Interior Design

You Have to See This Pretty, Peachy Pink Kitchen — Peachy Keen

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Peach! It's practically the color of summer, right? Whether you're searing them on the grill or freezing them into a rich peach pie ice cream, juicy peaches likely have a constant presence in your kitchen from June to August. But if you've never thought about painting your kitchen walls in the kind-of-pink, kind-of-orange shade, this Barcelona kitchen, from Cargo Collective, might inspire you to change that.


Look at the Prettiest Drawers to Ever Exist in a Kitchen! — Kitchen Design

We're big fans of drawers — instead of lower cabinets — in the kitchen. They often result in more storage space, and they make it easy to see all the contents. (And they're just an unexpected thing to find, as most kitchens have one drawer and then a cabinet — not a row of drawers.)

So you can imagine how excited we got when we saw this kitchen, belonging to Anya Kassoff, the blogger behind Golubka Kitchen. Just look at those drawers! For starters, they're drawers! They're also made out of vintage fruit crates, making them the perfect place to store all sorts of farmers market finds.


9 Decorating Ideas to Steal from Joanna Gaines — The Farmhouse Kitchen

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We've heard a lot of haters complain that Joanna Gaines (the decorator half of Fixer Upper, HGTV's hit home renovation show based in Waco, Texas) makes every kitchen look the same. While she does have a very specific farmhouse style — with lots of white, shiplap, and oversized clocks — she also has plenty of range and great ideas. Don't believe us? Just check out these final projects and all the great ideas.


5 Organizing Tips to Steal from People Who Live on Boats — #SummerOrganizingGoals

Having a home by the water is a total life goal. Having a home on the water, well, that's even better! Super-cool houseboats can be found docked in calm waters everywhere from Seattle to Cape Cod, and they pack an inspiring design punch. Of course, they're not without their challenges. Because they're typically on the smaller side, homeowners (homeboatowners?) need to max out every available inch in their kitchens to make them pretty and functional. The most well-thought-out kitchens have plenty of ideas you could steal for your own kitchen — even if it's just in a regular house, far away from water.


Beyond Subway Tile: 10 of the Prettiest Backsplashes We’ve Ever Seen — Kitchen Design

We love subway tile as much as the next home cook, but it's not the end all be all when it comes to kitchen backsplash options. If you're looking for some inspiration for your soon-to-be renovated space, or you just want to ogle some pretty kitchens, check out these beautiful subway tile alternatives — in real kitchens! — and prepare to swoon.


3 Smart Ways to Make the Most of Kitchen Corners — Organizing Tips from Kitchn

Why is it that lazy Susans are basically the automatic go-to when it comes to corner cabinets in kitchens? (Fun fact: The pros call them blind corners, which definitely isn't a good sign!) Lazy Susans usually still result in a lot of dead space and, let's be honest, have you ever turned one that didn't screech something awful every step of the way?

We get that they're relatively inexpensive (especially compared to those special shelf systems that are designed to effortlessly glide all the way in and all the way out of corner cabinets) and they're just what people know. Chances are, this is the system your parents had when you were growing up and you can't think of what else you'd even do with that space. Well, if you're renovating your kitchen, we have some ideas.

Here are three things to do with the corners in your kitchen — and none of them involve a lazy Susan.


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