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Kitchens & Baths

Kitchens & Baths Summer 2019

Filled with North America's most gorgeous kitchens and baths, Beautiful Kitchens & Baths focuses on the spectacular products and high-end design solutions that make a space truly envy-inducing. Gorgeous photos bring to life top designers' most amazing work, showcasing rich architecture, fabulous finishes, and luxurious features. These are rooms meant to inspire and to put a face on your dreams.

Country:
United States
Language:
English
Publisher:
Meredith Corporation
Frequency:
Back issues only
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BEST BUYS See the latest innovations for upgrading your kitchen and bath at TraditionalHome.com/KitchenBath KITCHEN COLOR Nail down the perfect mix of hues by browsing this collection of colorful kitchens at BHG.com/KitchenColor VA-VA-VICTORIAN Designers in Portland, Oregon, and Seattle breathe new life into a pair of venerable Victorian homes—and create kitchens and baths to swoon over. TraditionalHome.com/Victorians MAKING A SCENE These open-air kitchens pull out all the stops to provide full-service luxury spaces with a view. BHG.com/OutdoorKitchen STORE MORE Lined with cabinetry and packed with function, this well-appointed kitchen can handle any gathering the homeowners have in mind. TraditionalHome.com/StorageRich…

1 min.
from the editor

THE ANNUAL KITCHEN & BATH INDUSTRY SHOW is one of my favorite events every year. It’s always a whirlwind, with so much to see in just a few short days, but it’s also the best way to get a pulse on industry trends and discover innovative new products that will soon make their way into showrooms and home stores. (To see our picks for the 30 Most Innovative Products of 2019, check out TraditionalHome.com/30Most.) Drawing inspiration from this year’s show, held in a very chilly LasVegas in February, we’ve identified the top trends worth bringing home, including ultra-sleek appliances, statement-making artisan tile, and mix-and-match metals (7 Kitchen & Bath Trends to Watch, page 26). We’re also sharing ingenious storage ideas that will help you tame your messiest spaces (kitchen countertops…

2 min.
fresh greens

our favorites Starring Role Freshen up a kitchen with verdant green. SATURATE Embrace natural beauty with lush green and rich textures. Invigorate the space with floor-to-ceiling cabinets in a refreshingly deep hue. A walnut island and wide-plank floors supply visual depth and a timeless style. ACCESSORIZE Add instant age with faucets and pendant lighting in an unlacquered brass finish. Wire mesh inserts on some cabinet doors reinforce this kitchen’s traditional style. Framed art illuminated by picture lighting elevates sophistication. CONTRAST Balance dark green with gleaming finishes for a modern mix. Polished brass hardware embellishes the high-impact cabinetry with a touch of shine. White quartz countertops provide a glossy work surface that brightens the space. Leafy wallpaper enlivens a bath. • Glossy green adds richness to contemporary cabinetry. • Variegated glass tile exudes luxury. • Two tones of sage double…

3 min.
find your style

farmhouse rustic IRON WORKS Handcrafted of bronzed iron, this hunky sconce delivers industrial grit reminiscent of early 20th-century factories. Brooklyn Sconce ($406). Troy Lighting; troylighting.hvlgroup.com ROCK SOLID The farmhouse sink gets a modern twist with the smooth, sleek look of durable NativeStone concrete. Farmhouse 3018 Kitchen Sink in Pearl ($1,798). Native Trails; nativetrailshome.com CURVE APPEAL Bridge-faucet styling in a one-hole configuration makes this fixture a perfect pairing for a small-scale sink. Calais One Hole Gooseneck Kitchen Faucet in Matte Nickel ($1,259). Waterworks; waterworks.com THE HOT SEAT Powder-coated steel, brass, wood, and leather combine for a handsomely handcrafted perch. Heron Stool in Matte Black (starting at $655). Skylar Morgan Furniture; skylarmorganfurniture.com OLD SOUL Rustic meets modern as salvaged pine provides patina to a clean-lined silhouette. Salvaged Wood & Marble Beam Round Dining Table (starting at $3,895). Restoration Hardware; restorationhardware.com CHARACTER MATTERS Get instant…

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savvy storage

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7 kitchen & bath trends to watch

TREND OPEN SHELVING, EVOLVED Just when you thought you’d seen it all in open shelving, fresh interpretations are taking the #shelfie in whole new directions. Floating shelves that wrap around corners, units suspended from ceilings, organic live-edge wood, and chunky metal shelf brackets—trends like these keep this ever-popular look at the forefront of kitchen and bath design. TREND RAW FINISHES Although white-painted cabinetry has dominated in recent years, natural wood finishes are making a comeback. But this is not the orangey oak of the 1980s. Today’s finishes are lighter, grayer, and a little rustic. “Quartzite has become one of the most popular countertop materials for its durability, stain resistance, and easy cleanup.”–MICK DE GIULIO, KITCHEN DESIGNER TREND STATEMENT SURFACES The surfaces chosen for countertops, flooring, walls, and shower surrounds make the biggest impact in a kitchen…