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California Cottage Comfort

I have a tiny 1912 Craftsman cottage kitchen, so this cupboard is right outside the kitchen and I keep my every day dishes in it.

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August 24, 2012
demichael wrote:
Do you have any photos of your kitchen? - I'm trying to remodel a 1924 craftsman cottage kitchen. The previous owner gutted the kitchen in to prep for a remodel, but I guess ran out of money. All I have in there is a lovely farmhouse sink and a beautiful antique stove. I want to as true to original as possible (within my small budget). I would love to see some example of an original craftsman kitchen to get some ideas.

Thanks!
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jalamadreamer
I will try to post some soon, but mine is not all original. It seems like my cabinets are from the 30s or 40s. I redid my counter tops a few years back with solid black honed granite with a three inch face. It looks like soapstone for a fourth of the price and granite is much more durable than soapstone. In case you haven't heard of honed granite, it means that it didn't get the final polish... It's a bit dull on the surface. The black has to be kept very clean, but it looks awesome.
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cocinera
hi!
look for the book "Bungalow Kitchens" by Jane Powell on Amazon. Everything you need to know and more about 20's kitchens.
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