A Modest-Sized Kitchen Gets Modern Pizzazz and Practicality
Designer Kim Myles transforms a boring white kitchen into a modern space with a vintage twist.
Before: Not Enough Space
This boring uninspiring kitchen is less than ideal for entertaining.
After: Modern Yet Retro
Kim creates a fun hangout for friends, as well as a space that inspires the homeowners. With a color palette of white, black and red, she designs a kitchen that mixes modern with the traditional.
Kim updates the vintage stove with a modern hood. The stove and its new hood are the perfect example of the style blend in this kitchen — modern and retro.
Kim recommends keeping everything scaled and slimmed down in a smaller space. No hangout would be complete without seating, so she brings in a Barcelona chair and a couple of stools for the counter.
Paint & Supplies: $226
Build Project: $715
Window Treatment: $160
DIY Textured Art: $40
- Texture Paint: $6
- Canvases $27 (for 3)
- Acrylic Paint and Silver Foil: $7