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The 2007 Kitchen of the Year
In May 2007, House Beautiful picked the ideal adjust of present day and nation as our Kitchen of the Year. See a greater amount of our best kitchens here.
Polished Nickel Faucet
In the primary kitchen, a cleaned nickel Franke Triflow Corinthian faucet.
Antique Ironstone Pitcher
Antique ironstone pitcher and French pastry plates on the breakfast room table.
Kitchen Prep Area
Note the designer's point by point utilization of adjusted tram tiles on all edges. "We like the possibility of delicate and nonstop stream of the dividers, no sharp corners." The utilization of white bronze for the equipment, from Sun Valley Bronze, likewise loans the kitchen a visual extravagance. All sheets in the cupboards are rebuilding glass, which is uneven.
The designer made a warm vibe in the breakfast room with worked in cupboards of recovered antique white pine. A basic Louis XIV crystal fixture loans the room a low-wattage lavishness, and the customer's accumulation of English blue-and-white china (indulgently jumbled) gives the room a homey feeling of tastefulness and fun. 1940s Belgian seats upholstered in cloth from Hinson encompass an Italian Renaissance-style oak refectory table.
Hexagonal Floor Tiles
Schindler kept congruity with the kitchen by broadening the high contrast tile through the wash room into the room.
A cabinetmaker manufactured cupboards to look like drawers — down to the white-bronze pulls — on the grounds that Schindler figured level lines under the counters would be more beautiful.
Black and White Tile
Schindler kept coherence with the kitchen by expanding the high contrast tile through the storeroom into the room.