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Kitchen Reveal

Posted by nyse2502 (My Page) on
Tue, Apr 8, 14 at 14:07

I have been a longtime lurker and small poster but have learned a TON from the GW community!! I did a full colonial Reno in a 1950's original house that was gutted down to the studs entirely on my own with no design help. It has been a long process but we are planning to flip and do it again because I enjoyed it so much, yes crazy I know! There are no before pictures because the kitchen was an extension but here are the details:

Cabinets: Fieldstone maple and Cherry, Kraftmaid maple in butler's pantry
Appliances: wolf rangetop and double ovens, sub-zero fridge, 2 asko dishwashers, ge microwave
Countertop: typhoon Bordeaux granite (very light version)
Hardware: Baldwin
Faucet: Newport brass
Sinks: Kohler cast iron
Lighting: circa
Backsplash: quemere crackle ceramic
Floors: wood, minwax early American

Thanks again to everyone for your help, this community is amazing!!
I'm sorry I can't add multiple photos from my iPhone so I will post them all individually


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Okay I just created a photobucket account, hopefully this works

http://s1070.photobucket.com/user/Nyse2502/slideshow/Mobile Uploads

Here is a link that might be useful: Photobucket


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Just beautiful I absolutely love it!


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Wow, that is beautiful!


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Gorgeous, so much room!


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Very nice. Curious, ceiling height and upper cabinet height?
Thanks


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It's absolutely beautiful. You should take some photos up close for some detail shots.


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Beautiful!


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Very Beautiful!!! You made some great choices!!! Enjoy!


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Very beautiful!

What wall ovens did you get?


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That is a beautiful kitchen! Great job, I love everything. Your granite is stunning with the cabinets. Such a nice fresh look and love the island stain. Looks so great! Your whole house looks lovely.


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You have the gift of design. That is a beautiful kitchen. I love the colour of your cabinets. I would like to see a close up of the faucet and door pulls.


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Stunning. That light fixture is perfection in your space, the company ought to use it to advertise.


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Thanks everyone and the wall ovens are wolf, love them!


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Really lovely. That light fixture is just perfect.


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Absolutely gorgeous! I envy the counter space you have. Your kitchen is huge.


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Looks like you took a photo out of a magazine! Absolutely beautiful! Great details. You can tell you took your time planning the perfect space.

Is that a keeping room by the fireplace or a living room? I love the table and chairs and would love to see more of the fp area.

Thanks so much for sharing!!


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I love it!! Thank you for sharing! Any chance you can snap a close up picture of your countertop and also of your granite?

Thanks so much!
Robyn


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I love this kitchen, so warm and inviting. Congratulations on a fabulous remodel!


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Absolutely gorgeous! Your choices are stunning & obviously you have a great talent. I can't wait to see your next reno. Can you please share the color of your cabinets? Do you have any pictures of your butlers pantry? I'd love to see that, too.

Thank you.


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Wow,it looks like a magazine kitchen! Gorgeous!


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Aries61- The ceiling height is 8ft, I used 36" uppers and a flat piece of moulding and the crown. This gives the appearance of high ceilings and there is no way I can reach 42" uppers anyway and I'm tall!
Aktillery- this is an open kitchen/family room. The entire space is 18x43". I will add pictures of the family room, I sketched the built-ins and had a carpenter build them. My table is home decorators collection, $400 with a coupon, and the chairs are mixed from my old pier 1 set. I was going to stain them but the green is kinda fun.
Bicyclegirl- the color of the cabinets is maple in vanilla cream for the perimeter and cherry in chestnut with a chocolate glaze for the island. The butlers pantry is the wall of green cabinets.

I will add more close up pics tonight

Also after doing this Reno, a commercial property and consulting on others I find I have a knack for high-end design on a realistic budget. I have started a business as a design consultant hoping to help people design functional spaces on time and on budget as we all know construction costs can be much more than estimated and I'm hoping to help people still have enough money to not sacrifice the finishing touches. If anyone needs help in the New York area, preferrably Long Island, send me a message!


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Absolutley beautiful ! I can't believe you're flipping this house as seems like a dream home !! Love it all - best of luck with your new business, I could have used you for our current reno in Long Island.


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Can you tell us your wall paint colors? So close to what I'm thinking about...your space is so beautiful!


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I'd also like to see some close-ups of hardware, faucet, please.


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Wow. That is absolutely beautiful. Can I ask what color you did the trim?

How did you get it to blend with the vanilla cabs? I have to figure out how to reconcile my white vinyl windows and sliding doors with kraftmaid canvas / off white cabs. I am really bad at that......

Well done! You certainly have a gift!!!!


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Magazine worthy for sure. Big congrats! It's beautiful


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You should send pictures to one of the kitchen design magazines! You did a magnificent job!!


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You're kitchen is beautiful!!!! Can you tell me if that vanilla cream color is a BM paint color?

Thanks


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Gorgeous!


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Looks beautiful! I love the light fixture over the island, what brand is it?


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