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Fixtures, finishes, and smart appliances for brilliant beach house kitchen upgrades
Classic white tiles and simple hardware create a crisp backdrop for layering in color. In this Atlantic Beach, Florida, kitchen, handmade subway tiles and polishednickel hardware give periwinkle the stage. “I kept the background quiet so the colorful elements, along with the natural woods, could stand out without competing,” says designer Lauren Leonard. Read on for more of Leonard’s kitchen wisdom, and see the rest of the house at coastalliving.com/homes/leonard-kitchen.
The ceramic tile is by Walker Zanger. The Piedmont lanterns are from The Urban Electric Co.