Only one word comes to mind when blogger Jessie Epley Short, the voice behind The Long and Short of It, thinks of her former kitchen: cream. When she and her family moved into their ranch-style home in Raleigh, North Carolina, the monochromatic culinary space had a 1980s country vibe with a scalloped window awning, simplistic cabinet faces, and two-tone tiled linoleum floors. Remodeling it was a priority. Scroll down to see the before and after shots.
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Peter Dunham Textiles "Fig Leaf" Fabric (price upon request)
Lewis Dolin Bar Knob in Polished Brass ($7)
Pier1 Imports Sonita Banana Bar and Counter Stools ($150 and up)