In this kitchen, a large window provides lots of natural light to the mostly wooden kitchen. Exposed shelves are used to store recipe books, and the kitchen has achieved a contemporary look by not including hardware on the cabinets.
Wood Kitchen Cabinets, Revisited shaker style or flat contemporary door fronts; white surfaces for contrast (backsplashes & countertops); modern hardware or cutout pulls; and the use of white cabinetry mixed with wood cabinets.
Oh my god, I'm SERIOUSLY loving the natural wood cabinets, the white thick counters, the black accent wall, and the open shelving. It looks so fucking sexy with the new stainless steel appliances. But I would definitely have a different floor.
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From: DWELL / Local carpenter Crisow von Schulz constructed the cabinets in this Amsterdam houseboat kitchen from a single elm tree. The organically curving lines were intended as a contrast to the rectilinear architecture of the houseboat.
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Dark raw wood cabinets with a stainless steel countertop - No upper cabinets, instead, open shelving for storage - Neutral, fresh, modern kitchen-- Too modern? Hickory cabinets with stainless steel countertops?