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Bellevue homes designed for top-tier luxury living

The future is rising over Northeast Eighth Street in Bellevue in a pair of high-rise towers that will soon be home 85,000 square feet of retail and fine dining, the first InterContinental Hotels & Resorts in the Pacific Northwest, and 365 condominium homes that span a variety of price points while elevating the standard of urban living to heights never before seen in the city.

The colossal project known as Avenue Bellevue is more than just a collection of dwellings. It was conceived and designed be the new center of Bellevue energy and a premier downtown destination — the focal point of a new lifestyle and a new brand of luxury urban living.

“I can’t think of many places in the world that offer as good a quality of life as Bellevue,” says Andy Lakha, CEO of Fortress Development, the company behind the development. “As a Bellevue resident for more than 20 years, I am deeply committed to the future success of the community — and Avenue Bellevue is the biggest and most important project of my life. We are creating something that will set a new standard for hospitality and residential design in the Pacific Northwest.”

Lakha says the project is on target to begin occupancy in spring 2023.

For buyers seeking top-tier luxury living in a class by itself, exclusive Estate Homes are planned in the south tower at Avenue Bellevue.

With the InterContinental Bellevue at Avenue serving as a podium, Estate Homes come in one-, two- or three-bedroom designs up to 2,997 square feet.

Each Estate Home is designed to deliver a state-of-the-art experience of custom comfort that exudes sophisticated synergy and chic urban elegance. Luxurious open layouts feature custom-made Italian Ernestomeda cabinetry; integrated Gaggenau kitchen appliances; Gessi bathroom fixtures and showers that evoke a spa experience;

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Keep Up With the Trends in an Appropriately Designed Bathroom for 2018

The intimacies of the bathroom activities at home call for more attention to the facilities and layout. Remember the early morning rushing, children bathing and the relaxed after work sessions in the tub. The family needs to feel good in there. Perhaps a refurbishment or updating is required to create a pleasant aura, complete with all the action that is needed. Check out a few trends coming your way in 2018.

Few tips on ornate brass fittings

Brass and gold belong to the 1980s but is being preferred nowadays. Perhaps you remember those days three decades and more ago. The truth is that tastes and fashions must return in a cyclic manner. The brass fittings now may not be as bold as they once were, a little muted perhaps. Brass does create that fancy effect to create a grand ambience. The brass blends well with the wooden countertops. Black and white floor tiles would provide a striking fun contrast.

Tiles designed as fish scales

They are also called mermaid tile designs and are getting popular now. This handy pattern fits in well wherever you wish to install it, but appears very attractive in bathrooms. You would love that quirky effect as an attractive accent wall or shower surrounds. Among several attractive shades, the aqua tint would remind of the ocean theme.

Circular mirrors
That expansive space promoted by large mirrors would get more dramatic with round vanity mirrors. The bathroom certainly acquires a contemporary feel with such an easy installation, the bigger the better.

Live plants around is a trend

The trendy live plants around the shower commenced in 2017 and continue into 2018. Use the imagination, spruce and freshen up the area with a few live green plants and not fake flowers! You certainly won't forget about watering them. …

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Make Life Colorful and Designed With Kenzzi Collection of Tiles

The new trends are welcome with new fashions and the old fashions are rolled over with old trends. The ceramic tiles are decorated in the walls of Mediterranean villas and European monasteries in the 12th century. However, these types of tiles are available in markets. The Kennzi collections of tiles are decorate in hotels, spas, terraces, and restaurants. Even it becomes a decorative item in the home.

The ceramic tiles hold the iconic place in the history of design and revolve with changes from time to time. The onlookers are attracted with elegant appearance of kenzzi collection and remember the old charm walls.

History of encaustic tiles:

The ancient Greek word encaustic means to heat or to burn. These types of tiles manufactured from two-pigmented clay and heated to medium temperature. In modern days, the term encaustic used to represent the geometric patterns, symbols and floral.

The latest version kenzzi collection brings the rooms from old looks to high fashion with elegance. The kenzzi collection has multifaceted features of six patterns with a glossy finish.

Pattern design:

The pattern of kenzzi collections starts from convoluted design to simple design with an elegant modern look in the kitchen even best for bathroom design also.

The simple design starts from Metrica to complex design of Paloma. It also has simple flower designs like La Fleur with an aesthetic look. The pattern designs include Dekora, Mixana, Anya, Brina, and Leira.

Black and white pattern that break the single color concepts:

The achromatic space will change into the immersion of color and pattern in the way that is more attractive. The paired Domino Subway tile is simple, classic and eye catchy design. The pattern tiles give authentic looks to the room and unique surround. The Paloma or Mixana tiles are used as a border …

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