Modern Family Kitchen

Designer Mark Williams creates a colorful, family-friendly kitchen with modern cottage design.
By: Jeannie Matteucci

User-Friendly Storage

When designer Mark Williams of Mark Williams Design Associates of Atlanta designed this modern kitchen, he included open shelves so the family would have easy access to everyday dishes and cups for morning coffee.

Efficient Breakfast Nook

In addition to a coffee center and wine storage unit, the new breakfast room also features open shelves for cookbooks and an upholstered bench that makes the space feel cozy and inviting.

Smart Layout

The center island — within easy reach from the kitchen's stainless steel range and side-by-side refrigerator — offers seating, counter space for prepping meals and a handy sink.

Hidden Storage

Lost space underneath attic stairs was converted into a large pantry.

Pantry Space

What looks like a door to a simple cabinet opens up to reveal a secret walk-in, closet-sized space that increases the storage capacity of the room.

Family Zone

The completed kitchen is a beautiful and comfortable space that allows the family to share meals and create memories.

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