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  • Tina guided us until we came up with a solution that fit our design goals. We like our kitchen better than ANY we have seen in any magazine in any style!

    – Nancy Bortz and Nick Findlay. Lisle, IL

Articles & Features

 

As a nationally recognized home design studio, Drury Designs’ projects for Chicago-area client projects are regularly featured in national and local publications; media include popular home design trade magazines and websites, as well as general magazines and newspapers:

  • Better Homes and Gardens
  • HGTV & HGTV.com
  • Chicago Tribune
  • Chicago Home and Garden
  • Daily Herald
  • Beautiful Kitchens and Baths
  • Women’s Day
  • Chicago Magazine
  • Luxe Magazine
  • Distinctive Kitchen Solutions
  • Kitchen Trends
  • Houzz.com
  • West Suburban Living
  • Kitchen and Bath Business
  • Kitchen and Bath Custom Planner
  • Kitchen and Bath Design News
  • Bathroom Trends

Here are some of the more recent articles. To see the full features and to learn more about our design approach and how we succeed for our clients click on "More" below.

  • WSL COVER JanFeb 2014
    January 01st 2014

    "Beautiful Baths"

    Publication: West Suburban Living, Print

    From West Suburban Living Magazine's Jan / Feb 2014 Edition, this informative article, "Beautiful Baths" features four Chicago area bathroom remodels and showcases a recent Homer Glen, IL award-winning master bath design and remodel by Brigitte Fabi, CMKDB of Drury Design in a two-page spread on pages 70 and 71.

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  • Modern Luxry Interiors Chicago F13
    November 29th 2013

    "Ask The Design Experts"

    Publication: Modern Luxury Interiors Chicago, Fall 2013 - The Kitchen and Bath Issue , Print

    From Modern Luxury Interiors Chicago - Fall 2013 Drury Design's president, Gail Drury is featured in this two-page article. “Some of the most experienced and talented individuals in the home design and development industries discuss how they got to the top of their game.”

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  • WSL Captivating Kitchens Thumb 11.13
    October 10th 2013

    "Captivating Kitchens"

    Publication: West Suburban Living , Print

    From West Suburban Living Magazine's September - October 2013 Edition, the feature, "Captivating Kitchens" features six dream kitchens and profiles a recent Burr Ridge, IL kitchen design and remodel by Gail Drury, CMKDB of Drury Design on pages 52 & 53.

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    June 01st 2013

    "All Dressed Up"

    Publication: Bathroom Trends , Print

    From Bathroom Trends Magazine Volume 29 #4, (Summer 2013), this three page feature focuses in on a Naperville, IL master bath design remodel that overcame space and size limitations to create a spa-like oasis with simple but elegant style by Drury Design Kitchen & Bath Studio, Glen Ellyn, IL.

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  • NKBAspring2013 cover media
    May 01st 2013

    2013 NKBA Design Competition Award-Winning Master Bath & Kitchen Features

    Publication: NKBA Magazine / Spring 2013 - The Design Issue, Print

    This six-page excerpt from the Spring 2013 NKBA Magazine “Design Issue” features two design projects by designer, Brigitte Fabi – a transitional master bath and a transitional large kitchen. Both were recognized as award-winning entries at the 2013 NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association) Annual Design Competition.

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  • BKB SUM13 Cover
    April 28th 2013

    "Soothing Harmony"

    Publication: Better Homes and Garden's, Beautiful Kitchens & Baths, Summer 2013, Print

    This six-page feature highlights a contemporary styled master bath in Burr Ridge, IL, designed and remodeled by Drury Design. From the article - "Inspired by stays at five-star resorts, a well-traveled couple give their master bath a spa-like makeover." This article is reprinted with permission from Beautiful Kitchens & Baths®...

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  • BeautifulKitchensBathsCoverSum12
    July 28th 2012

    "East Meets Midwest"

    Publication: Beautiful Kitchens & Baths Magazine, Print

    From Better Homes & Gardens - Beautiful Kitchens & Bath Magazine, Summer 2012. This four-page feature highlights an Asian styled master bath remodel in Naperville IL by Drury Design's Tina Muller. From the article - "This Asian-style elegance and no-nonsense design converge in a Chicago master bath," provides insight to...

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  • Prize KitchensDHFeature RevisedWeb2
    April 15th 2012

    "Prize Kitchens"

    Publication: Daily Herald - Home & Garden Section, Print

    Our thanks goes out to Deborah Donovan, the Home and Garden editor of the Daily Herald, for her front page feature on Sunday, April 15th - "Prize Kitchens". The article focuses on four of our recent award-winning kitchens including designer interviews highlighting key features and focal points.

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  • Ch H + G Cover 11
    December 04th 2011

    "Take Two" Makeover + feature

    Publication: Chicago Home + Garden, Print

    From Chicago Home + Garden Nov / Dec 2011 home design feature - "A winner of the National Kitchen & Bath Association’s annual local design competition share ideas that gave an old house new life". In this four page feature, Drury Design's Gladys Schanstra, CKD / CBD, offers insight about...

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  • KBDN Cover 10.11
    October 24th 2011

    "Showpiece Blends Contemporary with Traditional" Transitional Kitchen Design

    Publication: Kitchen and Bath Design News, Print

    "An Award-Winning Kitchen Remodel Transforms a Dated Space Into a Contemporary Showpiece" This five-page October 2011 Kitchen and Bath Design News feature highlights the challenges of creating a truly transitional kitchen design by blending both contemporary and traditional styles.

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  • WSLSEPTFCx
    September 14th 2011

    "Dream Kitchens"

    Publication: West Suburban Living, Print

    Highlighted in the September 2011 West Suburban Living Magazine feature "Dream Kitchens", is a recent Drury Design custom kitchen remodel in Wheaton IL for a couple that loves to cook and entertain - complete with images, design information and client comments.

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  • Small Kitchen Cover 7.11 rs2
    September 06th 2011

    "Need More Space? 8 Most Common Problems Solved"

    Publication: Small Kitchen Magazine, Print

    Certified Master Kitchen and Bath Designer, Gail Drury, of Drury Design Kitchen & Bath Studio, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, helps to shed light on how to overcome space constraints in your home’s hardest working room – the kitchen, when planning your kitchen remodel.

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  • K B Ideas Cover12.10
    January 17th 2011

    "Room to Breathe"

    Publication: BH&G Kitchen and Bath Ideas, Print

    From Better Homes and Garden's December 2010 Kitchen and Bath Ideas, Drury designer, Tina Muller contributes to "Room to Breathe" feature. This illustrative article highlights how the smart use of space and planning transforms a cramped galley into a stylish kitchen at two price levels.

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  • DKS 59 Cover 7.10
    July 23rd 2010

    "Remade for Family Gatherings"

    Publication: Distinctive Kitchen Solutions, Print

    Find out more about how Drury Design created an award-winning large contemporary kitchen perfect for entertaining large family gatherings for a client in Wheaton, IL by borrowing space from an adjacent family room.

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  • DKS 59 Cover 7.10
    July 23rd 2010

    "Out in the Open"

    Publication: Distinctive Kitchen Solutions, Print

    This recent Distinctive Kitchen Solution magazine feature profiles a recent kitchen design and remodel in Medinah, IL by designer, Gail Drury, CMKBD, of Drury Design Kitchen & Bath Studio in Glen Ellyn, IL.

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  • DKS 59 Cover 7.10
    July 23rd 2010

    "Antique Chic"

    Publication: Distinctive Kitchen Solutions, Print

    Distinctive Kitchen Solutions magazine profiles an NKBA award-winning kitchen remodel in Hinsdale, IL designed by Gail Drury, CMKBD, of Drury Design Kitchen & Bath Studio, Glen Ellyn, IL.

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  • DKS 59 Cover 7.10
    July 23rd 2010

    "Island Hood"

    Publication: Distinctive Kitchen Solutions, Print

    Drury Design designer, Terry Kenney, is featured in this Distinctive Kitchen Solutions #59 magazine feature that highlights the design of this recent client kitchen remodel in Orland Park, IL.

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  • Kitchen & Bath Design News April 2011
    April 17th 2011

    "The Royal Treatment"

    Publication: Kitchen & Bath Design News, Print

    In this April 2011 Kitchen and Bath Design News feature article about master bath design trends, Gail Drury, CMKBD, of Drury Design discusses how she creates soothing bath environments to create a sense wellness for her clients.

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    April 01st 2010

    "Open Yet Intimate"

    Publication: Distinctive Kitchen Solutions, Print

    Find out how Drury Design created a master bath suite within a large bathroom space to create a warm and intimate atmoshphere with natural materials and all the latest amenities for a Naperville, IL client.

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    April 01st 2010

    "His & Hers Closets and Vanities"

    Publication: Distinctive Kitchen Solutions, Print

    Find out about how Drury Design created a modern master bath with seperate grooming and closet areas for a young Evanston, IL couple as part of a total home renovation.

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  • Kitchen Trends Cover 3.10
    March 01st 2010

    "Leading Statement"

    Publication: Cover of Kitchen Trends Magazine volume 2602, Web

    This four page feature, including the cover, examines a recent a magnificent Burr Ridge kitchen remodel. Quoting from the article - "The new kitchen occupies an extensive area with 14ft-high ceilings and the challenge was to achieve the cozy, warm feel that the homeowner wanted from the large, open space."...

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  • NKBA Profiles GS2 copy
    February 01st 2010

    Art of the Industry 2010 NKBA Design Finalist

    Publication: NKBA Profiles Magazine, Print

    Drury Design's Tina Muller kitchen design for a Glen Ellyn client is featured in NKBA Profiles Magazine as NKBA 2009 "Art of the Industry" Design Competition finalist.

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  • DKS 47 Cover
    January 01st 2010

    Sleek Award Winner

    Publication: Distinctive Kitchen Solutions, Print

    This award-winning Naperville IL kitchen remodel seamlessly re-creates the feel of the far east.

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