Designing Small Kitchens

We are excited to announce that Carmen Christensen is hosting our July 24, 2013 kbtribechat.  She will be leading our kitchen design discussion focussing on the challenges and solutions of designing compact spaces.

This Kbtribechat will take place at #kbtribechat on Twitter from 2 to3pm eastern time.

Here are our discussion questions:  

1.  When designing a small kitchen space what are your top three priorities?

2.  What is more important in designing a small kitchen, Function or Style?

3.  Does Size matter?  Can a small kitchen accomplish the same functions as a large kitchen?

4.  Does small kitchen mean small budget?

5.  What techniques or design tricks do you use to make a small kitchen feel larger?

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Carmen Christensen

Carmen Christensen | ASID, NKBA, NCIDQ Time2Design, Inc.

Interior Designer | Kitchen & Bath Specialist | Writer | Blogger | Artist

Having a love for fashion, interior design and an artistic flair it is easy to understand why Carmen is drawn to and inspired by all things design. President/Founder/Principal Designer of Time2Design, Carmen’s primary focus is luxury residential interiors, specializing in the kitchen and bath industry. A graduate of Ringling College of Art + Design combined with over 20 years’ experience has given Carmen a foundation, expertise and knowledge to excel in her field.

Carmen has the unique ability to interpret and deliver the specific needs of each of her clients. With a thorough understanding of the building codes, keen eye for proportion, design and understanding the use of color give Carmen the skills necessary to approach each project with expertise. In addition to her strong cabinetry design skills, Carmen has mastered an understanding of all aspects of construction giving her the ability to knowledgeably communicate with architects, fellow designers and sub-contractors.

As a professional member of ASID, Carmen is actively involved in the Florida West Coast chapter and is currently serving on the board of directors. Carmen’s work has taken her to national and international destinations, been showcased in numerous showhouses and published in multiple magazines. Being a member of NKBA, National Kitchen and Bath Association, Carmen keeps up to date on current trends and events in the Kitchen and Bath Industry.

Carmen’s innate ability to combine her experience and design talent serves to create functionally decorative space to meet the needs of her clients.

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Here is the transcript for this kbtribechat.

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