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upscale black and white kitchen with open shelving by Fairfax & Sammons Architecture

Black Tie Kitchen

A fashionable color scheme translates into an ultrachic kitchen design. This historic Italianate townhouse is dressed for any occasion in its own version of the little black dress.  Tailored cabinetry and a custom range hood were painted pitch-black.  The raised panel molding is painted white for contrast – like a string of pearls.  Marble counters […]

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hidden Sub Zero refrigerator with tung and groove pine panels

Refrigeration in Disguise II

Integrated appliances can be designed to fade away or steal the show. It’s an appliance needed by all and hated by many – especially me.  Given a do-over, I would either hide our side-by-side in the walk-in pantry or buy a different appliance so it could appear more furniture-like in our open floor plan.  A […]

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Alabama stone cottage pantry with double french doors

Pantry Pride

Kitchen features come and go. The pantry is no different. Although they have been around for centuries, in the 1950′s pantries became less common in American homes.  Walk-in pantries began making a comeback in the late 1990′s and are now one of the most requested kitchen features. But many of today’s homeowners expect more from […]

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rustic master bath custom sink console with open shelf

Rustic Master Bath Retreat

The custom tub surround is reminiscent of a French wall fountain Wood salvaged from a North Carolina barn is rustic, yet romantic in this master bath retreat.  A Waterworks Cambridge tub nestles underneath an expanse of windows.  Its custom surround is washed in an oyster shell palette, with a backsplash detail and a wall mounted […]

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white kitchen cabinets with open shelving and antique wooden lyre base table

Tailored White Kitchen

A French table with lyre base anchors this bright white kitchen Atlanta Designer Suzanne Kasler worked her magic to keep the interiors second only to the marsh and Pocotaligo River views  in this wonderful coastal South Carolina Brays Island home. This kitchen is located in the “bunkie house,” which is third in line behind the […]

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