Rachel Slade

Kitchens: Classic Clean

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets and Millwork: Custom maple painted with C2 “America’s Cup,” Stephen Terhune Woodworking. Cabinet Hardware: One-and-a-quarter-inch Aubrey knobs and four-inch Gilmore pulls, both Restoration Hardware; Nouveau M714 pulls, Top Knobs. Countertops: Honed white Carrara marble with…

Kitchens: Minimalist Marvel

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets: Black: wire-brushed, ebonized rift-cut white oak. White: MDF cabinets with white gloss lacquer. Both Venegas and Company. Counters and Backsplash: Honed silver quartzite,GerrityStone. Pendant Lights: Artemide Castore 14, Neenas Lighting. Range: 48-inch Wolf Pro gas…

Designing the Dream

Five years and three concepts in the making, a Lincoln art collector’s home is at last a completed masterpiece.

Kitchens: French Twist

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets: Painted: Crystal Cabinet Works. Mahogany: Kountry Kraft. Both Dovetailed Kitchens. Countertops: Honed Pietra Cardosa granite and Irish limestone, both Marble and Granite. Range: 36-inch Viking dual fuel, State Street Discount. Sink: Stone Forest natural-front farmhouse…

Kitchens: Storage-Savvy

Photographs by Jamie Salomon Cabinets: Uppers: maple. Lowers: custom wood painted with Benjamin Moore “OC-50 November Rain.” Both M. F. Reynolds. Cabinet Hardware: Raybern Builder’s Specialty Hardware, Charlestown. Countertops: Cardozo granite, Louis W. Mian, and oil-rubbed maple, M. F. Reynolds….

Kitchens 2011

THIS IS IT: our biggest guide ever. Below are five stunning Boston-area kitchens packed with great ideas, plus one dream design loaded with the most innovative materials and appliances available. When it’s time to renovate, consider yourself ready. Minimalist Marvel:…

Culinary Vision: Kitchen of the Future

IF WE COULD HAVE the kitchen of our dreams, it would be beautiful, sleek, and ultra- energy-efficient (with plenty of counter space, of course). We enlisted up-and-coming designer James Leng to transform our wish list into one amazing master plan….