Posted December 12, 2016
Whether you’re revamping an urban apartment or just fantasizing about a rural retreat, there’s no doubt these modern farmhouse kitchens will give you some serious motivation
Close your eyes and imagine the ideal, comfortable (and comforting), spend-all-day-baking kitchen. The one that reminds you of being a kid. What comes to mind? We’d be willing to bet it’s got at least a bit of a rustic country vibe. When it comes to kitchens, it’s hard to top the pleasure of an artful mash-up of distressed cabinetry, antique dressers, whimsical finishes, and reclaimed wood. That’s not to say any of the 13 stunners here fall short on state-of-the-art appliances and contemporary amenities. Call it modern farmhouse—or just call it the best of both worlds. Peruse these stylish spaces from the AD archives to find inspiration for your next renovation.
Matching 19th-century French cupboards flank antique double doors in noted L.A. antique dealer Lee Stanton’s Laguna Beach, California, home, which he decorated. The kitchen is equipped with a Sub-Zero refrigerator and Rohl sink fittings.