Monthly Archives: May 2017

Restaurant Designs

You can find beautiful design anywhere. Restaurants are no exception. There is endless inspiration when I walk into a well-designed restaurant. In addition to the creative menus, I am always drawn to the skillfully executed design elements and charming details. Even though it’s a restaurant, there are brilliant ideas to incorporate into the residential design work we do for our clients! Here are some favorite pics from a recent trip I took to California. It’s from a resort called Terranea in Palos Verdes, CA. Below is the Catalina Kitchen. In LOVE with this tile and copper stove hood! I also love how they incorporated a homey feel with the wood shelves that are decorated with artwork and accessories that you would see in someone’s kitchen.     Pull up a chair! A gorgeous, half-back, basketweave barstool, that is. Notice the white brick, beautiful countertop and convenient hook for your purse. Best detail…the beautiful cement tile accent at the base! Charming details: Elongated subway tile and wood cutting boards. I especially love the white brick mixed with the warm wood tones. The baskets displayed in the open shelving above the bar are a creative way to fill the space while maintaining an open feel. And here you see some fun light fixtures that add a bit a glam to an organic, fresh dining space. Bravo, Terranea Resorts! Can’t wait to dine with you again and enjoy your lovely space! (Photo from terranea.com/palos-verdes-restaurants) We also have noteworthy dining spaces in our very own Twin Cities! Hewing Hotel’s Tullibee Restaurant This space was formerly a farm implement showroom! With high ceilings, exposed timber and brick, this restaurant used high-end interiors to create a warm and classic aesthetic. My [...]

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