Freshen with paint
Mariëlla gave the orange pine kitchen units a slick of pale grey paint to brighten the whole space and give it modern country style. Eyelevel shelves instead of wall units make a small kitchen feel more open.
Buy THE key pieces
For a similar kitchen, try the Bartini, from £921 for eight units, Hygena range, Homebase; painted in Skylight Estate Eggshell, £55 for 2.5ltr, Farrow & Ball. For similar wall tiles, try the Bumpy tiles, £8 per sq m, Homebase
sliding DOORS HUNG FROM A RAIL ABOVE THE FRAME, THEY DIVIDE SMALL ROOMS WITHOUT GETTING IN THE WAY