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Using Marble in the Kitchen

Using Marble in the Kitchen

Every time I design a kitchen, it's inevitable that my client will eventually arrive at the "granite versus marble" dilemma.  Typically, the scenario begins with the client proclaiming that they are afraid of marble due to it's more delicate nature and are therefore going to choose a more practical granite.  While about 20% of my clients do ultimately...

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Avoiding Trends in Luxury Kitchen Design

Avoiding Trends in Luxury Kitchen Design

As a kitchen designer for a high-end brand, I’m frequently contacted by publications to identify new kitchen trends.  I’m always at a loss when these phone calls come in because I am reluctant to discuss trends in design.  I love innovative new ideas in design, but I have always had a natural aversion to doing anything which would time-stamp...

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Designing an Island for a Large Kitchen

Designing an Island for a Large Kitchen

As a kitchen & bath designer in the luxury market for the past eight years, I have observed my clientele’s growing desire for ultra-large kitchens.  Although these kitchens provide us with the spaciousness that our modern lifestyles require, they do present a problem for designers, architects, and homeowners alike.  This is particularly true...

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New Architectural Kitchen

New Architectural Kitchen

Clive Christian's Latest Trendsetting Design Clive Christian launches NEW signature kitchen design.  The Architectural Kitchen combines a cool ivory finish with black oak floors to provide a stunning look for the discriminating homeowner. Designed specifically for the  larger luxury home, this new kitchen blends the classic look of a Clive Christian kitchen...

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HGTV’s Top Ten Amazing Kitchens

HGTV’s Top Ten Amazing Kitchens

This magnificent Clive Christian kitchen in Chattanooga, TN, was featured on HGTV's “Top 10 Amazing Kitchens”. To view the media clip of this program, please click here.  To view additional project photos and information on this kitchen, please visit our Portfolio.

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