Tag: Blogtour

Signature Kitchen Suite Design and Experience Center - Napa Valley
Brands, New Products | May 13, 2019
Signature Kitchen Suite Design and Experience Center – Napa Valley

Designhounds Napa with Signature Kitchen Suite I am thrilled to announce that I am heading up to Napa today to spend a few days with Signature Kitchen Suite. I am one of 22 designers  invited to the Signature Kitchen Suite Design and Experience Center from May 13-16 for Designhounds Napa with Signature Kitchen Suite.  There I will fully immerse myself…

The Best Performance Carpet for Active Families
Brands, Tips and Tricks | February 13, 2017
The Best Performance Carpet for Active Families

Performance Carpet While recently attending the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS), I was given an overview of the newest addition to Mohawk’s line of performance carpet: Mohawk Smartstrand Silk Reserve.  As I have reported in previous posts, performance has become a major trend in interior design, and the consumer has quickly become accustomed to expecting performance products for the…

Top Kitchen and Bath Trends for 2017
Trade Shows and Trends | January 30, 2017
Top Kitchen and Bath Trends for 2017

The Top Kitchen and Bath Trends for 2017 Seen at KBIS I just returned from Orlando where I saw the top kitchen and bath trends for 2017 at KBIS, the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show.  This year was chock full of emerging trends, inspiration, and technology.  KBIS is a show that I look forward to attending every year, and this year…

Blanco and Poggenpohl Present the Art of Performance
Brands, Events | February 13, 2015
Blanco and Poggenpohl Present the Art of Performance

The Art of Performance by Blanco and Poggenpohl A big perk of attending the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) with BlogTourVegas is being invited to the best parties and receptions in town.   That is exactly what I did a few weeks ago, when BlogTourVegas  was invited by two of our sponsors, Blanco and Poggenpohl, to experience the “Art…

Explore New Surfaces With Wilsonart
Brands | February 11, 2015
Explore New Surfaces With Wilsonart

WILSONART INTRODUCES QUARTZ AT KBIS Wilsonart is on a roll.  Known as a leader in the laminate market for over 60 years, Wilsonart is now exploring new surfaces while continuing to broaden their offerings in the market for which they have been a leader since the 1950s.  The Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS), held this past January,  marked the…

Don't Think You Can Drink Red Wine On Your White Carpet?  Karastan's SmartStrand Silk Forever Clean Makes You Think Again.
Brands | February 2, 2015
Don’t Think You Can Drink Red Wine On Your White Carpet? Karastan’s SmartStrand Silk Forever Clean Makes You Think Again.

Karastan SmartStrand Silk Forever Clean At last -you can drink red wine on your white carpet without a worry in the world.  A few years ago this was not possible, but the arrival of Karastan’s SmartStrand into the marketplace in 2005 was a game changer.  Well, that has all changed again with the recent arrival of

Master the Art of Stylish and Organized Kitchen Drawers in 2015 with Poggenpohl
Brands | January 9, 2015
Master the Art of Stylish and Organized Kitchen Drawers in 2015 with Poggenpohl

Poggenpohl Every January, homeowners around the globe look to reorganize their lives, and one of the first places they turn to is their kitchen drawers.  Let’s face it – organized kitchen drawers are what every homeowner strives for, but very few achieve because most drawers are designed simply for storage and not necessarily with organization in mind.  Each drawer cavity…

3 Must-Have Luxury Kitchen Appliances from Thermador
Brands | January 5, 2015
3 Must-Have Luxury Kitchen Appliances from Thermador

Luxury Kitchen Appliances from Thermador In less than two weeks I will be headed to Las Vegas with Modenus’ BlogTour for the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS)  January 20-22 where I will be seeing and experiencing the latest in kitchen and bath products and trends.   Thermador , the nearly 100-year-old company that has been “bringing innovation to the kitchen for real cooks” since…

The Miele CM5200 Espresso Machine
Brands, New Products | June 6, 2014
The Miele CM5200 Espresso Machine

The Miele CM5200 Espresso Machine Today is my version of “Coffee Talk” where I am discussing the Miele CM5200 espresso machine – an advanced, super-automatic espresso machine that I call the “Beast”  of all freestanding espresso machines.   As you may know, I recently traveled to New York City for the Architectural Digest Home Design Show along with Modenus and BlogTour NYC .  While there, I was the…

Prizer Custom Kitchen Hoods -Customization is King
Brands | May 6, 2014
Prizer Custom Kitchen Hoods -Customization is King

There’s nothing I like more than a bright pop of color in the kitchen – it keeps me happy and on my toes when I cook.  The photo shown above is of a BlueStar professional range with a color-coordinated Prizer custom kitchen hood .  Options – (just as the caption says in the photo below)  – Prizer Hoods is all…