Dunlap Design Group, LLC
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These young clients wanted a modern kitchen. Since their home is located in a heavily wooded area, our concept was to take cues from nature. We started with the simple slab door front cabinets, and then brought in organic, “barky” looking glass back splash and rice paper laminated in glass for the upper cabinet fronts. The granite has very bold crystals which we thought resembled sliced tree trunks. The sheers in the adjoining room soften the wall of windows, and give a hint to the tree shapes beyond.

To add some visual excitement, we played off the angle of the opposite wall for this Franklin kitchen’s island. We elevated the glass to bar height, and it appears to float in the space. Our clients report that it’s not only used to sit at, but works wonderfully for entertaining. Since it’s raised, it works well for a buffet surface, but doesn’t interfere with the cook. Photo by Chani Devers
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pierob01 wrote:
Who sells backsplash?
   Comment   November 4, 2013
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mountainfreak4465
I love the look. Great backsplash and cool cabinets. Only thing is the functionality of the hood. It looks like it's pushed right up against the uppers. tough to clean I'd guess.
December 3, 2013 at 7:11PM     
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mlou72
What color grout?
December 6, 2013 at 11:37PM   
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afjut wrote:
what material is the backsplash? who makes it?
   Comment   February 29, 2012
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candoattitude
Would love to know as well.
October 17, 2012 at 9:35PM   
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tmlesnick wrote:
who makes this hood?
   Comment   February 19, 2012
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Hotondo Homes
Blanco has similar, if not the same ones.
February 19, 2012 at 7:28PM   
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lisetta191
Could also be a 'Vent-a-Hood' Euro style.
June 7, 2012 at 5:44AM   
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ddegraz wrote:
Who makes these cabinets and what is the color? Thanks
   Comment   September 25, 2011
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Trieste
looks like GiGi's Groovy Stix.
March 4, 2012 at 6:53AM   
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dianawalti wrote:
Love the tea kettle! Your source, please.
   Comment   June 15, 2014
spradns wrote:
Hood - Who makes this hood?
   Comment   May 17, 2014
geekaur wrote:
Paint - What color is the paint ?
   Comment   November 15, 2013
condoqueen wrote:
Great vent hood, who makes it?
   Comment   October 28, 2013
hoey513 wrote:
What is the wall color? - What is the wall color?
   Comment   July 24, 2012
mviolano wrote:
What size is this hood???
   Comment   July 24, 2012

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Rebekah Zaveloff | KitchenLab added this to Kitchen Workbook: 6 Elements of a Contemporary Kitchen
3. Extensive options for backsplashes. In a pure modern kitchen you might see a full-height marble or concrete backsplash with little ornamentation, but in contemporary kitchens there's often a lot of pattern. Glass tiles are a favorite, as are mosaic, stone and ceramic. Contemporary kitchens often exude personality and let homeowners really express themselves through the use of different materials, and the backsplash is a great place to do that.

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