Black and White
Lloyd Neck, Long Island, NY
Black and White Kitchen Lloyd Neck, NY
This elegant black and white kitchen in Lloyd Neck, NY was part of a project that included the expansion and renovation of 23 rooms in an estate home and was the collaborative effort of the client, architect Michael Wallin, Kitchen Designs by Ken Kelly, and Greg Lanza Interior Design. The divided floor plan in this kitchen creates a large open space while maintaining the correct proportions of a traditional style home. The result is a timeless look with inset cabinets in black and white that were stripped of any extra ornamentation. Incorporating black and white kitchen finishes helped define the beauty and quality of the custom Wood-Mode custom cabinetry. The marble counters offer limitless expanse for meal preparation and serve as a buffet for frequent entertaining. The “demonstration-style” island seating creates a perfect host-to-guest social setting. It also serves the family well when the kids do their homework at the kitchen island while mom and dad prepare dinner. The island top is mahogany, which softens and adds contrast to the beautiful white Statuary marble. Traditional architectural elements were included in the moldings and trim, and surface-mount lighting replaced most of the expected high-hats. Recessed halogen spots are the direct light source for the island’s work surface, keeping the air space above clutter free. The SubZero refrigeration and Wolf range added a professional touch to the space. Read more details here…
Cabinetry Used: Wood-Mode’s Cambridge Square Recessed doorstyle with a perimeter finish in Nordic White on maple. The island and desk hutch are Cottage Black with brown undertones in a our distressing package #4.
Kitchen Design MusingsFrom the KitchenDesigns.com Blog
Scandinavian kitchens are sophisticated, light, and airy spaces with muted tones & layered textures with style and functionality. The cabinet design is a restful, less-is-more look that is captured elegantly in Kitchen Designs by Ken Kelly’s new Scandinavian collection.
Top Knobs has beautiful new kitchen cabinet hardware. See the Davenport, Ellis, Julian, Telfair and Hartridge series of new knobs and pulls. This decorative hardware comes in several finish options for the design of your new kitchen.
See this beautiful new RIVANA kitchen faucet collection from BLANCO! The collection features modern, geometric styling with functionality home chefs will appreciate. They will look gorgeous in your Ken Kelly kitchen.
The Galley was invented by an award-winning kitchen designer whose vision was to create a central workstation hub where an entire line of super-functional, smart and stylish workstations where one can prep, cook, serve, entertain, and clean-up, all in one convenient place.
Throughout our 38+ years experience in kitchen design, we noticed the needs of clients vary when it comes to purchasing kitchen stools and seating. Here are a few things for you to consider when purchasing stools for your kitchen island or bar.
Caesarstone, a top manufacturer of quartz countertops, have introduced new colors this year. Caesarstone now offers an entirely new Outdoor Collection using innovative advancement in material quality!