Kitchen, Metal, Wood, Pendant, Concrete, Metal, Drop In, Recessed, and Cooktops A Taiwanese expat couple purchased a 1,352-square-foot apartment near the river in the Taiwan’s New Taipei City, and reached out to interior design firm KC Design Studio to help them turn it into a stylish, modern home. Industrial elements like steel, brick, and exposed concrete harmonize with vintage accents: in the open kitchen, wood-paneled sliding doors conceal dark cabinetry. These combine with a sleek, dark counter and a shiny, bronze-clad island for a luxe effect.  Best Kitchen Cooktops Pendant Metal Concrete Photos from Vintage and Industrial Elements Combine in an Updated Taiwan Apartment