Kitchen Cabinet Details That Wow
Layers of glazes, paints, and stains create cabinet finishes seemingly worn by time and touched by generations of cooks. Here, black, red, and blue finishes stack up beneath a crackled top coat, which creates a glazed finish that allows each color to be seen and appreciated. Bin-style pulls underscore the cabinets' vintage essence.
Kitchens of the 1980s
This "city kitchen with a country personality," with its rustic beams, hand-painted tiles, bevy of baskets, and French provincial table and chairs, took top honors as the House Beautiful Kitchen of the Month in September 1981.