Monthly Archives: August 2011

Kitchens with a View: Designs inspired by landscapes

Posted on August 30, 2011 by jlamberski

Imagine being able to cook with a mountain view. KD designers have recently remodeled a few kitchens that were heavily inspired by the home’s surrounding interior and exterior architecture, and this provoked a new thought: a kitchen design inspired by the surrounding mountainous landscape. Living in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, many homes boast a breathtaking view that …read more

A Universal Kitchen Design by Kd.

Posted on August 25, 2011 by jlamberski

With its stock cabinetry, laminate countertops and freestanding appliances, the kitchen that was presented to Elisabeth Aiello by a recent client did not have much to offer in style, but even more importantly the kitchen it did not have much to offer in universal functionality. Opening up the space and making it wheelchair friendly was …read more

Top German Design Prize Winning Bulthaup b2 Kitchens

Posted on August 23, 2011 by jlamberski

Bulthaup created pure poetry in the form of kitchen design with their line of b2 kitchens. The German Institute of Design recognized the b2 kitchens as a breakthrough in open, mobile kitchens. Their distinctive minimalism was taken to a revolutionary level as Bulthaup reduced the worktop, cooktop and sink into one piece and paired …read more

Mediterranean Kitchen Revival by Kd. Designer Elisabeth Aiello

Posted on August 18, 2011 by jlamberski

KD designer Elisabeth Aiello got the exciting opportunity to be a part of a 1910 Mediterranean style home restoration in Denver’s beautiful Seventh Avenue Historic District. In reviving this early 20th century home, the owners wanted to honor the home’s history while adding 21st century functionality that would fit their lifestyle. The kitchen …read more

Kd. Designer Troy Williams Turns Cramped into Contemporary

Posted on August 15, 2011 by jlamberski

You don’t need an enormously expansive kitchen to achieve a space that feels unrestrained and asserts an ultramodern design. KD designer Troy Williams recently had a client who was unhappy with their small outdated kitchen and wanted a space that felt larger and maintained a more contemporary style. Take a look at how the kitchen …read more

New Lighting Solution & New Hue For The Bulthaup b1

Posted on August 9, 2011 by jlamberski

The decor, ambiance and practicality of a kitchen relies heavily on lighting. This is why Bulthaup has integrated a new innovative LED lighting system into the Bulthaup b1 kitchen. LED light strips were added for under-cabinet illumination that enhances cooking and working areas while providing radiant aesthetic appeal. With …read more

Before & After Cherry Hills Home Kitchen Renovation

Posted on August 5, 2011 by jlamberski

KD designers Jed MacKenzie and William Landeros recently designed and renovated this Cherry Hills home kitchen to go from unappealingly humdrum to timelessly striking. Before the remodel, this Cherry Hills kitchen was not quite outdated, but was lacking crucial design elements such as emphasis and personality. It proves that even a kitchen employing trendy features …read more

Colorado Homes Interviews KD Designer Jed MacKenzie

Posted on August 3, 2011 by jlamberski

Jed MacKenzie in a photo taken by Colorado Homes & Lifestyles during their recent interview.

Kitchen Distributors was excited and proud to see our own certified designer Jed MacKenzie featured in the June/July issue of …read more