2017 Newburyport Kitchen Tour, Pt. 1 and the case of the missing design element.

2017 Newburyport Kitchen Tour,  Pt. 1 and the case of the missing design element.

Okay, well, this really should be called 2017 Newburyport Kitchen Tour, Pt. 2 because I’ve already done a post of the gardens and landscaping. But this post and the next will showcase the kitchens and related interiors of the houses. I’m breaking it into two because I took a lot of photos and I had … Read more

A “Just Right” evening with Kallista and Kohler

A “Just Right” evening with Kallista and Kohler

In addition to working with wonderful clients, one of the best “perks” of working in the design industry are the opportunities to attend fantastic special events and to receive insider training on new products and trends. The other night, I was invited to attend an evening of training and dining courtesy of Snow and Jones, a … Read more

BlogTourKBIS – Visiting with Wilsonart at the Kitchen & Bath Show

  If just hearing the words “laminated surface” brings to mind fake looking woods and ’70’s era burnt oranges, you need to learn about what Wilsonart has been doing in the field of engineered and laminated surfaces.   A heartfelt thank you to the folks at Wilsonart for being a sponsor of #BlogTourKBIS and to Modenus, the power behind BlogTour … Read more

BlogTourKBIS – Visiting with Grohe and DXV at the Kitchen & Bath Show

BlogTourKBIS – Visiting with Grohe and DXV at the Kitchen & Bath Show

  Grohe had some pretty cool and innovating products this year at the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS). I particularly like the Smart Control – 3D Showering system.  The innovative GROHE SmartControl technology lets you choose the outlet, the water flow and temperature as desired. Operation is simple and easy for the whole family … Read more

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

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

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

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