BeforeJustin and Lauren Halterlein love the Caribbean, where they got engaged and honeymooned. When they bought their first house, they tried to re-create the Caribbean look in their kitchen. Unfortunately, it ended up looking more like an aquarium than a tropical paradise!
AfterWith the help of a $2,000 budget, designer Valerie Bickford, contractor Steve Pitzer and design coordinator Jennifer Julian use their expertise to give the couple the fun Caribbean kitchen they had envisioned.
wall and cabinet paint (Yellow Trellis, Vignette, Melon) - Susan Sargent
door curtain (Hultset) - Ikea
bar stools (Rush) - Linens 'n Things
plate racks (6628309) - Jo-Ann, ETC.
rug (2063161); metal tropical fish (2000585) - Pier 1 Imports