How To Design Kitchen Cupboards

How To Design Kitchen Cupboards

1 Of 31 Dutch-InspiredHighlighting designer Annie Brahler’s Dutch heritage, the kitchen in her Jacksonville, Illinois, house has a fireplaces adorned with 17th- and 18th-century Delft tiles and bluestone columns from Breda. The zinc architectural finial (at left), double-door cupboard, and bronze chandelier also come from Holland, where gray-painted floors like this are traditional. Brahler treasure the worn upholstery of her 18th-century French armchair. She beefed up a vintage demilune chest by adding rear cabinets and a marble top to create the central island. Stainless-steel range and hood by Thermador. Bjorn Wallander 2 Of 31 A Truly Tiny KitchenThis tiny New York City kitchen has a place for everything, says designer Stephanie Stokes. “After designing so many kitchens for other people, I knew exactly what I needed and what I wanted,” she says. A mirrored backsplash, an electric cooktop that doubles as countertop, and simple cabinetry help give the illusion of grandeur. Eric PiaseckiAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 3 Of 31 MaritimeThis modern-meets-maritime New York City kitchen designed by Anik Pearson uses a unique combination of wood, concrete, and metal to create its sleek and urban, yet nautical look. The wall to the right of the cooktop was angled to match the doorway — now this kitchen is shaped like a boat, with the cooktop at the prow. A crown ceiling painted white, with Harbor lights from Urban Archaeology casts a glow over the island. Eric Piasecki 4 Of 31 TranquilSusan Ferrier designed the kitchen in this tranquil Alabama townhouse. “You don’t want the eye to stutter in a small space,” Ferrier says. “You want it to move naturally from one thing to the next, from similar color to similar color, from shape to shape.” Thomas LoofAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 5 Of 31 Horse Stable Turned KitchenTurning a former stable into a sophisticated kitchen in Lake Forest, Illinois, designer Mick De Giulio added modern touches and farmhouse style to the original country building. Ngoc Minh Ngo 6 Of 31 Artful TouchThe owner of this Napa Valley house is very involved with the arts, according to designer Erin Martin. In the kitchen, architecture and applied ornament conspire to make the the room lighthearted and a touch theatrical. Artist Michael Duté’s blue and white design brings walls and even the barrel-vaulted ceiling to life. Dominique VorillonAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 7 Of 31 IndustrialSalvaged wood, raw steel, and glazed brick give a St. Helena, California, kitchen designed by Dan Doyle a sturdy, industrial look. James Baigrie 8 Of 31 Yacht-InspiredFor decorative detail in this Nantucket kitchen, designer Gary McBournie studied vintage boating posters and old photographs. The wooden grills of the kitchen cabinets were taken from an old photo of a 1920s yacht. Christopher BakerAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 9 Of 31 English CountryIn this bright kitchen in New York City designed by Incorporated Architecture & Design, contemporary materials evoke the spirit of 19th-century England. Annie Schlechter 10 Of 31 Hacienda-StyleIn a 1920s Santa Monica, California, hacienda, David Dalton added hand painted Talavera tiles form Mission Tile West and a glass pendant from Global Views to brighten the kitchen, whose centerpiece is a 12-foot-long walnut-top island. Lisa Romerein Next Gallery 7 Trends From 2014 That Aren’t Going Away We’re wishing these 2014 trends a long and happy life. By Jamie Wiebe
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How To Design Kitchen Cupboards

1 Of 31 Dutch-InspiredHighlighting designer Annie Brahler’s Dutch heritage, the kitchen in her Jacksonville, Illinois, house has a fireplaces adorned with 17th- and 18th-century Delft tiles and bluestone columns from Breda. The zinc architectural finial (at left), double-door cupboard, and bronze chandelier also come from Holland, where gray-painted floors like this are traditional. Brahler treasure the worn upholstery of her 18th-century French armchair. She beefed up a vintage demilune chest by adding rear cabinets and a marble top to create the central island. Stainless-steel range and hood by Thermador. Bjorn Wallander 2 Of 31 A Truly Tiny KitchenThis tiny New York City kitchen has a place for everything, says designer Stephanie Stokes. “After designing so many kitchens for other people, I knew exactly what I needed and what I wanted,” she says. A mirrored backsplash, an electric cooktop that doubles as countertop, and simple cabinetry help give the illusion of grandeur. Eric PiaseckiAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 3 Of 31 MaritimeThis modern-meets-maritime New York City kitchen designed by Anik Pearson uses a unique combination of wood, concrete, and metal to create its sleek and urban, yet nautical look. The wall to the right of the cooktop was angled to match the doorway — now this kitchen is shaped like a boat, with the cooktop at the prow. A crown ceiling painted white, with Harbor lights from Urban Archaeology casts a glow over the island. Eric Piasecki 4 Of 31 TranquilSusan Ferrier designed the kitchen in this tranquil Alabama townhouse. “You don’t want the eye to stutter in a small space,” Ferrier says. “You want it to move naturally from one thing to the next, from similar color to similar color, from shape to shape.” Thomas LoofAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 5 Of 31 Horse Stable Turned KitchenTurning a former stable into a sophisticated kitchen in Lake Forest, Illinois, designer Mick De Giulio added modern touches and farmhouse style to the original country building. Ngoc Minh Ngo 6 Of 31 Artful TouchThe owner of this Napa Valley house is very involved with the arts, according to designer Erin Martin. In the kitchen, architecture and applied ornament conspire to make the the room lighthearted and a touch theatrical. Artist Michael Duté’s blue and white design brings walls and even the barrel-vaulted ceiling to life. Dominique VorillonAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 7 Of 31 IndustrialSalvaged wood, raw steel, and glazed brick give a St. Helena, California, kitchen designed by Dan Doyle a sturdy, industrial look. James Baigrie 8 Of 31 Yacht-InspiredFor decorative detail in this Nantucket kitchen, designer Gary McBournie studied vintage boating posters and old photographs. The wooden grills of the kitchen cabinets were taken from an old photo of a 1920s yacht. Christopher BakerAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 9 Of 31 English CountryIn this bright kitchen in New York City designed by Incorporated Architecture & Design, contemporary materials evoke the spirit of 19th-century England. Annie Schlechter 10 Of 31 Hacienda-StyleIn a 1920s Santa Monica, California, hacienda, David Dalton added hand painted Talavera tiles form Mission Tile West and a glass pendant from Global Views to brighten the kitchen, whose centerpiece is a 12-foot-long walnut-top island. Lisa Romerein
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How To Design Kitchen Cupboards

1 Of 40 Grooved Madeline Stuart concocted the “modern Provincial” kitchen in a California house with minimalist grooved cabinetry in a soft green. “The kitchen needed to be somewhat masculine, but still warm and inviting,” she says. Victoria Pearson 2 Of 40 Distressed “I wanted this jolt of color to emphasize that the kitchen is the joyful heart of the house,” explains designer Christina Rottman. To achieve that vintage blue, a blackened umber glaze was applied to the cabinets, then painted over with a turquoise glaze. Buffing, stippling, and scraping complete the timeworn look. Mikkel VangAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 3 Of 40 Stained PineIn a coastal kitchen inspired by sand and driftwood, the cabinets’ color changes with the light, but the gray undertones consistently complement the iron pendants and the steel hood. Tara Striano 4 Of 40 Turquoise A surprise turquoise hue elevates boring old white when peeking out from behind a cottage kitchen’s glass-front cabinets. Simon UptonAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 5 Of 40 RaisedMake kitchen cleaning a cinch by elevating the base cabinets, like in this Park Avenue apartment designed by Eric Cohler. Crumbs won’t accumulate by the kick plates, and the space benefits from an extra shot of light. Roger Davies 6 Of 40 PortholeDesigner Gary McBournie honored the roots of a Nantucket boathouse with nautical touches throughout the kitchen. “I wanted it to resemble the galley on a boat,” he explains. He added the whimsical porthole windows over the stove just for fun. Matt AlbianiAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 7 Of 40 Mixed MaterialIn a California home, designer Jay Griffith used Douglas fir for the cabinets and installed stainless-steel drawers to match the metallic appliance fronts. Jeremy Samuelson 8 Of 40 Wooden FencingDesigner Ken Fulk combined fresh white paint and battered wood in a weekend house that manages to be both striking and relaxed. The cabinetry and paneling are made from old fencing and the handles are actually galvanized pipe. Victoria PearsonAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 9 Of 40 Striated”The homeowners wanted a sleek, modern kitchen that didn’t feel cold, so we opted for warmth and light,” says designer Karin Edwards of this airy cooking space. The glossy finish on the Euro laminate panels bounces light back into the room. Jason Donnelly 10 Of 40 Wire-Brushed OakDark, wire-brushed oak cabinets, cement plaster walls, marble counters, and sand-cast bronze hardware are the highlights of this Maryland countryside kitchen.”There’s a sense of comfort that comes from the rustic materials,” says the designer, Patrick Sutton. “The look is part farmhouse and part industrial.” Timothy Bell Next Gallery 8 Unexpected Color Combinations Designers Love And how to use them in a timeless way. By Amy Preiser GIF Of 40 Advertisement – Continue Reading Below header logo Created with Sketch. Presented by Created by Created by House Beautiful for From House Beautiful for
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How To Design Kitchen Cupboards

1 Of 40 Grooved Madeline Stuart concocted the “modern Provincial” kitchen in a California house with minimalist grooved cabinetry in a soft green. “The kitchen needed to be somewhat masculine, but still warm and inviting,” she says. Victoria Pearson 2 Of 40 Distressed “I wanted this jolt of color to emphasize that the kitchen is the joyful heart of the house,” explains designer Christina Rottman. To achieve that vintage blue, a blackened umber glaze was applied to the cabinets, then painted over with a turquoise glaze. Buffing, stippling, and scraping complete the timeworn look. Mikkel VangAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 3 Of 40 Stained PineIn a coastal kitchen inspired by sand and driftwood, the cabinets’ color changes with the light, but the gray undertones consistently complement the iron pendants and the steel hood. Tara Striano 4 Of 40 Turquoise A surprise turquoise hue elevates boring old white when peeking out from behind a cottage kitchen’s glass-front cabinets. Simon UptonAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 5 Of 40 RaisedMake kitchen cleaning a cinch by elevating the base cabinets, like in this Park Avenue apartment designed by Eric Cohler. Crumbs won’t accumulate by the kick plates, and the space benefits from an extra shot of light. Roger Davies 6 Of 40 PortholeDesigner Gary McBournie honored the roots of a Nantucket boathouse with nautical touches throughout the kitchen. “I wanted it to resemble the galley on a boat,” he explains. He added the whimsical porthole windows over the stove just for fun. Matt AlbianiAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 7 Of 40 Mixed MaterialIn a California home, designer Jay Griffith used Douglas fir for the cabinets and installed stainless-steel drawers to match the metallic appliance fronts. Jeremy Samuelson 8 Of 40 Wooden FencingDesigner Ken Fulk combined fresh white paint and battered wood in a weekend house that manages to be both striking and relaxed. The cabinetry and paneling are made from old fencing and the handles are actually galvanized pipe. Victoria PearsonAdvertisement – Continue Reading Below 9 Of 40 Striated”The homeowners wanted a sleek, modern kitchen that didn’t feel cold, so we opted for warmth and light,” says designer Karin Edwards of this airy cooking space. The glossy finish on the Euro laminate panels bounces light back into the room. Jason Donnelly 10 Of 40 Wire-Brushed OakDark, wire-brushed oak cabinets, cement plaster walls, marble counters, and sand-cast bronze hardware are the highlights of this Maryland countryside kitchen.”There’s a sense of comfort that comes from the rustic materials,” says the designer, Patrick Sutton. “The look is part farmhouse and part industrial.” Timothy Bell Next Gallery 8 Unexpected Color Combinations Designers Love And how to use them in a timeless way. By Amy Preiser

How To Design Kitchen Cupboards

How To Design Kitchen Cupboards
How To Design Kitchen Cupboards
How To Design Kitchen Cupboards