New Products in Kitchen & Bath *
Staff -- Interior Design, 3/1/2004 12:00:00 AM
|accessories • building materials • eco-friendly • fabric & wall covering • flooring •|
|furniture• kitchen & bath • lighting • outdoor furniture • seating|
Varenna's Time system features finished white oak cabinetry and the trademark recessed, built-in handle, which contributes to the clean, uncluttered look. In addition, the tall storage unit also has built-in handles, while small, wheeled units in steel offer flexible storage solutions. The wall unit doors are shown in black matte painted glass. A range of materials is available for cabinet doors, including natural or dyed woods, steel or lacquer.
Visit Poliform/Varenna Site.
The five-burner, 36-inch gas cooktop includes one 17,000-BTU ultra-high-output burner—up to 3,000 BTUs more than competitive gas cooktops. The added BTUs expand the range of cooking options to include advanced techniques like stir-frying and pan-searing.
Visit Jenn-Air Site.
The kitchen bridge faucet with temperature mixed sidespray uses only the customary two faucet holes and one sidespray hole, an innovative design solution in bridge-style faucetry. It comes in cross handle and lever versions and in eight finishes.
Visit Rohl Site.
The Anticosti Mosaics are made of hand-made glass, granite and marble pieces called "teseras." The Andy Blick Collection is defined by strong lines and large-scale patterns. It includes 36 colors in a pastel palette and versatile patterns. Clover Mini Glass Mosaics are available in 1-inch by 2-inch rectangles and 1/4-inch by 1/4-inch squares.
Visit Ann Sacks Site.
The Marc Newson Collection features brilliant white fixtures with gently rounded edges. The sculptural pieces appear as if they had been chiseled from solid stone. The collection includes a free-standing 6-foot bathtub.
Visit Porcher Site.
The City model in white presents innovative combinations of color, technology and design. White glossy lacquered slat doors with deep-set handles blend a refined look with functionality. The central island that houses the sink and cooktop is the focal point. It is surrounded by perfectly arranged large-capacity storage units and compartments.
Visit Scavolini Site.
The florid Leaves collection features sculpted leaf patterns in bin pulls, hinge plates and knobs. Shown in Antique Pewter, the nouveau-inspired hardware is offered in a variety of finishes, including Antique Brass, Copper and Bronze, and Satin Nickel.
|Villeroy & Boch
The Loop collection of ceramic wash basins come in oval, rectangular, square and triangular shapes. The Colorline concept has also been applied to the Loop grouping, making the basins available in six colors: Shiny Sun, Shiny Sky, Shiny Spring, Shiny Ice, Shiny Pearl and Shiny Space. Loop can be specified in four sizes and as a built-in, undercounter or surface-mounted basin.
Visit Villeroy & Boch Site.
The Vanguard door style is marked by understated lines and smooth surfaces. Stainless steel pulls and a stainless steel countertop on marine plywood, along with ground glass door inserts and a glass tile backsplash enhance the look.
Visit Wood-Mode Site.
The glass-door refrigerator has 19.9 cubic feet of storage—more interior space to compensate for no on-door shelving. The interior light is subdued with the door shut and comes to full on when it is opened. The glass-door unit comes with the standard features of Sub-Zero's 600 Series.
Visit Sub-Zero Site.
The Copper Victorian Soaking Bath is raw and will change color and character over time. Each end of the bathtub has a slight recline. It measures 32 inches by 62 inches by 26 inches.
Visit Diamond Spas Site.
The Lion's Foot Bath is shown with the tub filler/shower fitting and oval curtain rings also from Sunrise Specialty. The tub is cast iron with a vitreous enamel exterior glaze. The feet are solid brass. The tub retails for $3,100-$3,750, depending on the finish.
The Char-Glo® Outdoor Barbeque Series freestanding unit includes fold-down side panels, each 18 1/2 inches wide. Models range from 30 to 48 inches. Features vary with size, from two grill burners and rotisserie to four grill burners, smoker and rotisserie. The five-gallon gas tank is concealed in an over-sized storage compartment.
Visit Thermador Site.
Tradition with a modern twist is the focus of this kitchen which combines the FP 552 cherry door style with countertops made from sturdy, matte Nero Assoluto granite. The internally-lit wall units include linear etched doors. The square hardware is matte chromium-plated metal. The cooking area features brushed stainless steel.
Visit Poggenpohl Site.
The Madison IV widespread faucet design features traditional lever handles and a solid brass side spray. Shown in Antique Bronze, it is available in a range of finishes.
Visit Blanco Site.
The built-in, fully plumbed, all stainless steel, self-cleaning Profi-Coffee Center includes an on-board computer with Touch-Me® technology that allows the user to customize the brew. The unit has a constant, immediate hot water supply and a professional grade round grinder.
Visit Kuppersbusch Site.
The Aeri collection uses wood and aluminum as its major components. An aluminum grouping is shown that includes: a wall-mount frame with two shelves and a square sliding mirror, a dual shelf wall-mount structure with integral towel bar and a stainless steel wash basin positioned atop it, and a large rectangular wall-mount aluminum frame with six shelves and a sliding mirror.
The Princessa paper holder is shown in a combination of Elite Brass and Polished Chrome finishes. Part of a full accessory line, the paper holder comes in 33 finishes.
Visit Watermark Site.