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Cutting-Edge Cabinets

Upper and lower cabinets don't always need to match to create a cohesive kitchen look.

Peter Fallico — host of HGTV's Home To Flip — designed this kitchen to have a contemporary yet liveable look. Here, a bank of white lacquered uppers pair with more traditional profiled wood doors below, resulting in a look that's fresh and new. A large island houses storage as well as the sink, while vintage-look industrial pendants add sparkle and personality.

For more design tips from Peter Fallico, browse his photo gallery.

  • Photographer: Virginia Macdonald
  • Source: House & Home February 2009 issue
  • Products: Cabinets, Ikea; counters, York Marble; flooring, Bellefloor; lighting, Universal Lighting; faucet, Blanco; stool, G.H. Johnson's.
  • Designer: Peter Fallico

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