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Beth & Kris’ Kitchen February 21, 2014

Although our design process for a kitchen remodel runs in a linear fashion, sometimes we break the mold to develop details that are more intuitive or surprising. This is especially apparent in Beth & Kris’ kitchen, one that we designed.... read more →

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Nevie & Annie’s Kitchen November 25, 2013

Nevie and Annie live on a large corner lot in one of Austin’s best neighborhoods, Travis Heights. When I first met with them to discuss their kitchen renovation and possible addition, many signs pointed to a great project. First, Nevie and Annie.... read more →

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kitchen tricks November 8, 2013

After 5 years and 38 built kitchen projects, I’ve developed a few tricks to solve issues with storage, cooking practices, and maintenance through cabinetry details, custom fixtures and hardware. Here are some of my favorites: Custom Stainless drainboard for a.... read more →

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Cody’s Bath May 19, 2013

Would you believe this is my one hundredth blog post?! Wow. I don’t get to show off too many bath projects, but the details of this one are pretty stellar. Our dedicated and insightful client, Cody, contributed a lot to.... read more →

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Anna and Jon lived in their 1939 Travis Heights cottage for over twenty years before deciding to remodel their kitchen. The existing space was fairly functional, in the form of a galley kitchen with the refrigerator on the end wall..... read more →

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Erin & Taylor’s Kitchen April 17, 2013

  We recently completed Erin and Taylor’s kitchen, which is in a more traditional language for Hello Kitchen, but shows some of our favorite color tones, materials, and design with natural light. The project is in a 1951 cottage in.... read more →

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Vintage Appeal December 27, 2012

This kitchen project was part of a complete restoration of a 1920 historic bungalow in the charming Old West Austin neighborhood.  The kitchen was void of plumbing fixtures and appliances and had vinyl parquet flooring and new drywall. Many of.... read more →

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Paige & Steve’s Kitchen November 9, 2012

It’s always fun to collaborate with clients who have a unique perspective about cooking, as they contribute great ideas and appreciate efficient design. When I first met with Paige and Steve, it was clear that they cook… a lot! They.... read more →

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Courtney & Jamie’s Kitchen September 24, 2012

Courtney and Jamie have a very unique 1916 bungalow that was moved to its current location in south Austin around 1960. The house is pretty unusual in that it has quite a large footprint, three rooms across by three rooms.... read more →

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Tarrytown Flat June 27, 2012

When I first met with the owner of this second level flat in the Tarrytown neighborhood of Austin, I knew this could be a very special project. The building itself is a 1950 brick two-family unit, surrounded by incredible gardens.... read more →

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Kate & Ryan’s Kitchen June 20, 2012

This was a fun, relatively fast project in the neighborhood north of Mueller, near central Austin. Ryan and Kate approached me in November with the goal to renovate their kitchen in time for South by Southwest. Since Ryan works in.... read more →

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Chris & Jenny’s Kitchen December 8, 2011

I’m excited to show this transformational before / after! Chris and Jenny live in a 1996 house in Travis Country, and after 15 years, this kitchen had seen some serious wear and tear. As an avid cook and high-heat stir-fryer,.... read more →

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Christina & Rich’s Kitchen November 11, 2011

Rich and Christina live in the Hancock neighborhood in a lovely 1930’s Tudor-style cottage. The house has so many unique architectural elements, like arched doorways and niches, a curved chimney detail, old Austin brick, and oak flooring. With a master.... read more →

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Laura & Blake’s Kitchen October 11, 2011

Laura and Blake live in a 1954 house in the Allandale neighborhood, known for its wide lots, mid-century era homes and great city parks. Their compact 1260 sf house was built as part of an experiment to determine the effects.... read more →

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alison & dana’s kitchen March 28, 2011

Last year Alison & Dana contacted me for a consultation to take a look at their 1959-original kitchen. They had been living in the house a few years and had grown somewhat attached to the vivid turquoise appliances and formica,.... read more →

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  I am so thrilled to share photos of Peggy’s finished kitchen! I’ve updated periodically about this project here, here and here, so you can read the history of the project and see how the design developed, including some ‘before’.... read more →

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