15 Cheap and Pretty Ways to Spruce Up a Tiny Kitchen

Glamorous kitchens are fun to look at and aspire to, but what about the little things everyone can do to make their kitchens prettier and more functional? That’s what one Kitchn reader wanted to know, so I’ve rounded up 15 cheap yet effective ways you can spruce up a small kitchen:

1. Get one (or all five) of these

2. Organize

Use a branch to hold lightweight kitchen objects.

Store things in baskets. It’s pretty and cheap.

5. Or store things



8. Use

9. …or

10. A
wire shelving unit is awesome and practical.

11. Use


13. Use

14. The organizing power of

15. Put down a

This post was requested by barlowgirl for Reader Request Week 2013.

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