How to Get the Breezy Brooklyn Look at Home (11 photos)

 

From thrifty Brooklynites and their cool, pared-back lofts is the natural trend. Relying on the combination of three tones – white, wood brown and foliage green – this look is pretty easy to achieve and can be interpreted in many ways. Whether you like the simplicity of Scandinavian style, the 1970s…

 

How to Get the Breezy Brooklyn Look at Home (11 photos)
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Weave Metallics Into Your Kitchen (10 photos)

The trend for metallics sees no signs of abating, and of all the rooms in the home, the kitchen arguably offers the most scope for introducing elements of brass, copper and gold. Whether you favour all-out luxe, a vintage boho vibe, industrial simplicity or a relaxed Mediterranean feel, metallics can…


Weave Metallics Into Your Kitchen (10 photos)
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Weave Metallics Into Your Kitchen (10 photos)

10 Surprising Things That Fit Into a Teeny Tiny Kitchen (11 photos)

I am learning so much by checking out Houzz photos from all over the world. For instance, I’d forgotten just how many European families get by with what we Americans would consider ‘a dorm room fridge’. Rather than stocking up on a decade’s worth of pretzels and cereal, a lot of Europeans pick up just…


10 Surprising Things That Fit Into a Teeny Tiny Kitchen (11 photos)
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10 Surprising Things That Fit Into a Teeny Tiny Kitchen (11 photos)

Stickybeak of the Week: A Country-Style Kitchen Gets a Fresh Twist (10 photos)

It’s ironic that country kitchens from the mid 19th-century often need a major renovation to get the country look so sought after today. This is because 1850s kitchens were often tiny, dark, strictly utilitarian and not very functional for modern life, as they predate electrification by 50 years or more….


Stickybeak of the Week: A Country-Style Kitchen Gets a Fresh Twist (10 photos)
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Stickybeak of the Week: A Country-Style Kitchen Gets a Fresh Twist (10 photos)

A Dozen Ways to Add Vintage Nostalgia to Your Kitchen (9 photos)

From the slam and squeak of a screen door to the scent of berry pie wafting from its windowsill cooling spot, summer in the kitchen can stir up cravings for times gone by (or at least their style). Whether you pine for the kitchen of your childhood home or want to help your period home look its best,…


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14 Kitchen Splashbacks for the Adventurous (14 photos)

Not a fan of white subway tiles? Don’t fret. Look to custom and DIY options for creative splashbacks that are only limited by your imagination and budget. Of course, you’ll want to take into consideration your cooking habits, too. Those who fancy themselves amateur chefs and tend to have multiple splattering…


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11 Lessons We Can Learn From These Cook's Kitchens (16 photos)

The kitchen is the heart and soul of the home, and whether you’re a seasoned master chef or just enjoy cooking for family and friends every now and then, there is one thing that is key to creating a successful cook’s kitchen … and it’s not the size! Planning your space for maximum usability and absolute…


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Recipe for Success: A History of the Modern Australian Kitchen (16 photos)

Impacted by rapid technological and social change, the Australian kitchen has evolved during the last century from a place of simple functionality to a room with multi purposes. Historically, domestic kitchens were a place of hard work. Without electricity or gas, refrigeration or running water,


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Houzz Quiz: What Kitchen Benchtop Is Right for You? (14 photos)

I’m often asked to assist overwhelmed homeowners with picking out their kitchen benchtops. Usually all it takes to guide them toward a winning material is to suss out some of the project’s details, such as their budget, cooking and cleaning style, and of course aesthetic preferences. I’ve put some of…


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