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Darren Palmer’s thoughts on Freedom Kitchens revealed on The Block


17 October 2016: Kitchen Week is one of my favourites on the show and this series’ Freedom Kitchens were no exception. The level of creativity blew me away (the two winning kitchens scored a perfect score of 30 out of 30!) and here I explore each couple’s kitchen and list out my favourite elements. ________

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ENTERTAINING KITCHENS WITH DARREN PALMER


Welcome to my first newsletter for Freedom Kitchens! I’m excited about the opportunity to share my love and passion for all things design when it comes to designing your kitchen. My favourite thing about summer is entertaining guests – I love having friends and family around for a night of good food and fun, so,

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THINGS I LOVE ABOUT THESE KITCHENS


“Just in time for Valentine’s Day, I’d like to share three of my all-time favourite kitchen concepts with you. From industrial chic to white with wow factor and smart, stylish storage solutions, you may just fall in love with them too.” SMALL SPACE, BIG STYLE This industrial style galley kitchen is in a small space

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Education

EPISODE 2 – CHOOSING THE PERFECT KITCHEN LAYOUT


Watch our latest video from Interior Designer Darren Palmer as he shows some of the most popular kitchen layouts today. Choosing a layout is one of your most important kitchen renovating decisions and Darren shares his expert tips to help you find the perfect layout for your space and lifestyle. Originally published as: https://www.freedomkitchens.com.au/news/episode-2-choosing-perfect-kitchen-layout/

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HOW TO MAKE A WHITE KITCHEN POP


“Is white boring and predictable? No! It’s timeless, sophisticated and sharp — especially when designed correctly. I’m going to share with you the secrets of how to make a white kitchen pop!” White is THE most popular choice for consumers looking for a new kitchen, but there’s no need to settle with a lifeless kitchen

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KITCHEN FASHIONS IN 2016


Kitchen Fashions in 2016 Happy New Year and welcome to 2016! During the festive break, I took some time out to look at the biggest trends in kitchen design this year. And I have to say, I’m pretty excited about what’s heading our way – this year really is the year of accessorising! We can

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Inspiration

WHICH KITCHEN STYLE WILL YOU FALL FOR THIS VALENTINE’S DAY?


You need to kiss a whole lot of frogs until you meet your prince charming so falling in love really requires research, says Darren Palmer. The same can be said when falling in love with something for your home! Here, Darren shares his advice for navigating your way around various kitchen styles. When working out

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EUROCUCINA 2016


When designing a new kitchen, it needs to be a space that suits you, your style and your home. You’ll also want to explore as many kitchen trends and styles as possible – ensuring you find the perfect fit for you. EuroCucina, part of the Milan Furniture Fair, was held in April of this year

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Education

STORAGE TIPS


I have a confession. I’m a sucker for anything that has a surprise built into it. Think James Bond’s cars and watches, there was always something neat tucked away to get him through a bind or even just to give him the advantage. I know it’s a long bow to draw but it’s the same

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Inspiration

CHAMPION METALLICS IN YOUR KITCHEN


With the Olympics happening as we speak, the mind is drawn to excellence – in particular, gold, silver and bronze – the thing that everyone seems to be striving for. If medals aren’t on your horizon, you can take your attention closer to home, much closer; say into your kitchen for your own piece of

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