Lisa Wilson-Wirth, CKD
Interior Designers & Decorators
Recipe for Living contemporary-kitchen
 

Recipe for Living

WINNER: FIRST PLACE, Kitchen Design / ASID SAN DIEGO / “2008 Design Excellence Awards”

Photo credit: Arclinea San Diego / Gail Owens Photography

Design by Lisa Wilson-Wirth, CKD, featuring custom cabinetry from The Arclinea Collection (Source: Arclinea San Diego).

PROJECT GOALS: With a passion for the delicious moments family gatherings bring, this oceanfront hi-rise vacation condo was extensively remodeled to meet the needs of a vibrant extended family. Fundamental to the Clients’ recipe for family harmony: an open, contemporary living plan to connect the kitchen, dinning and living areas with the condo’s exquisite views.

PROJECT FEATURES: To satisfy the culinary requirements of multiple cooks within a small kitchen footprint, every Arclinea cabinet incorporates unique solutions for maximizing storage and enhancing culinary work functions in ergonomically sensitive ways. Highlights include

Highlights include
+ A corner tall pantry solution (sleekly enclosing storage equivalent to 12 wall units)
+ Extensive use of drawer-systems, with accessories like pull-out cutlery trays and dish organizers
+ A small appliances garage which houses a “breakfast bar”
+ “Hidden” drawers in the toe-kick for table linens and oversized cookware

GREEN DESIGN: Materials specified are ecologically sensitive and cutting-edge. Arclinea cabinets feature sustainably-sourced stained oak veneers in medium grey, paired with our water-based white matte lacquer, and recyclable acid-etched glass. (The finishes complement the coastal setting and offer easy-care maintenance in a household with children.) Cabinets feature Arclinea's recessed “Italia” handle-grips in stainless steel and stainless steel plinths.

The resulting award-winning kitchen design is a true recipe for modern living — a sophisticated but accessible design that is integral to all the household activities.

©Lisa Wilson-Wirth, CKD / ©Arclinea San Diego. All Rights Reserved.
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http://www.arclineasandiego.com

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andreavalero wrote:
Garage door - Where did you get this appliance garage door? Is it stainless steel? How does operate? It's exactly what I'm looking for!! Please let me know where I can order it! Thank you!
   Comment   August 6, 2013
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Lisa Wilson-Wirth, CKD
This is an exclusive design element available from Arclinea. The Arclinea Collection of custom cabinetry offers a number of appliance garage solutions including this tambour style door, shown here in aluminum finish. This unit is also available in lacquer finish and wood.
August 7, 2013 at 6:13am     
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pierreti wrote:
Where did you get the handles for freezer doors? - I have the same fridge and i'm looking for recessed handles like that. Thanks
   Comment   May 31, 2013
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Lisa Wilson-Wirth, CKD
The handles featured are recessed "Italia" handles by Arclinea. The are an exclusive feature of this custom cabinetry line, available as part of a total kitchen design.
June 2, 2013 at 3:19pm   
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pierreti
Wow.. thanks. I guess I'll have to look elsewhere for those types of handles! They are beautiful and thanks for answering! that's what I love about this site, and how interactive people choose to be...
June 3, 2013 at 12:38am   
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sdnewstreet wrote:
I would like to know the manufacturer, product info for the microwave in work cubbie
   Comment   October 30, 2011
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Rebekah Zaveloff | KitchenLab
Arclinea, which is noted in the bottom left corner, is the cabinet manufacturer that makes this system.
October 30, 2011 at 7:30pm   
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Lisa Wilson-Wirth, CKD
The small appliance within the garage is actually a toaster oven. I do not have manufacturer or model information.
October 30, 2011 at 10:22pm   
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declady wrote:
beautiful cabinets! What wood are they made of? Thanks
   Comment   December 16, 2012

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