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May 27, 2015
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Modern kitchen with glossy black cabinets and a white island

In the kitchen of this Montreal apartment, the brick back wall contrasts glossy black cabinets and Jenn-Air appliances. A light gray custom island matches the floor.

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Originally appeared in A Futuristic Apartment with a Glass-Enclosed Bedroom
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Ferrum House Minimal White Kitchen

A stark white minimalist kitchen in England features quartz countertops, a Gessi Oxygene tap, a 1810 Company Zenuno sink, and energy-efficient Bosch appliances. 

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Louis Porter and Mark Merer
Originally appeared in A Modern Cor-Ten Steel Cube on a Historic Site in England
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Kitchen with black countertops.

A midcentury vacation home in Quebec received a sleek update, as seen in the kitchen, which features black countertops cut from Nero Assoluto granite and appliances from Wolf. 

Originally appeared in Midcentury Gem in Canada Saved from the Wrecking Ball
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Minimal Berlin kitchen with marble countertops

There are no visible door handles in this entire Berlin apartment—including the refrigerator. Nero Marquina marble clads the countertop.

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Jens Bösenberg
Originally appeared in Black Marble Runs Through This Refined Berlin Apartment
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Minimal kitchen with wood island

This floating home in Poland has a sparse interior. Stool_One seats by Konstantin Grcic pull up to a simple wood island in the kitchen.

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Alejandro Capdevila
Originally appeared in Minimal Floating House in Poland
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Modern kitchen with glossy black cabinets and a white island

In the kitchen of this Montreal apartment, the brick back wall contrasts glossy black cabinets and Jenn-Air appliances. A light gray custom island matches the floor.

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