There’s nothing more charming than a small kitchen, but crafting a design that’s both stylish and functional can be tricky. In this collection of photos, designers show how everything from color choices to cabinetry styles can enhance a tiny cooking space.
“The kitchen is another example of applying real design ingenuity to small dimensions,” Refinery29 founder Christine Barberich says of her Brooklyn Heights kitchen. “My husband found the best appliances he could that were all smaller in scale, so nothing felt out of proportion. I love the XO relief tiles that create the white backsplash. They’re just fun because you might not notice the pattern until you’re up close. We had the concrete countertop made in Bay Ridge by this three-generation family of concrete designers. We loved the idea of having this major industrial moment right in the middle of the apartment and it really does serve as an entertaining area, workspace for cooking, or flower arranging. It’s unexpected in its brutalist vibe against the white backdrop and softer, colored details.”
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