Category: A Kitchen Designer’s Life

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How To Get The Most Out of Attending a Design Tradeshow

Attending a design tradeshow can be a great experience. Check out this blog to ensure you get the most out of your visit.

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Case Study: Kitchen Design Inspiration from the Square

Using the Elements and Principles of Design to guide your Kitchen Designs is a smart way to go. Check out how I used the “Square” to build a stand out Kitchen Design.

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Designing a Kitchen for the Home Canner

Many home owners have taken up the hobby of home canning during the global pandemic. As a Professional Kitchen Designer, you are best suited to help them design a Kitchen to help them excel at Home Canning. Read on to see how to do just that.

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Incorporating Backsplash Storage into Your Kitchen Designs

Often the backsplash is not a space Kitchen Designers think of when it comes to storage. Check out this blog to see how we may need to change that!

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Revisiting the Closed-Off Kitchen

There has been a lot of talk in the industry lately about the “Closed-Off” Kitchen. I went into the archives to see how I was handling this type of design. Read on to see a closed-off Kitchen space I designed 4 ways.

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Kitchen Design Case Study: West Coast Contemporary

Space planning and designing custom millwork for spec homes is a great specialty for Professional Kitchen Designers. Check out one my projects that celebrates West Coast Contemporary Design.

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What Does It Take To Become A Top Kitchen Designer?

VESTABUL SCHOOL OF DESIGN is here to help you on your Kitchen Design Career Journey. To get a taste of what is involved read about Jan’s journey to becoming a Top Kitchen Designer.

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What Makes A White Kitchen Classic?

The white Kitchen is very popular with homeowners and designers. But what makes this look a classic? Check out my latest blog to see what I think.

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Kitchen Case Study: Functional Modern Tuscan

This Vestabul Design Case Study looks at a Modern Tuscan Style Kitchen designed for entertaining. It shows that function and aesthetics can co-exist beautifully.

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How to name your Design Company

Naming your company is an important part of launching your business. Read on to see how the name of my company came to be!

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Kitchen Design Case Study: Adding the WOW Factor to a Spec Home Kitchen!

When designing a Kitchen for a spec home you need to make it memorable while respecting the investment budget of the developer. Read on to see how this was accomplished with the addition of a WOW factor.

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Kitchen Design Case Study: Heritage Designation

This Vestabul Design project takes readers through the entire process of designing a kitchen for a complicated renovation project. See how contemporary design can be right at home in a heritage designated site.