Classic White Kitchen

Designer Karen Kettler updates a traditional kitchen with mixed materials and modern touches.
By: Lillian Hayes Martin

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Finished Product

Bold patterned tile combined with warm woods and neutral colors make this kitchen luxurious and elegant.

From: Karen Kettler

Previous Kitchen Design

The original kitchen's large peninsula blocked traffic flow to the den.

From: Karen Kettler

Above the Bar

The built-in bar area, made with matching cabinets and wood countertop, has an under-the-counter refrigerator and flat-screen TV.

From: Karen Kettler

Attention to Detail

Matching the stripes on the quartzite countertops required extra stone, mitered corners and book-matched seams.

From: Karen Kettler