Even tiny kitchens can have critical fashion. The Palecek rattan pendant in this kitchen feels “old-school Florida,” designer Andrew Howard notes; the home equipment are from Viking, the Lee Industries stools are in fabrics by Perennials and Link Out of doors and the window shades are in a Peter Dunham Textiles linen.
Some of the greatest kitchen design concepts are literally the best: Embrace a properly designed kitchen island with open shelving, bar top seating, well positioned shops for kitchen appliances, prep sinks and rubbish disposal to get probably the most out of a kitchen with an island structure.
A Lewis chandelier and Leyden sconces from Hudson Valley Lighting brighten our 2016 kitchen of the year The banquette — coated in Interlude from Thibaut’s Portico collection of Sunbrella fabrics — provides cozy seating round a Grothouse walnut table with metallized banding.
Design with ergonomics in thoughts: Drawers or pull-out shelves in base cabinets; counter heights that may alter up or down; a wall oven instead of a range: These are all options that make a kitchen accessible to everyone — and a pleasure to work in.
Pull-out counter tops: If you need more room to arrange food or chop vegetables,…