Simple and white, this traditional kitchen design greets modern needs in a highly original manner. Owners can enjoy its barbacue facilities in the comfort of their courtyard, as well as its traditional-meets-contemporary design. A generous work table with storage space makes this small summer kitchen extremely practical.
As mentioned above, and minimalist design principles reign in Japanese design. So let’s look at another way this design aesthetic is achieved — Natural Lighting.
Now people are wanting to show off not only their fancy kitchen, but also everything else (of good quality), which is in the kitchen. While still in an infancy, this trend is growing quickly and we’re seeing designers and manufacturers implement open shelving in their 2014 designs.
from Saratoga Springs, New York designed the SkyFall Residence on six acres of this upstate New York horse country property to celebrate the slowing rolling hills, views of the Adirondack Mountains and sunsets. Their task was to blend traditional New England architecture with modern elements and open living. At the
Though they are a massive influence on the public’s persuasion of what is in and what is out, Ikea aside, natural is growing fast in 2014. Look for natural wood or stone counter tops, natural walls (possible brick veneer), natural wooden cupboards. Anything that comes from the earth
Merging traditional and contemporary design, completed Cicero, an eye-catching transitional-style home in Grand Rapids, Mich. The project was built in collaboration with and .
10. Instead of granite and mosaic tile backsplashes, consider using glass and ceramic tile. Mosaic tile and granite can be expensive and laborious to install. With the wide variety of tiles the options are limitless. You can achieve a high end backsplash, to compliment your luxurious kitchen without the
This year there will be a shift toward warmer metal tones such as brass and copper, edging away from the brash, stainless steel and chrome colder metals. Iron and similar tones are making a come back, very much learning towards the timeless traditional.
In keeping with the natural beauty of the outside world, Japanese homes typically contain simple colors from nature. Predominant colors are derived from the browns of wooden elements, and the greens of plants. Flooring is either wood or grey stone tile, and most walls are replaced with screens that are
Recycle an old or vintage cabinet as an island. Look for ones that have plenty of shelving, drawers or other storage options. The one in the image above was once a clothing store display cabinet.
Any content, trademark’s, or other material that might be found on the Elysian Fields website that is not Elysian Fields’s property remains the copyright of its respective owner/s. In no way does Elysian Fields claim ownership or responsibility for such items, and you should seek legal consent for any use of such materials from its owner.