Sneak Peak: Elegant + Whimsical Kitchen

 el·e·gant adj: tastefully fine or luxurious in dress, style, design, etc. 

whim·si·cal adj: Playfully quaint or fanciful, esp. in an appealing and amusing way.

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I just got back from meeting one of my out-of-town clients where they are doing a major overhaul on an old, traditional home. It's going to be the perfect mix of elegant and whimsical- I can't wait to see it come together.We finally have the kitchen planned out and I'm so excited about it, I just have to share with you...

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A simple, classy canvas: White Dove cabinets + white marble (Pretty white marble is hard to come by lately. We are still on the hunt for the perfect Calacutta Gold slab- Anyone seen one lately?)

With a gorgeous backsplash tile-

(drumroll please)


Backsplash tile

Walker Zanger Ashbury tile in powder blue. Gorgeous.


Oh wait, I'm not done yet.

Centered in the kitchen will be this beauty, who lovingly refer to as "Frenchie"...

Le cornue

+ this antique island on casters (found at ABC Home in NYC)

Kitchen island

+ Kohler hi-rise bridge faucet + Rohl white farmhouse sink
Kitchen faucet Shaw sink 

Two of these lanterns in a custom paint finish…

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Now you see why I'm so excited??!!!!

Finished product coming early spring.