The colors are offset by the size of the space and the adjacent nook that is part pantry, part cookbook storage, library and home office. It looks like a great place to stash a computer near the kitchen, or a spot for kids to study without risk of pasta water boiling over on their math homework.
This might seem to be a kitchen that only exists in your dreams, but it might be obtainable on a smaller scale as well, in more modest size homes or even apartments. Many kitchens have a pantry, and although this space is great for storing food, cabinets can do that job while you convert the little nook into a kitchen-based study spot. The desk can be as narrow as the door is wide, with shelves going all the way up to the ceiling. It's a fun idea to file away for the day we all build our dream homes or renovate an entire kitchen at once!
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