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Best Kitchen Accessories

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Chances are you’ve seen one or all of these accessories in all those dream kitchens you’ve been pinning. From serving boards to canisters, we’ve rounded up six must have accessories for the kitchen.     Schoolhouse Electric Brass Rail/ Hammam hand…

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Lamps in the Kitchen

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This post is written mostly for my lovely, patient and gentle mother-in-law. My in-laws recently moved in to a new home and they have an abundance of counter space in their kitchen, including a long bar section of the counter that separates…

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Recessed Lights No More

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For a while now I’ve been thinking very seriously about this whole not using recessed can lighting in kitchens and baths. Some designers utilize it with more frequency. I’d like to attempt it but the right opportunity hasn’t presented itself…

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Trends: Patterned Tile

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Have you ever demo’d any of those 80s or 90s patterned backsplashes and tiled countertops? Patterned tile is coming on, but it’s not the ivy borders of the early 1990s. The mosaic tiles installed now are most likely imported and…

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Dining Room or Library?

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Couldn’t it be both—a dining room and a library? I say, uh-yeayer. I really, really like this concept. It feels like a warmer space among those books, much more conversational, made for hang out time. And in a smaller home…

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a Quick Bath Upgrade

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Before I officially listed my previous home for sale one of the things on the punch list was to give the master bath a quick upgrade without remodeling the entire thing. Out of necessity we had the entire shower re-tiled…

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Ashley Putman again and again…

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Graphic designer Ashley Putman’s Houston home has been tweaked slightly and featured this time in Paper City. I’m always inspired by Ashley’s homes. Her house is collected and the edge doesn’t feel contrived. As always you can tell that Ashley…

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Get the Look: Modern Rustic Bath

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I’m guessing that most of you like this bath because of the contrast of the dark wall and the metal of the mirror and barn sconce…and let’s not forget the white shiplap. Am I totally off base here? Let’s see…

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