The light wood cabinets and pale green backsplash keep this small kitchen light and airy. The sharp lines of the sleek cabinets and stainless appliances enhance the kitchen's contemporary feel. A chalkboard is a fun yet practical accent.
Designer Meg Caswell adds a home bar at the opposite end of the kitchen. Patterns don't have to be bright to make an impact. The subtle, muted motifs in the tiles and wallpaper create low-volume texture.