A combination of open and closed storage makes organization a cinch in this butler's pantry. Rustic cabinets fill one side of the space with center glass cabinets to display favorite china, while the opposite wall has open cabinets with wicker baskets for easy-to-stow storage.
A built-in bar features open shelving for displaying glasses and also houses hidden storage and a wine refrigerator. Simple gray armchairs surround a round table for a spot to enjoy a drink or play a game.
Designed by Alicia Weaver Design in partnership with Schulte Design Associates, this family-friendly dining area features a banquette with plenty of cushioned seating and open shelving for storage and display.
A custom-built island holds court in this small kitchen. The island adds extra storage, as well as extra seating and workspace thanks to a retractable countertop. An open wall pantry nearby serves as both a storage and display space.
Frosted glass cabinet doors provide concealed storage without making this room feel smaller. White walls and light hardwood floors keep the space feeling bright and open, and open shelving flanking the cabinetry gives a place to display a bit of color.
Painted cabinet doors add a playful touch to this wall storage unit featured on HGTV's Home by Novogratz. A mix of open shelves and hidden storage minimizes clutter and allows for the artful display of toys, trophies and games.