Kitchen tours in June included a look inside our own Leela Cyd Ross's small, bright kitchen in Portland, as well as a renovation that cost less than $7000.

• 1 Leela and Dave's Tiny Bright Kitchen
• 2 Tanja's Smart, Under $7000 Kitchen Renovation
• 3 Tom and Justin's Classic
• 4 Javier and Marsha Learn Together

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Welcome to The Kitchn's Best of 2011 roundup! From December 19 through January 1 we are rounding up some of our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.

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