The Sky is the Limit Design
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Cool Dude - Kitchen

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Textured Faux Wood laminates combined with stainless steel accents create a sleek, easy maintenance look
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January 11, 2015
mfree4 wrote:
Love the open shelves! What is the depth of the shelves?
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The Sky is the Limit Design
oh - somewhere between 6-8", most likely more around 6...for open shelving you need to determine what you want to store or display there. 8-9" is good if small books need to go there as well, but it wouldn't be enough for coffeetable books - then you would need 12...as this is a keydrop and display area, and the real purpose behind the existence of this unit is that I had to create a logical wrap around effect around a structural post the available depth was pretty much a given....
    Bookmark   January 12, 2015 at 11:26AM
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mfree4
Thanks so much for your detailed answer! That was very helpful!
    Bookmark   January 12, 2015 at 6:47PM
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June 26, 2012
chulacarlita wrote:
where to get these floating wall shelves, edged with stainless?
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sorry - those cabinets were custom made by a cabinetmaker...
    Bookmark   June 26, 2012 at 8:14AM
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June 24, 2012
makeroom wrote:
what kind of wood is used on the upper cabinets?
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What type of wood veneer did you use on the upper (lighter) cabinets? Are the boxes MDF or plywood?
    Bookmark   July 28, 2012 at 11:55AM
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June 13, 2012
thejoe wrote:
Do you know the bar stool manufacturer - Regards

Joan from Edmonton
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They appear to be the very inexpensive knock-off version of DWR's LEM "Piston" barstool. They are available at allmodern.com.
    Bookmark   January 29, 2013 at 2:28PM
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July 24, 2014
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January 13, 2014
nirt74 wrote:
What is the kitchen size ??
November 21, 2013
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March 21, 2013
easterngirl wrote:
Love the little metal handles on the cabinets. Can you tell me what brand and name of pulls? Thank you!
June 18, 2012
chris2056 wrote:
what brand laminate? - what laminate is this?
May 16, 2012
tkish wrote:
May 13, 2012
jodybmd wrote:
what are the dimensions of this kitchen?

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Play with proportion. Designed for a bachelor who lives in Victoria, British Columbia, this kitchen features textured Italian laminates in a faux-wood design, offset with stainless steel accents. "The laminates are a good contrast with the area's ever-so-popular oak flooring," Hanl says. "I played with proportion by using a balance of horizontal and vertical directions in the wood grains and an accent cabinet in a mushroom lacquer."The curved tall unit on the left has stainless steel edging that accentuates the shape's dynamics. It hides a structural post but also serves as a display unit and a place for keys. "He asked for a hint of blue, which we brought in with the quartz countertop as well as in the tile backsplash at the sink," Hanl elaborates. "The three-dimensional wave-shaped glass mosaic, which covers the entire window wall, combines all the colors I used in the kitchen."
Fred Albert added this to Get the Look of Wood Cabinets for Less
Designer Ines Hanl outfitted this Vancouver kitchen with cabinets faced in a textured-wood laminate. The combination of light and dark finishes not only makes the space feel lighter, but limits the pattern repetition that can cheapen the look of laminate.

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