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New Country Kitchen

Designer Darryl Carter's kitchen is clean, almost Shaker-like and utilitarian.

With the new country look, even finishing touches have simple lines and handcrafted appeal. Organic pieces like rough-hewn boards and firewood soften a clean white space with natural texture. The look is as hardworking as ever — industrial appliances and a farmhouse table that doubles as an island — but emits modern serenity.

See more 2011 trend looks in our photo gallery.

For more island inspiration, see our Kitchen Tables As Islands photo gallery.

  • Photographer: Simon Upton
  • Source: House & Home January 2011 issue
  • Products: Range, FIveStar; hood, Vent-A-Hood; Rittenhouse Square subway tiles, Daltile; marble on island, 18th century Italian marble.
  • Designer: Darryl Carter

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