom design challenge

Am participating in the Brizo bathroom design challenge at the Brizo New York fashion week event. On my team is Nancy Hugo, Corey Klassen  and Mike Tadros. Corey’s idea for a zen bathroom is being fleshed out by the team and rendered in SketchUp. The winning entry (4 finalists) will be announced tonight at the … Read more

Sights of the WC

I noticed that Blogger had added a movie setting and I realized that I can create slide shows from my iPhoto to upload! So, this is a bit of an experiment. This is my small lav – which is imposssible to photograph – not least because I put mirrors on the opposing walls so it’s … Read more

Oceanside Glasstile

Pop quiz: how many years do you think it would take to collect enough beach glass to cover your bathroom walls? Too many you say? Oceanside Glasstile offers beautiful glass mosaics that will make you feel like a day at the beach. Or, if you prefer a something with a little more sparkle, check out … Read more

Period Revival Bathrooms in the New York Times

Michael Weschler for The New York Times One of six period bathrooms in Georgian-revival homes in Montclair, N.J. Peter DaSilva for The New York TimesThe newly remodeled Victorian-style master bathroom in Belvedere, CA Michelle Litvin for The New York Times A window seat in the Edwardian-style master bathroom of this Chicago home. Michelle Litvin for … Read more