In a Connecticut vacation home, the island features Japanese elm topped with Calacatta marble and wraparound concrete.
A renovated kitchen in Los Angeles receives light from an adjacent courtyard. The cabinets are from Ikea, the countertops are quartzite, and the grill top is from Bertazzoni.
Walnut veneers clad the kitchen and dining area of this San Francisco residence. The counters are from Caesarstone. The Chrysalis bar stool is by One & Co for Council. A Foscarini pendant hangs above Ligne Roset’s Eaton table and bench.
This Evanston, Illinois kitchen sports blue-gray cabinets and Azulej tiles by Patricia Urquiola for Mutina. A large Pella window, situated above a sink with a Sensate faucet from Kohler, allows views of the backyard. The range is by BlueStar.
A Brooklyn loft features a stately column and a wall of custom cabinets.
The Dora pendant lights in this Raleigh kitchen are from Rejuvenation. The quartz countertops are by Cambria, and the custom bar stools are by Rocky Mountain Table Company.
The architects knocked out the kitchen’s back wall in this Toronto residence, installing sliding glass doors instead. A soothing charcoal accent wall anchors the bright white cabinetry and Corian countertops, while pendant lights by Alvar Aalto hang above an oak island. The fixtures are from KWC, Dornbracht, and Catalano.
The cedar siding used on the exterior of an Austin home reappears in the kitchen shelves.
“We designed very plain oak cupboards so the floor would be the protagonist,” the architect says of this renovated Barcelona flat. Ceiling lamps by Vico Magistretti illuminate the warm wood countertops.
Suspended powder-coated and walnut open shelves demarcate the kitchen from the rest of the living space in this New York City apartment.
Originally built in the 1970s, this cliffside house in North Vancouver received a striking modern update with muted tones and Tom Dixon pendant lights.
The kitchen island, the counters, and the backsplash of this New York City home are brushed stainless steel. The integrated shelving accommodates the resident’s expansive cookbook and tableware collection.
Open shelves with colorful kitchen wares contrast gray tiles from Heath Ceramics in a modern San Francisco remodel.
Walnut veneer clads the sleek cabinets of a Seattle residence. The architects residents shopped around to find appliances that balance cost and performance: the dishwasher is Bosch, the gas cooktop is Dacor, and the oven is Fagor.
This Australian kitchen is wrapped in tallowwood. Muuto pendant lights, bar stools by Alvar Aalto for Artek, a Vola faucet, and a ceiling fan by Beacon Lighting finish the room.
This Montreal residence blends teak cabinets, Douglas fir floors, and white-painted spruce walls.
The quiet, minimalist kitchen in Portugal features a wall clad in local wood. A Davide Groppi Punto 2 PL light hangs over the dining table.
Savoy stacked mosaic tile from Portland-based manufacturer Ann Sacks covers the backsplash of this Portland home. Tractor barstools by BassamFellows pull up to a PentalQuartz countertop. The gas cooktop, oven, and dishwasher are by Miele.