Chef’s Table: Chez Panisse Cafe

Posted Aug 24, 2015

Chef’s Table: Chez Panisse Cafe

At KKDL, we’ll be the first to admit: we’re a little spoiled in Sacramento. As the Farm-to-Fork capital of the world, we’re sitting on some of the yummiest, freshest ingredients imaginable. From farm-grown veggies to craft breweries, we’re at the helm of organic nibbles. Still though, we get an itch every now and then to […]

Designer Escape: Austin, TX

Posted Aug 24, 2015

Designer Escape: Austin, TX

Here we are again, jotting down our thoughts on our most recent exploration. Well, we weren’t really there for business, more for just a lot of fun. We flew out to Austin, Texas for the weekend to see how (and why) this big time city has gotten a reputation for the best live music, the friendliest folk, and the […]

Transcendent Trends: Fall 2015 Fashion Match-Ups

Posted Aug 15, 2015

Transcendent Trends: Fall 2015 Fashion Match-Ups

As one of our most favorite men famously stated, “Style is very personal. It has nothing to do with fashion. Fashion is over quickly. Style is forever.” That’s Ralph Lauren if you hadn’t already guessed. In every area of design, style plays a tremendous role. After all, most design jobs wouldn’t exist if personal style […]

How Do I… Create a Functional Kid Corner

Posted Aug 14, 2015

How Do I… Create a Functional Kid Corner

As the first entry in our How Do I category, we’d like to extend a warm welcome and even warmer thank-you for helping us, well, help you! This section is meant to carve out an area of the blog for simple how-to’s and mini tutorials, from organizing your fridge to creating a reading corner to […]

Designer Spotlight: Crestron

Posted Aug 5, 2015

Designer Spotlight: Crestron

Do you remember those movies that depicted this far-off, futuristic space house with gizmos and gadgets all over, just to simply close the curtains or toast the bread? Well it’s 2015, and we’re nearly there. As designers, we have to be aware of new trends, particularly home trends. In the past few months there has […]

FOX40 Room Refresh

Posted Aug 4, 2015

FOX40 Room Refresh

It’s been mere hours since we’ve laid down the hammer and wallpaper, but we’re too excited to not tell everyone about our most recent adventure. FOX40 and their new show, Home Free, asked our Design Lab to take part in a mini challenge, hosted right here in our own backyard. The challenge? Refreshing a room […]