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Cool furniture, design objects and desiderata

Discussion in 'Fine Living, Home, Design & Auto' started by gdl203, Oct 22, 2008.

  1. Fred49

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    I didnt like the chinese cabinet either in the beginning but it has grown on me. I would buy it as part of the kitchen.
     


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    Well I don't like that part too much.

    Seems to me that kitchen could use some more stainless steel and a simple sub-zero there would be a better choice for me.


    Ha! That actually makes it for me. I generally don't like that color white kitchens, they strike me as cheap Home Depot cabinets, but the natural wood accent takes it to another level.
     


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    Well I don't like that part too much.

    Seems to me that kitchen could use some more stainless steel and a simple sub-zero there would be a better choice for me.


    I kind of thought that too. But I am REALLY tired of SubZero refers everyone on the planet has one or one like it. This is something else.
     


  4. gdl203

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    YMMV but the fact that others have it vs. the fact that no one has a fridge inside a chinese armoire is not motive for liking the look of it. Everyone has a toaster, I have a toaster - big deal. What about white shiny toilets? I don't necessarily feel that my bathroom would look better if my toto was enclosed in rattan - know what I mean?
     


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    I guess I am looking at it from a design point of view. I see so many kitchens that I get bored with the same thing over and over. Good point though.
     


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    Maybe that is why there are lots of cool toasters.
     


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    and toilets in many colors
     


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    [​IMG]

    I don't hate it btw - it's not too bad but I would opt for something else personally. Also, it very much depends on the rest of the apartment/house.
     


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    I really like it in the flannel grey
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    I would like to get some ops on this kitchen. I think it is very cool but want feedback. Feel free to be picky. I wont give you a price as shown so dont ask. I am looking for feedback on just the LOOK alone.
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    Hate the cabinet but otherwise it's pretty sweet!
     


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    I'm a little lost by the different patterns on the doors and drawers - some with wide framing, some with very thin... [​IMG]
     


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    Would you like a stainless SubZero or would you like to see more of the cabinets where the fridge is?
     


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    I'm a little lost by the different patterns on the doors and drawers - some with wide framing, some with very thin... [​IMG]

    So you would like a more consistant look?
     


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    Would you like a stainless SubZero or would you like to see more of the cabinets where the fridge is?

    I'd want a SZ to balance the Wolf range there on the left, and bring more ss into the overall picture. My personal preference. I am generally not a fan of built-in fridges either.
     


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    I kind of like the mix of doors and drawers
     


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