Collection by Aileen Kwun

A Colorful, Modern Scandinavian Kitchen Renovation With New England Roots


Inspired by a Swedish painting, Danish-American designer Susan Serra updates her home kitchen in Long Island, New York, with a dose of Scandinavian éclat.

Kitchen designer Susan Serra embarked on a deeply personal project when she set to update her own home kitchen, a...
Serra installed new Dinesen oak flooring throughout, finished in matte white oil, in the Scandinavian tradition.
A vintage mahogany cabinet by Borge Morgensen, covered with a floral wallpaper by Josef Frank, adds a dose of cheerful...
Agate drawer pulls and a backplash of Cosentino's Silestone Albedo pair with a Gaggenau full-surface induction cooktop.
A sectional sofa raised to dining height furnishes the dining area, along with vintage Hans Wegner chairs upholstered...
A mix of vintage ceramics and artworks soften the minimal, top-of-the-line appliances.