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March 1 at #KBtribechat – Design Inspiration

Where do you find it?

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Our KBtribechat Questions:

1.) Does traveling inspire design creativity? In what ways?

2.) Does following other’s adventures and experiences provide inspiration? What sites are best for this? What accounts do you find inspiring?

3.) Do you infuse your designs with travel inspired elements? Share ways this can be done!

4.) What publications do you read for kitchen and bath design information and inspiration?

5.) What online sites are best to share or search for inspirational ideas?

6.) Design blogs are a good place to find inspiration! What are your favorites?

7.) What experiences inspire you? Cooking? Showrooms? Design Showcases? Trade shows? Nature? Spa visits? Explain!

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February 1 at #KBtribechat – Luxurious Bathrooms

A design discussion!

Luxury Bath Design

Our discussion questions:

1.) Are your clients ordering luxurious bathrooms or just doing the basics? Explain!

2.) What features are they asking to be included? What items would you want in your dream bathroom?

What type of sinks?
Plumbing fixtures?
What lighting styles are you recommending?
Countertop preferences?
Cabinetry looks and features?

Please share pictures of luxurious bathrooms you like!

3.) Any new, exciting bathroom products, materials or applications you would like to share?

4.) What colors are trending for luxurious bathrooms?

5.) Is healthy living a factor in today’s luxury bathroom? How?

Here is our #KBtribechat group Pinterest board Bathroom Design Ideas. Let us know if you’d like to be added.

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December 14 at #KBtribechat – Design Crush Bathrooms

A design discussion!

 

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Our KBtribechat questions: 

1.) Sometimes the whole is more than the sum of the parts. Please share images of bathrooms you LOVE and tell us why you find them exciting!

2.) Stunning surfaces are often the focal point of beautiful bathrooms. Share installations that prove this point from showers to countertops to flooring and walls.

3.) How can we be dazzled with plumbing fixtures? We know it happens! Share your design crush faucets, sinks, shower fittings and tubs!

4.) What bathroom lighting has wowed you lately?

5.) Sometimes we find ourselves crushing on the details. What bathroom organizers, storage solutions or tech has delighted you?

6.) Built-in appliances in the bathroom? Yes, please! What appliances take luxury to the next level in the bathroom?

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December 7th at #KBtribechat – Design Inspired Destination Décor

Sponsored and Hosted by Vetrazzo.

The KBtribechat Questions:

1. Does destination ever inspire your room design and decor? Show us pics.

http://blog.vetrazzo.com/go-there-design-inspired-by-destination-free-lookbook

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2. Let’s talk coastal design inspo. Love how Cortney Bishop styled this Sullivan’s Island kitchen with Vetrazzo counters.

http://blog.vetrazzo.com/beach-chic-kitchen-designs-without-the-seashells-and-fish-nets

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3. Our cityscape. The barista inspired Vetrazzo to create its Coffee House color. Has a locale ever inspired your color choice?

http://blog.vetrazzo.com/destination-inspired-designs-free-lookbook-0

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4. Nature nurture. Have the great outdoors nurtured your design? Catherine Friis found the Toronto woods as her kitchen inspo.

http://blog.vetrazzo.com/dramatic-before-and-after-combines-quartz-recycled-glass-and-stunning-reclaimed-hemlock

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5.  Share projects inspired by the greatest destination of all – our planet! Arkin Tilt wins for earthy Sonoma County home.

http://blog.vetrazzo.com/and-we-have-a-winner…-arkin-tilt-named-2016-vetrazzo-design-star

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Festive Kitchens

An inspirational holiday discussion to get us in the spirit!

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KBtribechat group Pinterest boards  –

Holiday Inspirations

Holiday Kitchens (a KBtribechat group board started by Franke)

Let us know if you’d like to pin with us!

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The KBtribechat questions:

1.) Do you dress your kitchen for the season? Share ways to add a festive touch to the kitchen during the holidays. We want to see pictures!

2.) Holiday baking is a December highlight.  What are your favorite cookie recipes?

3.) Do you use a convection oven? What are the advantages? What are they best for? Share recipes!

4.) Please share time saving tips and recipes for making entertaining a breeze during the holidays.

5.) What are your must have dishes for family gatherings? #HolidayFoodTraditions  Share recipes!

6.) Heartfelt gifts from the kitchen are fun to give and receive. Share favorite ideas for homemade gifts.

7.) What gifts do you recommend for family and friends who like to cook?

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Saving Water – a precious resource

A kitchen and bath industry design discussion!

Water

Our KBtribechat questions:

Q1 – In the kitchen sink area, what can be done to save water?

Q2 – What water saving kitchen habits can we help facilitate as designers?

Q3 – Can dishwashers save water or is it better to wash by hand?

Q4 – In the bathroom sink areas, what can be done to help save water?

Q5 – What water saving products and ideas are available for bathroom showers?

Q6 – Does it use more water to take a shower or a bath? How much is the difference? Please explain!

Q7 – What other ideas do you have to help client’s save water in the bathroom?

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July 29, 2015 at #KBtribechat: The Connected Kitchen

How smart do we want our kitchens to be?

Kitchen Tech

Q1.) What items in the kitchen would you like to be able to control from a phone/tablet?

Q2.) Can we go too far? Explain!

Q3.) What “smart” features would you like to see innovated/made available for the kitchen?

Q4.) Are your clients wanting smart home features designed in? Why or why not?

Q5.)  What does the future kitchen look like – tech wise?

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