Use antique sheet to create a creative and sophisticated placemat. Tear two connected sheets out of a music book and spread open at each place. Vintage and antique music is readily available at thrift stores, flea markets and online auctions.
A large island has plenty of space around it to fit at least four chairs, giving the kitchen a place for casual dining and hanging out with the chef. The exposed beams draw the eye up, calling attention to the high ceiling.
White dishes help continue the bright, clean look of the loft onto the kitchen table, while a textured placemat and wood cutting board and bowl bright warmth and texture to the tabletop. A sprig of fresh lavender ties the design together.
A brown marble bar countertop is topped with stylish, minimalist place settings creating an eat in area. Modern white chairs compliment the white place setting details and white surrounding walls. An in-bar stove and glass wall paneling complete the modern look of this kitchen.
Glass doors and the open concept layout of the living and dining area let natural light pour into both spaces and enhance the airy feel of the rooms. Blue accents—the armchairs and table setting—nod to the home's seaside location and break up the mostly neutral palette.
A custom built-in provides ample storage in the open dining room and sets the stage for entertaining. We love how the piece integrates storage for both wine bottles and glasses in a simplistic fashion.