Wednesday, February 18, 2009

Kitchen Makeover

photo via northern sun

My boyfriend and I are repainting the bathroom and kitchen. We finally got a new floor in the bathroom and we are waiting to get a new wood floor and counter tops for the kitchen -please land lord hurry! Right now the kitchen is just cream. It's kinda boring and plain. I moved into my boyfriend's place awhile back and have been trying to make it cute ever since. It looks so "bachelor". Ugh! Once I make it pretty, I'll post a photo of it.

I love a room that's bright and airy. I am thinking of light color for the walls, probably blue and painting the cabinets white. The below photos are my inspiration.

photo by David Meredith via Domino Magazine

I love the splashes of bright color. So cheerful!

photo by Migual Flores-Vianna via Domino Magazine

This kitchen is so roomy. I love that table. Way too big for my place.

photo by Simon Upton via Elle Decor

Our kitchen is more like this size- tiny. Aren't those bar stools so stylish?

photo by Erik Johnson via Elle Decor

Ooh, I love the bright breakfast nook next to the bay window. What a great place to eat breakfast or drink some coffee.

photo by Erik Johson via Elle Decor

I love the bright yellow wall.

photo by Claudio Santini via Elle Decor

I think the light blue color in the photo from my Barbie's Dream Home post here would be perfect! What do you think?

9 comments:

  1. I can't wait to see the final result! I love white cabinets in kitchens...I have a white/mint green/pink color scheme in mine and do not think that I will ever tire of it!

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  2. oooo i love the second one. can't wait to see how it turns out!

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  3. i sure love the first photo!!!!!

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  4. oooh I wish I could get an all-white kitchen..I'm so messy when I cook, it wouldn't last a week. I just adore that white kitchen table you posted--is that white marble???? gorgeous!!!

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  5. Who on earth does have a kitchen big enough for that giant table?? Maybe in fairy tales. But I love all the white with punches of color!

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  6. these interiors are so stunning!

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  7. ahhh i love all these pics! makes me want to decorate! it's hard to choose btwn the rustic bright and modern bright! your blog is awesome!
    xox

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  8. Is wood flooring replacing the carpet? stools would be great for your counter then.

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