What a cheery kitchen! Although there are elements in this condo kitchen that the owners detest ("The lighting in the kitchen is awful. Also, we hate the countertops, but we don't have the money to bring in contractors") the rest of the kitchen is a lesson in making it work.
In an effort to update the 1980's architecture, Mandy of Fabric, Paper, Glue did all the work herself, which included painting the kitchen walls and cabinets in a bright apple green color, and installing new flooring, hardware, and light fixtures. Great work!
See the Full Tour: Michael and Mandy's Crafty Charm | Apartment Therapy
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