Guest Picks: Details for a Classic White Kitchen
Check out these white tiles, countertops and accessories, plus a few stainless steel touches, for a pristine-looking cooking space
I am finally making time to renovate my kitchen! Let me paint a picture of the before: no disposal, no dishwasher and a meat locker for a refrigerator. It's safe to say that it's time for a change this year. I have been dreaming of an all-white kitchen for a while now, so after months of researching, this ideabook has come to be a picture of the things I loved, wanted and actually selected for my dream kitchen. — Shannon from I Love Your Crazy and Poplin & Queen
This kitchen was such an inspiration during the process. I wanted an all-white kitchen with dark hardwood floors.
I went with glass orbs over industrial pendants because the ceilings in my home are lower. They make an impact without taking up as much visual space.
White subway tile backsplash was an easy choice. It's affordable and clean.
I agonized over using white marble and decided against it. I enjoy wine too much to risk the serious staining.
I added a little marble with this towel holder. It stays safely away from stains and is useful.
Quartz countertops are a wonderful alternative to marble.
I eventually landed on Corian's Rain Cloud. The durability won me over.
Traditional fixtures won out because I have big plans to mix in some modern touches with lighting and accessories.
For my budget, I had to choose between a gas range and a fireclay sink. I went with this dreamy sink!
Small indoor/outdoor rugs are the way to go under the sink.
I picked a fun Sister Parish fabric to do a cornice on the window above the sink.
For hardware, I love the vintage feel and sparkle of these cup pulls.
I went with these detailed knobs from Baldwin. The great thing about using a polished chrome is the consistency. It's the same no matter what brand.
This is the quintessential fruit bowl. I can't wait to fill it with lemons.
Everyone talks about stainless steel appliances for a reason: They are a kitchen must.
Of course, I needed a pop of color in the kitchen.
I can never have enough trays. Everything looks organized with a tray!
Every dining table needs bold lighting. How amazing would a lacquered navy lantern be? I'm swooning.
I like that the numbers on this clock are subtle. It reminds me to relax.
This rustic table adds warmth and charm to the all-white kitchen.
Café chairs are family friendly, classic, and easy to wipe down.
The entire kitchen is bright white with gray touches. There is no better complement than Benjamin Moore's Palladian Blue.
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