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As these ok for kitchen to match carpet and bring color to granite?
dcconway
December 22, 2012 in Design Dilemma
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Dytecture
Absolutely ! great colors and love the wavy movements in both the accessories and rug design.
December 22, 2012 at 6:05AM     
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apple_pie_order
These objects' colors are a bit too subtle to act as accent pieces (look at your thrid photo; you can barely see these objects). Try to pick up the reddish brown or the strong lavender. Glass accents in a kitchen aren't very practical, so please think about using some other material. If this is for staging a house for sale, try a dark basket with rolled up towels in three colors from the rug.
December 22, 2012 at 6:10AM     
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Stoneshop
Your space looks beautiful! I absolutely love your material choices, and that rug is stunning!

As far as these accessories are concerned, I have to agree with apple_pie_order. While beautiful, these pieces seem far too fragile for a kitchen countertop, especially right next to an outlet that one would access periodically. They would be much better suited to a dining area or bathroom. I am always a fan of functional accessories--bowl with fruit or towels, cooking utensil canister, cookie jar, etc. Take a look at some photos here on Houzz that accomplish this.

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December 22, 2012 at 7:00AM   
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Jayme H.
Single people/people without kids often have "fancies'....I say if you like it, keep it. In my house, they would last 1.2 seconds though...lol! They do match well...
December 22, 2012 at 7:10AM   
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Granite Grannies
Killer look. Love the subtle use of color. I say go for it.
December 22, 2012 at 8:51AM   
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ModaScapes Interior Design
Under a counter, you need a lot more pop as mentioned before. Those pieces would look great grouped together on the table, maybe sitting on top of a round sparkly placemat in the gray color of the granite.
December 22, 2012 at 9:33AM     
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Design Freedom, inc.
i love the colors and textures you have already found. especially the woven seats and tactile rug. perhaps a professional photograph of the purple glass items & detailed (close-in) shots of the woven seats & rug would work better - the frame photos could lean against the backsplash for color?
December 22, 2012 at 10:51AM   
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Kathi Izatt
Try eggplant. Really. Food in kitchen works. Glass bowl. Clear but basket weave.
December 22, 2012 at 10:52AM   
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Cancork Floor Inc.
I agree with all the comments...the colours are stunning together, but need a bit more depth. Once the decor on the table is gone (after X-mas) would move the trio to the table. Then go for some eggplant colours!

Last but not least: Good eye!
December 22, 2012 at 10:57AM   
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