Paint antique white from Rustic Shed choices. Add door panels to back side. Top with butcher block/solid wood top. How does a wood top hold up? Make rest of cabinets darker stain. Stain also at Rustic Shed.
I love the cottage style features: the texture of the ceiling; the wood floors; the wood countertop on the island contrasting with the other countertop; the cabinets with moulding that goes to the ceiling; the farmhouse sink.
White cabinets with dark counter top and dark floors. I always liked darker wood cabinets, but now that I am making these decisions to permanently have in my home, I'm falling in love with the white cabinets. I also love the black hardware.
Red and White Guest Room When decorating the guest bedroom of her house in Bridgehampton, NY, design consultant Ellen O'Neill picked out vintage red-checked bedding from a Paris flea market. It echoes the red-checked window-shade fabric from Ralph Lauren.