Discover Your Classic-Modern Dream Kitchen

by Reiko Milley

When it came to personalizing their 250-square-foot kitchen, the new owners of this Edwardian-style home knew just who to call. Shirley Meisels had worked with them before and knew what would suit the young family — namely, a mix of cool, clean style and tactile, luxe finishes. “They wanted modern and edgy,” she says, “but pared-down doesn’t have to feel cold.” Over the next five months, Shirley balanced crisp white cabinetry with rich walnut and layered in hits of brass and stone. She also worked in some of the owners’ favourite pieces, like their shapely Tulip table. After all, Shirley knew their main objective was simple: “They wanted their new house to feel like home.”

A generous walnut pantry as well as a walnut-trimmed cooking zone bring a shot of depth and contrast to the kitchen. The pantry also keeps less eye-catching essentials, such as small appliances, concealed from view.

Monochromatic displays of dishes and serving pieces make a contemporary and compelling focal point on open shelving in the kitchen’s dining area (below). The work surfaces demonstrate a similar attention to detail, with an edited selection of vessels and kitchen tools creating interest on countertops.

The kitchen’s practical, open floor plan is perfect for for both laid-back dining and long, lingering meals, while the iconic Tulip table makes a fine backdrop for family dinners and grown-up entertaining. A Caesarstone-wrapped island flanked by leather-upholstered stools, on the other hand, is the ideal spot to snack or watch a dinner party host at work.

Want to add warm tones to modernise your kitchen on your next renovation? Don’t hesitate to contact us or fill in the enquiry form. We will get in touch with you soon.

To check out the original article, click here.

Dream Doors Kitchens Related Articles

Alsert Doors

Make your kitchen elegant and sophisticated at an affordable price with Alsert Doors. Achieve your dream kitchen on your next renovation with their various designs and colours. Find out more on this article…

Read More

Hera LED Lighting

The right lighting can have a massive impact on look and feel of your kitchen. Check out our latest article on a range of LED lighting solutions that are suitable to any kitchen style you want. Click the article to learn more…

Read More

SERVO DRIVE Flex

Get sleek handle-less kitchen storage and appliance designs with Servo Drive Flex! This new technology can drastically make your kitchen more modern for your kitchen renovation, so check out this article to know more…

Read More
Loading

Locate A Branch Near You
Enter Your Suburb Below:

Fill in this Contact Form and we will be in touch very soon:

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Kitchen Designs Australia

What Happens At a Home Consultation? Watch Now!

Kitchen Renovation Sydney
Kitchen Remodeling Australia

Call Us or Fill in this Contact Form and we will be in touch very soon:

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

-

Enter your email address and we will send you your copy of the 7 Shortcut Kitchen Supplier Questions Checklist ™

Your checklist is on its way!

Share This