Tag Archive: corbels

A New Shape on Corbels in the Kitchen

Posted on March 9, 2018

Corbels have long been used to add interest and detail in a kitchen. But even though these decorative brackets have been around for ages, their style has evolved. Currently, flowery and overly-ornate corbels are out. Want to know what corbels are in? We’ll let Normandy Designer Laura Barber tell you… “In terms of design, many… more

Building Character Back into a Hinsdale Tudor

Posted on November 8, 2017

The homeowners of this Hinsdale Tudor wanted a kitchen that reflected the character and traditional style displayed in the rest of their home. As it stood, their current space was dark and drab with a disproportionate amount of stainless steel. The master bathroom also left a lot to be desired – it was small and… more

Traditional Home Decor

Posted on March 27, 2013

The traditional design style for homes can sometimes be confused with “old”.  But really, it’s a classic style that focuses on beautiful details, ornate craftsmanship and rich, warm colors.  A favorite element of the traditional style that is often incorporated into home renovations are corbels.  A corbel is an architectural bracket made of wood, plastic, marble or other… more