Expansive Butcher-Block Countertops in Transitional Kitchen
The kitchen island with its distressed and stained mahogany butcher-block provides a spacious prep area for the avid baking enthusiast and serves double duty for serving and entertaining. The backsplash beneath the upper cabinets is oversized subway tile in white, with white grout.
This formerly dark and uninteresting kitchen gets a whole new life with beautiful blue cabinetry, delicate pendants and roman shades with a subtle graphic print. The backsplash is the star of the room: gray tiles in a chevron stripe.
The main countertops are honed Carrara marble for a classic look that's ideally suited to a baker's kitchen. In addition to its elegant appearance, the smooth marble offers a perfect surface for rolling out dough. Bright teal cabinets create a striking contrast and add bold color to the space.
A custom baking station is a keynote feature in the new kitchen design that incorporates a generous amount of open shelving in a ceruse finish. The prep counter is clad in butcher-block countertop and a continuous waterfall edge wrapping. Cabinet hardware and drawer pulls are polished nickel.
The large center island is clad in butcher-block countertops, creating extra prep space as well as a bar for eating. Teal cabinets are topped with Carrara marble, a classic look that's ideally suited to this baker's kitchen. The upper cabinets, extending to the ceiling for a dramatic presentation, are painted in bright white and topped with crown molding.
Open Pantry Shelving in Transitional Chef's Kitchen
For the kitchen island, the butcher block surface was deliberately distressed to give a well-worn and less formal appearance. Kitchen Cousins Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri used a grinder with a buffing wheel and some strategically placed strikes with a heavy metal chain to achieve the distressed look.
This newly remodeled kitchen by Kitchen Cousins Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri features a new bakery corner, complete with open pantry walls, an island with a large butcher-block prep area and chic teal cabinets. A blackboard is installed for the homeowner, who is an avid baker, to showcase today's treats.
Bold Teal Cabinets Make Statement in Chef's Kitchen
A focal point in the kitchen is the modern but retro-look slide in range in a vibrant teal. The color code of the range's finish was referenced to get an exact color match for the paint used for the lower cabinets. White marble countertops, subway tile backsplash and upper cabinets keeps the space light and airy.
Kitchen Cousins Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri transformed a dated and dysfunctional kitchen into this modern rustic space that's specially conceived to be the ideal baker's kitchen. The kitchen island with its distressed and stained mahogany butcher-block provides a spacious prep area for the avid baking enthusiast and serves double duty for serving and entertaining.
Expansive Baker's Kitchen is Functional Heart of Home
Rustic wood and metal barstools pull up underneath the kitchen island's butcher-block countertops, creating a casual dining spot and perfect place to gather while this avid baker is prepping her next creation. Open pantry shelving keeps all ingredients in view and easy to reach.
Open Floor Plan Kitchen is Stylish, Family Friendly
The redesigned living room and kitchen looks and feels more like a single, contiguous space. Open shelving acts as a pantry for the baker's kitchen, keeping everything within reach. White upper cabinets are paired with teal lower cabinets for a bright, striking contrast.
This modern blue and white kitchen features glass front cabinets, plenty of storage space, a modern range hood and a large island. Kitchen islands allow not only for more storage, but plenty of workspace. A large marble top like this one allows for multiple people to be working while still encouraging conversation.
The Italian Calcutta Gold marble countertops make this transitional kitchen a great place to gather. The polished nickel pendants from Restoration Hardware add sheen and enhance the height of the ceilings. This white chef's kitchen is accented by the pale blue walls, creating a refreshing space to enjoy a meal in.
Fun, colorful mosaic tile creates an interesting backsplash and eye-catching flooring in this stunning kitchen. Designed for an artistic-minded family of six, the kitchen captures the family’s personality, creative spirit and love of peacock feathers.