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With people spending more time at home, kitchens and baths are beginning to receive the attention they deserve. The size of the rooms and the scale of their fixtures are expanding—as is the number of top architects and interior designers focusing on these all-important comfort zones. Here, we present three kitchens and two bathrooms from leaders in the field. Enter these pages and emerge feeling refreshed and ready to remodel:

 

Bright, Light, White:
The traditional kitchen receives a contemporary makeover.

Islands in the Steam:
A Craftsman kitchen with all the mod cons.

Yen for Zen:
Dramatic serenity reigns near Scranton.

A Precious Jewel Box:
Precision matters in a tight space.

The Italian brand Arper has reintroduced the famous Bowl chair to the United States...
Kartell and Emilio Pucci give the Madame chair a graphic advantage...
Each of these books earns a coveted place on Robb Report Home & Style’s summer reading list...
Photo by Emily Wren
Robb Report Home & Style investigates the top design scenes around the globe…
Photo by Adrien Millot
Sebastian Brajkovic explores the passage of time with his intricate furnishings...
Robb Report editors pick their favorites from the North Carolina show...
The annual design conference teaches attendees how to succeed in the niche market…
Photo by Robin Hill
The distinct outdoor spaces in this private estate garden make for a cohesive, one-of-a-kind...
Photo by Darlene Halaby
A stunning transformation brings out a Southern California property’s coastal side...
Photo by Leonardo Finotti
In Brazil’s most populous city, a high-rise home provides a chic and spacious sanctuary for its art...