Ultimate Guide to Kitchen Decorating and Design
Beachy Kitchen Ideas
Achieving a balanced, beachy look for your kitchen isn’t always easy. Here are some expert tips from designer Erika Powell on how to achieve coastal kitchen elegance and not coastal kitchen, well, kitsch.
Easy Access Shelving
Open shelving was a must in this kitchen. The design allows for easy access to everyday kitchenware and dishes, as well as an airy display area for beautifully beachy green glass jugs. “I had my doubts at first, but [the shelves] are so convenient and give the room such an airy feel that now I can’t imagine a kitchen without them,” Hughes said.
Next: more examples of coastal kitchens with open shelving.