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Kitchen Design Trends

  1. 1. Kitchen Design Trends Michael Kitchener Kitcheners Kitchens
  2. 2. Presentation Road Map <ul><li>Kitcheners Kitchens Philosophy </li></ul><ul><li>International Kitchen Design Trends </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Eurocucina 2008 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Australian Design Trends </li></ul><ul><li>Australian Dream Kitchen </li></ul><ul><li>Kitcheners Kitchens </li></ul><ul><li>Blum Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Questions </li></ul>
  3. 3. Kitcheners Kitchens Philosophy <ul><li>Innovative kitchen designers </li></ul><ul><li>Materials of the highest standards </li></ul><ul><li>The authority on Australian & international kitchen trends </li></ul>
  4. 4. Kitchen Design Trends <ul><li>Kitchen technology and design trends have advanced exponentially over the last 10 years </li></ul><ul><li>Kitcheners Kitchens are at the forefront of these trends </li></ul>
  5. 5. International Kitchen Trends <ul><li>Like fashion, Australia follows European kitchen trends… </li></ul><ul><li>Kitcheners Kitchen designers attend Eurocucina each year to get inspiration of the latest in International trends </li></ul><ul><li>Eurocucina 2008 trends… </li></ul>
  6. 6. International Kitchen Trends <ul><li>Return to white kitchens </li></ul><ul><li>Timber veneers </li></ul><ul><li>Open space </li></ul><ul><li>Mixed bench top materials and heights </li></ul>
  7. 7. International Kitchen Trends <ul><li>Focus on negative space </li></ul><ul><li>Use of polished chrome </li></ul><ul><li>Re-introduction of handles </li></ul><ul><li>Chandelier rangehoods </li></ul><ul><li>Crossing the kitchen living divide </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Using floor materials </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Different cabinetry heights </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. International Kitchen Trends <ul><li>Crossing the zone – kitchen to living </li></ul><ul><li>Timber veneers </li></ul><ul><li>Mood lighting </li></ul>
  9. 9. International Kitchen trends <ul><li>Natural stones </li></ul><ul><li>Interesting lighting </li></ul><ul><li>Use of negative space </li></ul><ul><li>Floating cabinetry </li></ul>
  10. 10. International Kitchen Trends <ul><li>Light coloured timbers </li></ul><ul><li>Floating shelves </li></ul><ul><li>Crossing the zone – kitchen to living </li></ul>
  11. 11. Australian Kitchen Trends <ul><li>Drawers, Drawers, Drawers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>10 years ago there was an average of 5.2 drawers per kitchen, now the average new kitchen has 14.2 drawers </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Australian Kitchen Trends <ul><li>Smart cabinetry </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Handleless Kitchens </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hidden Shelves </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Australian Kitchen Trends <ul><li>Benchtops </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Super thick… </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Next trend super thin </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Australian Kitchen Trends <ul><li>Interesting lighting </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Glass shells </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Internal cupboards </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pantry lighting </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wall Unit lighting </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mood lighting </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. Australian Kitchen Trends <ul><li>Colour </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Australians love white kitchens </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Dream kitchen Sydney CBD
  17. 17. Dream kitchen Sydney CBD <ul><li>Blending contemporary colours, textures and materials </li></ul><ul><li>Gold leaf Bisazza tile splashback </li></ul><ul><li>Tan cowhide leather bar stools </li></ul><ul><li>Mood lighting </li></ul><ul><li>Eco-smart fire place to connect kitchen and living </li></ul><ul><li>Jarrah floor board stained gloss Japan Black </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Built in collabortion with the owner, Coco Republic and Kitcheners Kitchens </li></ul></ul>
  18. 18. Technology and Materials <ul><li>Kitcheners Kitchens work with the leading technology and materials </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Blum Technology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>CaesarStone </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Corian </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bosch </li></ul></ul>
  19. 19. Blum Dynamic Space <ul><li>Over 360 different operations, workflows and journeys occur each day within the kitchen </li></ul><ul><li>Over 20 years (the average lifespan of a kitchen) this amounts to 2.6million activities . </li></ul><ul><li>In all kitchen design EFFICENCY is the key </li></ul><ul><li>Kitcheners Kitchens implements the Blum Dynamic Space principle. </li></ul>
  20. 20. Blum Dynamic Space <ul><li>Planning sufficient storage space </li></ul><ul><li>Planning in five kitchen zones </li></ul><ul><li>Avoiding shelves in base cabinets </li></ul><ul><li>Selecting full extensions </li></ul><ul><li>Using inner dividing systems </li></ul><ul><li>Perfectly functioning fittings promoting perfect quality of motion </li></ul>
  21. 21. Blum Technology <ul><li>BLUMOTION – Soft closing drawers </li></ul>
  22. 22. Blum Technology <ul><li>SERVO-DRIVE – Touch opening drawers </li></ul><ul><li>TANDEMBOX – Innovative storage soultions </li></ul>
  23. 23. Blum Technology <ul><li>ORGA-LINE – adjustable inner dividing system </li></ul><ul><li>AVENTOS – easy opening flaps </li></ul>
  24. 24. Kitcheners Kitchens Ambassador <ul><li>Iain Hewitson, Australia’s most popular TV chef and prolific restaurateur </li></ul><ul><li>Weekdays channel 10 at 3pm </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  25. 25. QUESTIONS 1800 826 144