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TRENDS

LEFT LG HAUSYS two luxury
vinyl tile collections, Grand
Teton and Pike's Peak (shown
here), both use high-resolution
printing technology to create
realistic patterns and visuals of
natural wood and stone. Products within both collections
are constructed with a 2.5-mm
thickness and come with LG
Hausys Floors' UV PUR double
coating surface treatment
technology for extra protection.
Price is available upon request.
lghausys.com
RIGHT From TOP KNOBS in the

WHAT DEFINES LUXURY IN THE FUTURE

While the trend of customization was ramping up before the pandemic,moving
on clients will want designs that echo their personalities and interests even more.
" I believe it comes down to really thoughtful custom design that fits the
current now of the contemporary family, " said Kansas City, Mo.-based Jennifer Bertrand, adding that the pandemic has only made the upscale client
all the more willing to spend on luxury home moments. " Everything will be
even more customizable. "
Color is one of the top ways they might do that.With more neutral,grounding colors trending as the foundational tones, clients will want to implement
pops of bright, fun hues that express their personalities and bring them joy.
" In the future, I believe we will see more color in luxury design, " said Mary
Patton of Mary Patton Design in Houston. " Gray is over. "
Going forward, the luxury market will include flexibility to accommodate today's families, who have changing needs and different activities
taking place in the same environment. This was happening pre-pandemic
but has escalated, inspiring homeowners to really think about how to make
their home function best for their families going forward.
" The future of luxury design will be less about adding square footage and more
about creating a curated home with detail that is very personal to the homeowners, " said Kolb. " They are more likely to invest in items that will make their space
truly special for them and make them love their homes again. "
Gone are the days when high cost defined luxury.Today's homeowners can get
that opulent look and feel without breaking the bank and still appreciate a whiteglove experience from their design pro. Customization and personalization are
key, and meeting changing luxury needs moving forward will be imperative. 
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Price is available upon request.
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ABOVE MTI BATH's new Metro Sculpted Finish

tubs come in three sizes, including 60, 66 and
72 inches, with an 11-in. larger extended deck
on one side for a safe and convenient ledge for
entering and exiting the bath. The handcrafted
Sculpted Finish allows customers to finish one
to four sides of the tub. The tub starts at $4,960
as a soaker with one side sculpted and goes
to $12,565 with Microbubbles and three sides
sculpted. mtibaths.com

LEFT THERMADOR is introducing a new model

of affordable luxury with its all-new Leap Into
Luxury Appliance packages. The packages
are designed to allow for easy upgrades to any
kitchen without the need to reconfigure cabinetry
or layout. To fit an array of consumer needs, preferences and budgets, Leap Into Luxury offers
nine package options at three price tiers starting
at just under $10,000. thermador.com/us

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Regent's Park Collection, the
Kingsmill series of pulls and
knobs draws inspiration from
the royal grounds of Regent's
Park in London. Comprised of
knobs, pulls and an 18-in. appliance pull, the Kingsmill series is available in six finishes.
MSRP ranges from $9.40 to
$170.80. topknobs.com

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Tech Savvy
Before & After
Balanced Budget
Special Section
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