Red and Ready
The kitchen goes glossy in a sunny East Cambridge loft brimming with music and art. Check out all five of our featured Boston Home Kitchens.
Photos by Bob O’Connor
Styling by Chrissy Beale
Architecture by Kennedy & Violich Architects
Built by Nick Portnoy Builders
APPLIANCES:¬†Dishwasher: Miele G2000. Microwave: GE Monogram. Oven and Range: GE Caf√© freestanding dual-fuel. Range Hood: Zephyr Typhoon. Refrigerator: GE Caf√© counter-depth French door. All purchased through Yale Appliances and Lighting.
BACKSPLASH: Custom fabricated stainless steel, Carbone Metal Fabricator.
CABINETRY: Custom wood with high-gloss acrylic finish, Northern Contours.
COUNTERTOPS:¬†Honed soapstone, Earth Works Granite.
FLOOR: Oak hardwood.
HARDWARE: Tab drawer pulls, Doug Mockett.
LIGHTING: Kable Lite system, Tech Lighting.
SINK AND FAUCET: M21 sink and Rohl Modern Lux kitchen faucet, both Splash.
1. LOFT LIVING
Directly above the kitchen, a sleeping loft and office overlook the double-height living room.
2. MULTIFUNCTIONAL ADDITION
The sizable soapstone-topped island accommodates books and a microwave, and is also a great spot for casual dining.
3. STUNNING STORAGE
A custom wine rack becomes a sculptural focal point.
4. COMPLEMENTARY COLORS
Nothing cools down a red room like potted greenery.
5. EASY ORGANIZATION
Smart drawer inserts conceal pots, pans, and small appliances.
Get the Look
Taylor stainless steel mechanical scale, $30, Sur la Table.
Alessi Mediterraneo fruit bowl, $108, Lux Bond & Green.
LIGHT ME UP
Dunes and Duchess four-arm candelabra, $585, Hudson Boston.
Check out all five of our featured¬†Boston Home Kitchens.
Source URL: http://www.bostonmagazine.com/2012/10/home-kitchen-design-red/