Open shelves are angled toward the seating area by the hearth. The desk area's bottom cabinet is designed to hold a speaker for a plasma TV. The cabinets are painted in creamy conversion varnish, and the walls are celery interior latex, both by Sherwin-Williams
.TOH Pro Advice:
Dana Jones, kitchen designer, Long Beach, California says, "Decide ahead of time where every pot, tray, and glass will go. Then, when the kitchen’s done, you can just look at your notes and put everything in its place."