Holly + Magda

Portland, Oregon
Location
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Type
  • Midcentury
  • The new kitchen in this 1909 home was inspired by the owners' gutsy attitude and love of midcentury furniture.

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    Modern home with kitchen, wood cabinet, quartzite counter, ceramic tile backsplashe, medium hardwood floor, ceiling lighting, and drop in sink. A conventionally attractive kitchen didn't suit Holly + Magda, so we opted for a bold materials palette: western walnut cabinetry, gunmetal tile, and white quartzite countertops. Photo  of Holly + Magda

    A conventionally attractive kitchen didn't suit Holly + Magda, so we opted for a bold materials palette: western walnut cabinetry, gunmetal tile, and white quartzite countertops.

    Modern home with kitchen, marble counter, wood cabinet, and ceramic tile backsplashe. Walnut + gunmetal: Our goal was to be bold but not cold. Handmade tile adds a humane touch. Richly textured walnut cabinetry and pulls add warmth. Photo 2 of Holly + Magda

    Walnut + gunmetal: Our goal was to be bold but not cold. Handmade tile adds a humane touch. Richly textured walnut cabinetry and pulls add warmth.

    Modern home with kitchen, granite counter, ceramic tile backsplashe, and wood cabinet. Walnut + gunmetal: Our goal was to be bold but not cold. Handmade tile adds a humane touch. Richly textured walnut cabinetry and pulls add warmth. Photo 3 of Holly + Magda

    Walnut + gunmetal: Our goal was to be bold but not cold. Handmade tile adds a humane touch. Richly textured walnut cabinetry and pulls add warmth.

    Modern home with kitchen. A Jasper Morrison Glo-Ball adds soft light and plays up the surfaces of the semi-reflective tile. Photo 4 of Holly + Magda

    A Jasper Morrison Glo-Ball adds soft light and plays up the surfaces of the semi-reflective tile.

    Modern home with dining room. The kitchen aesthetic is a counterpoint to the 1909 home. But matched oak flooring and a long-lined, elegant cabinetry scheme seek to harmonize old + new. Photo 5 of Holly + Magda

    The kitchen aesthetic is a counterpoint to the 1909 home. But matched oak flooring and a long-lined, elegant cabinetry scheme seek to harmonize old + new.

    Modern home with kitchen, quartzite counter, wood cabinet, medium hardwood floor, ceramic tile backsplashe, ceiling lighting, range, and drop in sink. Tall, dark, and handsome: We aimed for midcentury-inspired design, while respecting the long lines and existing layout of this 1909 home. Photo 6 of Holly + Magda

    Tall, dark, and handsome: We aimed for midcentury-inspired design, while respecting the long lines and existing layout of this 1909 home.