A dramatic change in this kitchen's makeover was the rethinking of an awkward partially-vaulted ceiling. The solution? Close in most of the vaulted area and make a barrel vault over the arched window. Dark stained walnut beadboard draws the eye to this unique feature.
This North Carolina mountain home features a rustic-style kitchen with gorgeous arched lattice windows that look out on the Blue Ridge mountains. The decor in this kitchen is of timeless design and speaks to the homes countryside location.
A wall of arched windows produces a light-and-airy atmosphere in this kitchen on the picturesque island of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. The exposed wood-beam ceiling, rustic hand-carved table and simple floral accents create the feeling of escaping to an exotic getaway.
One of the primary goals in the design of this kitchen was to fill the space with sunlight. A huge arched window over the sink does the job beautifully. The window—along with the oversized light fixture—also balances out the height of the vaulted ceiling.
The updated kitchen has new hardwood floors, granite countertops, a subway tile backsplash, two pendant lights, and new stainless fixtures and appliances. The original lower cabinets and island were painted bright white, with modern hardware added. New upper cabinets are taller and offer more storage, and are a more appropriate height for the room, as seen on HGTV's Fixer Upper.
The stately lines of this Mediterranean kitchen are highlighted with the light and dark palette: dark colors for the island and range hood, whites and creams for the backsplash, walls and cabinets. In the breakfast nook, arched windows are a graceful touch.
This blue and white country cottage kitchen features white cabinets, white columns, and arched picture windows. A rustic farmhouse table with intricate wood carvings serves as the focal point of the room. A vaulted ceiling extends the space and gives this kitchen an open, airy feel.
This elegant French country kitchen features a small island with shelf storage and a marble countertop. Above it hangs a chandelier complementing the neutral subway tile backsplash. White cabinets create contrast against the dark hardwood floors.
This compact eat-in kitchen uses cool blues and white with stainless appliances counterbalanced with the warmth of stained wood cabinets. In keeping with the arched entry to the dining room, the kitchen features an arched pass-through serving window.
A beautiful half circle window is a worthy centerpiece in this sophisticated kitchen with a warm, updated farmhouse feel. A farmhouse sink, subway tile surrounding the window and coffered ceiling all work in stunning symmetry creating a stylish and comfortable feeling of history.
A contemporary farmhouse sink is the perfect fit below a stunning arched window in this sophisticated kitchen with a warm, updated country feel. Using white as the motif can be tricky, but the subtle details in the marble countertop, modern pulls and subway tile surrounding the window create a safe and comfortable feeling of history.