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July 21, 2013
From a custom, silvery Bulthaup to a "culinary cockpit" housed in a penthouse, here is a cool quintet of kitchens we wouldn't mind cooking in. To see Part One, click here.For a curated assortment of kitchenware goods, click here.
Australia kitchen

Glazed Old Fashioned

In this Australian renovation, the large, naturally lit kitchen is the heart of the house. Messmate-clad cupboards and huge expanses of glass dominate the space where Angelucci uses the sink, Gorman works at the kitchen island, and Pepa and Hazel look on. Play in the courtyard between the kitchen and garage is easily supervised and enclosed from the alley behind the house.

Photo by: Stephen Oxenbury

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Chelsea and Arthur Jackson renovated their fourth-floor condominium to include a custom Bulthaup kitchen.

Chef's Table

Chelsea and Arthur Jackson renovated their fourth-floor condominium in Chicago to include a custom Bulthaup kitchen.

Photo by: Matthew Williams

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The Felds’ new kitchen is clean, modern, and laced with industrial touches (laboratory faucets, lab glass pendant lamps designed by Sand, stainless steel appliances) while animated by materials and crafted elements that radiate warmth: fir floors unearthe

Victorian Revival

The Felds’ new kitchen is clean, modern, and laced with industrial touches, such as stainless steel appliances, laboratory faucets, and lab glass pendant lamps designed by Sand. Carrera marble counters that extend up the walls; walnut shelving; and industrial mechanisms that put the hardware on display, such as the suspended rolling blackboard that conceals the water.

Photo by: Cesar Rubio

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The “culinary cockpit” (a.k.a. the kitchen) stands at the center of the apartment on a raised platform. A long, white slanted counter contains hi-fi speakers and a BUS-system panel of 18 buttons for controlling lights, curtains, heating, ventilation, etc.

The Penthouse Has Landed

In this Viennese penthouse, the “culinary cockpit” (a.k.a. the kitchen) stands at the center of the apartment on a raised platform. A long, white slanted counter contains hi-fi speakers and a BUS-system panel of 18 buttons for controlling lights, curtains, heating, ventilation, etc.

Photo by: Hertha Hurnaus

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The eye-catching kitchen cabinets behind Cat Macleod and her daughter, Celeste, were custom-built in lemon Liri Laminate by Amerind. The island bench is made from the same alpine ash used on the floor and the stairs all the way up to the master bedroom. <

Bellemo & Cat's Cradle

Lime green walls complement this "eccentric, multifunctional, personal sanctuary" while a pair of white ball pendant drop lights add height.

Photo by: Prue Ruscoe

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Australia kitchen

Glazed Old Fashioned

In this Australian renovation, the large, naturally lit kitchen is the heart of the house. Messmate-clad cupboards and huge expanses of glass dominate the space where Angelucci uses the sink, Gorman works at the kitchen island, and Pepa and Hazel look on. Play in the courtyard between the kitchen and garage is easily supervised and enclosed from the alley behind the house.

Photo by: Stephen Oxenbury

Photo by Stephen Oxenbury.

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