Kitchen

The kitchen is one of the most practical and potentially confusing rooms in the home. They require a lot of planning, forethought and knowledge to create a beautiful room that functions well.

With Studio at 17, my goal is to help you to understand these rooms better. I’ll show you what to look out for when planning out your kitchen. I’ll give you insight from a designer’s point of view.

Check out the posts below for advice, tips on how to design, trends, and everything you could ever need to know about the best room in the house!

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Gloss Kitchens – The Pros and Cons

Gloss kitchens are synonymous with modern-style homes and sleek interiors. They give a streamlined, cool and contemporary look. That being said, there are benefits and downfalls to having a gloss kitchen, and just like I did with Shaker-style kitchens in my last post, I’m going to share the pros and cons with you. Now. Here. […]

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Shaker Kitchens – The Pros & Cons

The Shaker Style Kitchen is a popular choice. It’s a classic door style and my personal favourite. Take a look at some of my favourite shaker kitchen designs here. But, as with everything, there are benefits and downfalls to the shaker door. It has its own idiosyncracies. Which is why I have put together a […]

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5 Things You Should Know Before Planning Your New Kitchen

If you’ve got plans to redesign your kitchen soon, you need to read this post! Getting a new kitchen is an amazing experience. But it can also be highly stressful and exhausting if you don’t know what to expect beforehand. There are a million and one things to consider; if you haven’t planned out a […]

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My 3 Top Products of January – Kitchen & Bathroom News

Recently I was given the opportunity to share my top three products featured in the January edition of the Kitchen and Bathroom News Magazine. After having a good look through the products, for kitchens, bathrooms and interior essentials, I chose the three following items: (You can also see the K&B News article here…) 1. Mozart […]

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4 Shaker Kitchen Designs I LOVE – Creativity Month

Did you know that January is the month of Creativity? It’s a time to think outside the box, in life and in your occupation – to find new, creative ways to do things. Pretty cool, huh? I love kitchens. As a Kitchen Designer, I spend a lot of time looking at the way kitchens are […]

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Home & Health
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5 Ways to Reduce Cooking Smells in an Open-Plan Living Space

    Open-plan living is popular and for very good reason. Having a large open living area emphasises a light, spacious feel. It encourages socialising and allows the kitchen and living area to have several functions. But, the one downside that seems to be a common concern is the worry of cooking smells seeping through […]

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Choosing Kitchen Worktops – What You Should Know

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Designing your dream kitchen can be an exciting experience. The process is filled with opportunities to create a beautiful, stylish and highly functional space that suits you perfectly. Designing your dream kitchen can also be a minefield – there is so much to consider! You need to think about unit […]

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3 Splashback Choices to Update Your Kitchen Style

The finishing touches to a kitchen can be one of the most important aspects to really bringing out your unique style. Usually when you go to choose and design your kitchen, the splashback would be a vital component of the full process. But it is also one of the ways you can update and freshen […]

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KBB Birmingham 2018 – Industrial & Concrete Trend & How You Can Follow It

One of the main themes running through a lot of the kitchens that were on show at KBB Birmingham 2018, was the gorgeous concrete trend that we have been seeing more of this year. Personally, I have always loved the industrial, cool concrete look, but it can be a daunting one. Have a look at […]

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KBB Birmingham 2018 – Romantic Blush Kitchen by Brigitte Frickemeier

Oh hello there, Blush Pink, fancy seeing you here! Hands up… who hasn’t really considered a blush kitchen as an option? Yea…. until now, it wasn’t my first choice either. But, during my visit to KBB Birmingham 2018, I saw a couple of gorgeous blush kitchens that used this on-trend colour in their displays. And […]

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