Kitchen + Dining

Not much has changed in the ways we use our kitchens since the ‘80s. We still prep meals in them, store food in them, and gather and entertain in them. However, the feel and functionality we demand from them has changed over the years, as proven by...
Cara and Tom Fox
Oh, that wallpaper! We understand if it leaves you momentarily spellbound. The same goes for the oversized beaded chandelier, the boldly striped chairs and the gleaming brass fixtures. Mesmerizing details flourish throughout the dining room of this Holladay home recently remodeled by Cara and Tom Fox, principals...
Out with the boring and in with the bold! Move over black, white, and stainless steel... Spring is in the air and it's about time we bring that bright, airy, brilliant feeling into our kitchens. We've compiled a list of...
There must be something about before-and-after pictures that allows us to see possibilities. Last week I spoke of kitchen envy and featured a kitchen transformation by Design Plus, Inc., of Salt Lake City (Kaye Christiansen Englert, FASID, NCIDQ, CAPS), and due to the enthusiastic response I am featuring another...
I live in an old home. In fact, in 2020 it will turn a respectable 140 years old. So, I am one of the first to find older homes interesting and livable. But I also suffer a certain degree of kitchen envy when I photograph homes, which is something...
This spring, punch up your cooking palette with colorful kitchen gadgets and goods. 1. Food Huggers, Sur La Table, Murray Ditch your plastic bags and go green! These Food Huggers not only save the Earth but they are an attractive addition...
Designer Andrea West teams with influencer Cara Loren to transform the style-setter’s Kaysville basement from unfinished to fabulous.   THE KITCHEN “I always begin with the kitchen; it sets the tone for the rest of the home,” West says. Loren rejected the idea of a typical kitchen from...
It’s the first of the year and a lot of us are putting our houses in order after the holidays and maybe in need of a little inspiration. As someone who likes to live big, this week I am providing big inspiration with a kitchen in a newly constructed,...
Tom and Cara Fox’s new kitchen embraces the past without foregoing the modern-day functionality required by their young family. Cara offers insight into how she designed this space to be as serviceable as it is sensational. When Tom and Cara Fox designed and built their Holladay home’s kitchen, they looked...
Photos by Scot Zimmerman In a room defined by cabinet doors and closed drawers, open shelves offer an alternative to open your kitchen to high style, dynamic displays and up-front functionality. 1) Sleek and Smooth Deep shelves appear to almost float on a Macubus quartzite backdrop in the kitchen of a chic...

"Good art is when you can feel the creator using his experiences." — @dimitrikozyrev⁠

The painting "Mirror” celebrates the artist’s stylistic choices rather than simple resolutions or understanding. Learn more about this profoundly satisfying piece at the link in our bio. 🖤⁠

Available at @modernwestfineart
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It's #StylemakersSaturday! 🖤⁠

As Utah’s premier to-the-trade design showroom, @curatetothetrade champions the design community.⁠

“We have an abundance of curated resources that designers can access to find inspiration including finish samples, fabric swatches, one-of-a-kind accessories and more. And it’s all here exclusively for designers.” — Owner Allison Parkinson⁠

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Let's fly away! ✈️⁠

Today on the blog, @scot.zimmerman turns his Holiday travel plans into a virtual exploration of the new Salt Lake International Airport. More photos are at the link in our bio!
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Today on the blog, we talked with @meaganlarsen about her career origins, favorite projects and the process of getting breathtaking photos like this one. 🏡🖤⁠

Read the full interview at the link in our bio!⁠
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Wood-planked ceilings, a fireplace dressed up with classic wallpaper and a built-in window seat—every element of this great room brings the cozy, charming and creative.⁠

Explore the whole home tour at the link in our bio! 🖤⁠
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It's time for another #StylemakersSaturday! 🖤⁠

@ezraleedesignbuild is an innovative firm that offers architecture, construction and interior design all under the same roof. As an all-in-one firm, this team designs spaces that are easy to live and work in. ⁠

“I like to think like a chef. A good chef never gives away his recipes—just because someone has the same ingredients as you do, doesn't mean they can produce the same result." —Landon Taylor, Head of Interior Design ⁠

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Photo by @meaganlarsen
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We're back with more #StylemakersSaturday!⁠

For @gatehouseno1 co-owners Stephanie and Doug Holdaway, the motto “Stay true to you” dictates every interior design project they approach. ⁠

Stephanie's guiding principle: “Great design happens when spaces are created to reflect and satisfy your specific needs and unique taste.”⁠

Learn more about Gatehouse No. 1 by following @gatehouseno1 or clicking the link in our bio! 🖤
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