This woman tells how she painted and sealed her counters to go from the laminate in the top to the natural stone look in the bottom picture. About 120 bucks. I'm not a big fan of painting laminate but this tutorial intrigues me.
The TD Beam Kitchen, designed by Tom Dixon and Lindholdt Studio, features brass-clad work surfaces and cabinetry. The TD Beam Kitchen shown here is at the Dock Kitchen restaurant, in London. Photograph via Tom Dixon.
This loft-like kitchen enjoys gorgeous old brick and natural light-colored wood floors for a warm feeling. The rustic space has rich wood contemporary cabinets and oversized drum shade pendants lined up over the long island.
Backsplash Light grey Shaker style kitchen cabinet painted in Benjamin Moore 1475 Graystone. The walls are Benjamin Moore Dove Wing. The tile on the backsplash is from Ann Sacks and it is part of a Barbara Barry collection they carry.