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Kitchen Design

Five Phenomenal Portland Kitchens

When it comes to reinventing the heart of the home, craft and style count.

  • By Brian Libby
  • Published 09/21/2016


An Elegant Kitchen Remodel Compromise

A sleek renovation captures a Woodlawn couple’s complementary style.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 02/03/2014


Kitchens of Transition

This Victorian/Edwardian/21st century kitchen blends old and new, for the best of all worlds.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 04/15/2013


Historic Kitchens Tour

The Architectural Heritage Center's April 13 Kitchen Revival Tour is a moveable feast of ideas on how to update the kitchen of your old house.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 03/25/2013

In the Kitchen

More Spice in Less Space

Gneiss Spice’s magnetic jars put the right spice within reach even when the space is tight.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/10/2012

Out and About

Kitchens of Distinction

How to bring an old kitchen into the present day, while still staying true to the spirit of your old house.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 03/25/2012

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Need a Hand in the Kitchen?

Try the #1 Chef’s sporty, spirited helper.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 03/05/2012


Eats (From) Leaves (That) Bend

Plate up dinner on beautiful bendable leaf-like dishes from Nao Tamura.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 02/19/2012


Upping the Appeal of Countertop Composting

Composting is great, but can the bin look a little better?

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 01/29/2012


A Range of Needs and Stoves

Stove love, and cooking around the world.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 12/13/2011


Heath Speaks of the Hearth

The classic California ceramic dinnerware is perfect for creating a welcoming and warm Thanksgiving table.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 11/21/2011

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Todd Oldham Brings Whimsical Charley Harper Designs to the Table

Harper was a fabulous mid-century modernist illustrator whose simple designs are being rediscovered and repurposed in tableware for today.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 08/10/2011

Market Watch

Take it with a Grain of Salt, Or a Chunk

There's wisdom and more in that little shaker on the table. Expand your salt horizons and explore the vast world of salt at The Meadow in Northeast Portland.

  • By Teri Gelber
  • Published 05/19/2011

First Look

Making an Old Kitchen New Again

A 1930's kitchen redux by Makelike designer, Mary Kysar, is an exercise in color, efficiency, form, and beauty.

  • By Teri Gelber
  • Published 05/17/2011

$10 and under

Cheap, Chic Scrubbing Brushes

Forget those nasty blue or green disposable scrubbers. Instead, pick up these Chinese versions made of sustainable bamboo for only $3 at Cargo.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 05/13/2011


Powerhouse Pepper Mills

A guide to great grinders for high and low kitchen budgets and those who can never have too many pepper mills.

  • By Teri Gelber
  • Published 04/12/2011
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