The placement of the bar helps keep the conversation flowing while cooking. The homeowners and guests can dine on the glass-top table or in the lounge area. The arched doorway connects to family room for easy access. Inspired by the vaulted ceilings, designer Bea Pila added handmade copper lanterns to cast off a warm and comfortable ambience.
A large center island transforms this chef's kitchen into the heart of the home with tons of prep space, an integrated kitchen sink and barstools that pull up for casual dining. Two oversized pendant lights add a contemporary note to the space, while clean white cabinets are accented by European-inspired bar pulls.
Custom steel panels are integrated into the cabinetry that surrounds this cooking area. The range features hidden roll-out trays that store kitchen accessories, and controls for the Gaggenau cooktop are drilled into the steel panels.
Built to blend in with the classic Cape Cod homes surrounding it, HGTV Dream Home 2015 makes use of classic architectural elements, such as beadboard and traditional wood flooring, to enhance the home’s character and overall style.
Cooking is one of the homeowners' favorite shared hobbies, so when they decided to renovate, the kitchen became a priority. Walls were torn down to open up the space to the dining room and living room. Soapstone and marble grace the countertops, two-toned custom cabinetry is installed and Urban Electric pendant lights hang over the expansive island, lending both illumination and style to space.
Midcentury Modern Kitchen With Eat In Island With Black Base, Glass Hooded Pendant Light and Stainless Steel Appliances
Pendant lights with teardrop glass covers hang above a large kitchen island with white countertop and black base. White bar chairs line one side for a simple eat in area. White cabinets accentuate the spacious design of the room and stainless steel appliances keep with the clean, sleek look.
Stained cherry wood carries from the floor to the cabinets in this modern kitchen, creating a warm, welcoming ambiance. The sleek barstools even feature wood backs, ensuring a completely cohesive design. Black countertops and a matching black backsplash offer striking contrast within the space.
This light and bright kitchen features a pair of large sliding doors that open the space to an outdoor patio area, making it easy to transition between the two spaces. Sleek white cabinets are paired with exotic wood accents, while polished concrete floors add a modern finishing touch.
Overhead View of Contemporary Kitchen and Dining Room
This view of the home's contemporary kitchen and dining room shows off an open floor plan that allows the homeowners to transition from room to room with ease. The kitchen boasts a spacious island, while the dining room offers a glass table with black metal chairs. Wall-to-wall windows allow natural light to flood the space.
White Shaker Cabinets & Range Hood in Transitional Kitchen
Vibrant white simple shaker cabinets with glass uppers allow for accent lighting to highlight colorful accessories. Copper marble countertops and a mix of neutral and brown tile on the backsplash add a rich contrast to the white cabinets. The white range hood blends into the cabinetry for a subtle effect.