The layout perfect. Not my style but like Kitchen with open floor plan to living room - interior design, sustainability, Mountain Park : Linda McDougald Design

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White cabinets, marble island, honed black granite, wood floor, grey walls and blue accents.

blue kitchen

Cottage Charm - It looks great with beaded-board-style cabinets that mimic timeworn wainscoting. Dark grout suggests spaces while reducing upkeep on subway-tile walls. Like the bead board and the blue with white.

Soderholm Custom Builders Kitchen. Photography by Richard Mandelkorn. via Boston Design Guide on Flickr.

Built by Soderholm Custom Builders; Stone & Tile by United Marble Fabricators; Floor by Galvin Flooring; Photography by Richard Mandelkorn

Love the doors. Would be nice to have great terrace off the kitchen

Love it > French Country Kitchen. Great floor and french doors, and look at the deck space outside! Bright and happy kitchen. Who could be in a bad mood waking up to this?

Long Island Sound home designed by Sound Beach Partners that was featured in Jan/Feb issue of East Coast Home + Design

Beach-inspired house by Sound Beach Partners. Don't like the dark center island but love everything else!

This is a very good read on using Ikea cabinetry.  There are cost savings, but there is a lot of work involved making a non-custom product look custom.

Kass Kitchen Color: Tips & Tricks for Buying an Ikea Kitchen - designing, building, and customizing of Adel cabinets (Benjamin Moore Paper Mache is an exact paint match)

7 Tips for Decorating the Kitchen - Stylish & Practical...I like the shape of this faux blind. It looks like the creases would allow for seams to accommodate wider windows.

7 Tips for Decorating the Kitchen - Stylish & Practical

A valance adds color to a charming kitchen window…. window treatment style I want for this house the most. Suits introducing color in a subtle, yet meaningful way

Los Angeles, California Spanish Revival home decorated by premier home staging expert Meridith Baer.  Source: www.onekindesign.com

Spanish Revival home gets an exquisite facelift

White Kitchen Island - Design photos, ideas and inspiration. Amazing gallery of interior design and decorating ideas of White Kitchen Island in kitchens by elite interior designers.

Kitchen. Love the light neutrals and dark wood

Wonderful Luxury Kitchen Design in Modern Style : Fabulous Luxury Kitchen Design White Ceiling Wooden Island White Cabinets

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20 Splendid Silver Accents in the Kitchen

floor needs to be a little bit darker to ground the space (especially with the black ceiling) [Tuthill Architecture: Incredible U shaped kitchen with mahogany stained walnut beadboard tray ceiling and .