Layers of glazes, paints, and stains create cabinet finishes seemingly worn by time and touched by generations of cooks. Here, black, red, and blue finishes stack up beneath a crackled top coat, which creates a glazed finish that allows each color to be seen and appreciated. Bin-style pulls underscore the cabinets' vintage essence.
Paint the Lower Cabinets: You couldn’t help but smile if you walked into this zesty yellow kitchen every morning! A dark island and black countertop gives it an industrial feel. (via Better Homes and Gardens)