Impressive kitchen furnishings, decor pieces and accents brings us to this feature spotlighting pieces sure to elevate the design and decor of your kitchen.
After the holiday whirlwind kitchen events of the last few weeks one would think a post about impressive kitchen furnishings, decor pieces and accents would be a bit redundant.
Turns out, the well-appointed kitchen remains the heart and hub of the home; a central gathering place serving a multitude of purposes.
Back in our flipping days, Maison de Places In The Home was a holiday happening place holiday eat, drink, and be merry.
Photo by Caroline Hernandez
Realtors, designers, and home builders folk love to get together for holiday cocktails with a twist of spirited networking.
At evening’s end the majority of the house basically remained pre-party perfect, however, based on the state of the kitchen it was indeed the happening holiday party place to mix, mingle and holiday jingle.
Established fact proves the days gone by design philosophy of the kitchen being for strictly utilitarian purposes, small in size, and decoratively unremarkable is best left in the past.
Impressive kitchen furnishings, decor pieces, and accents decidedly factor into today’s kitchen design as much as cabinetry, appliance, lighting, flooring and placement choices do.
Photo by Joanna Kosinska
Decorating for the holidays reaches far beyond tinsel and trimmings.
What better time than at the gift giving time of year to add impressive kitchen furnishings, decor pieces and accents on your gifts for the holiday decorista Christmas list.
Topping the impressive kitchen furnishings, decor pieces and accents Dear Santa list is this vintage stripped bleached French cabinet in all its gorgeous glory.
Bookcases make super chic choices for kitchen pieces.
Utilize the beauty of such pieces by displaying a beloved collection of porcelain wares or pieces from your favorite china pattern on the shelves while using the drawers as storage for serving pieces and table linens.
Display cases, as they are categorized, may be utilized for the intended or as chic options for all things that make a kitchen.
First rule of impressive is to be unique in placement and presentation.
Although a piece may not be so unique, how it is put to use can be.
In keeping with the there’s no place like home for the holidays philosophy, I’m featuring striking pieces influenced in Louisiana French-Spanish-European provenance that catch my eye and my heart.
Three drawer chest of drawers elegantly make the traditionally thought transition from bedroom furniture to kitchen/kitchen dining storage piece.
Such is the case when juxtaposition, distinctive craftsmanship, provenance, and regional influences beautifully meet and master the characteristic of a space.
Kitchen countertop counterparts:
Detail comes home in this Italian Baroque Revival carved dining table.
For the flow and the French of it all, may I present these decorative kitchen accents and accessories to accent the look.
Some may opine my needle appears stuck on antiques and vintage accents.
Long my preferred go-to choice, I find the charm and character quotient appeals to my desire to incorporate unique pieces in with new traditional promotes conversation and balances the visual points of interest of a space.
Consider bringing planters and architectural salvage pieces into your kitchen decor scheme.
Into each kitchen some stuff must fall, and housing said stuff items such as keys, twist ties, charging blocks, and the general things that find a home in the kitchen need not be an exercise in unsightly.
Lovely outdoor garden decor pieces beautifully house items otherwise meant for the junk drawer in handy dandy fashion.
Garden statue in another time, this treasure is presently reborn as a countertop bookend.
Door knockers easily make the transition from exterior door ornament to singular focal point cabinet pull or even an excellent choice of wall decor.
Turns out the decision to kill a little time before an appointment by dropping by one of my favorite vintage goods haunts was a splendid one indeed.
Implementing art into your kitchen decor elevates the overall aesthetic.
Lagniappe is a term used quite often here in Louisiana.
Defined as something given as a bonus or extra gift, lagniappe is present in impressive kitchen furnishings, decor pieces and accents replete with distinctive detail, prominence, and beauty.