All tagged Contemporary

An Eye for Style: Susan Cohen

With some thirty-five years in the business, you can expect expertise from the hands of veteran designer Susan Cohen. Whether it’s renovating a kitchen or bath, or designing an entire home, the Brentwood-based designer listens closely to her clients’ wishes and uses her meticulous eye to craft the kind of spaces that have won her a loyal and prestigious following.

A Wolf in the Kitchen

If you’re struggling with the dilemma of a high-end oven that fits the aesthetic of your kitchen, look no further than Wolf’s new M series of wall ovens, specifically designed in three unique styles to complement any décor. The largest product rollout in company history, the all-new American-made ovens not only integrate seamlessly into kitchens, they boast revolutionary heating and airflow technology, making some of the most efficient and consistent ovens on the market.

Smart Ideas from Jenn-Air

Michelin-star chef Daniel Boulud was right when he said, “kitchens should be designed around what’s truly important—fun, food and life.” But they should also be designed around truly spectacular appliances. And if Jenn-Air’s sleek new Obsidian refrigerator and new luxury wall ovens don’t tempt you into the kitchen, we don’t know what will.

Clever Insight from Everage Design, Inc.

For Krista and John Everage of Everage Design, Inc., kitchens and baths provide some of the most challenging and satisfying components of a residential project. The Santa Monica-based couple has been creating timeless interiors for a sophisticated clientele since 1986 (including actor Dennis Quaid) and we’re delighted to say that they’ve been long-time clients of Snyder Diamond...

Teuco Tubs

It’s pretty easy to appreciate the craftsmanship that goes into creating specialty appliances and fixtures when we see and touch them in the showroom, but it’s another thing to actually watch artisans at work... 

Master of Modern, Michael Berman

Michael Berman’s been a fixture on the Los Angeles design scene since opening his eponymously named firm in 1986. The Detroit native is known for his sophisticated yet understated style, so it’s little wonder that not only big-name clients have come calling, but manufacturers too. Berman has product lines with Kravet, Rohl and Walker Zanger—as well as others soon to be announced, and recently opened his showroom, Bronze...

The Latest from Miele

Founded on the promise of “immer besser” (“forever better” in English), German appliance company Miele has remained one of the most coveted brands across the globe for 115 years. The family-owned firm’s range includes everything from vacuums and dishwashers to cooktops, refrigerators and coffee systems—all of which exemplify the luxury, minimalist styling for which the brand is known...

Revisiting David Hicks

As our Designers We Love column proves, we absolutely love learning what today’s leading professionals have to say about kitchen and bath design. But what about some of the leading designers of yesterday, what were their thoughts on kitchen and bath design? More often than not, the advice of the world’s most celebrated designers some 30 or even 60 years ago still holds true, even though styles change and technology advances...