Camouflage appliances for a simple look.
The kitchen of this understated, elegant cottage was designed to be inconspicuous. "It's got everything you need, but it blends in with the wall and just fades away," says homeowner David Beaton. A large fridge is hidden by white beadboard panelling in line with the cabinets, adding a nautical element.
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