H&H design editor Joel Bray gave his compact kitchen some bistro-inspired character with a charming pendant light and tarnished brass cabinetry hardware. To beef up his peninsula, Joel added Shaker-style panelling and painted it a striking midnight blue.
; hardware, Lee Valley
; cabinet painting, Benjamen Furniture Refinishing; cabinetry colour, Cloud Cover (OC-25), Benjamin Moore
; peninsula colour, The Globe (P5203-85), Para Paints