Design

The working triangle – time for new geometry!

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Your Mum may have told you about the working triangle when she press-ganged you into helping prepare a meal. That’s in the days when the kitchen was a place to prepare and cook a meal while the rest of the family played around the house…

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The fitting solutions you’ve been looking for…

TANDEMBOX intivo in Silk white with BOXCOVER

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Leading fittings manufacturer and systems designer Blum has identified two important areas in modern kitchen design and practical performance. Firstly, the trend to carry the external visual design into the interior of the cabinets…

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To DIY or not to DIY – that is the question

Plain English one

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I can remember when DIY kitchens were a dirty secret… something you’d never admit to owning (although many of us did). These takeaway kits may have had flimsy carcasses, wafer-thin worktops and badly fitted interiors but boy, were they cheap…

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Are you sitting comfortably???

GD chair number seven

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On the journey down to Grand Designs I set myself a task…to find, in my opinion, a “Grand Design”.
The definition of Grand gives itself to something magnificent and impressive. I take photos and by the end of the day I realise I seem to have a theme…

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The 4 kitchen design rules of Dynamic Space…

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Dynamic Space should sensitise kitchen designers and potential buyers to a few important design rules. These are: 1. Make sure you have enough storage space – absolutely crucial! More than 60% of all kitchen buyers realize they have too little storage space…

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New Neutrals…coming soon to a kitchen near you!

Kora kitchen by Cesar in a smoky-grey finish

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If, like me, you want something a little more exciting than a cool white kitchen but you don’t want to go for a full-on explosion of colour, then this season’s trend for nicely natural furniture is the perfect solution.

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