May 30, 2014:
It’s no surprise that BlueStar® loves color – we offer 750+ colors & finishes for customers to choose from. Now, colorful kitchen appliances are becoming more popular and consumers are beginning to shy away from stainless. Houzz Contributor Becky Harris gives us 14 Reasons to Give In to Color.
The 1970s trends of avocado-green and harvest-gold are long gone, in the 1990s stainless steel took over as the must-have finish for appliances. Most recently, people have been camouflaging refrigerators and dishwashers with panel fronts that matched the cabinetry. Finally color is back! “Home cooks are proud of their appliances and want to make them stand out,” says Harris. Not only are home cooks incorporating color but kitchen designers are striving to make a range a focal point. “I try and use a colorful range wherever possible,” says interior designer Alison Kandler. “I think the range is the ‘fireplace’ of any kitchen and should be a focal point.” To see more reasons to Give in To Color click here.