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This all-new Lake Minnetonka home is both grand and comfortable. From the kitchen, a view of Brown's Bay can be seen through a continuous wall of glass looks out over the water. The rich wooden texture of the kitchen adds to the cozy exterior feel, while expansive views of the rolling yard and bay open up the interior. Marvin made the continuous wall of windows possible, providing an ever-present view of the lake and surrounding site.    - HouseBeautiful.com

Brown’s Bay Residence Kitchen - Architect's Challenge Best Transitional Home Winner 2015 Architect Name: Mark Larson Architecture Firm: Rehkamp Larson Architects

Because of the open floor plan in a Manhattan apartment, designer Amanda Nisbet brought the dining banquette's Macassar wood to the kitchen island for balance and flow, and to inject another dose of warmth to the modern space. Silvery La Leaf Antique Gloss field tiles from Artistic Tile and Tom Dixon Mirror Ball pendants provide sparkle.   - HouseBeautiful.com

Amanda Nisbet Decorates With Blue - Silvery La Leaf Antique Gloss field tiles from Artistic Tile and Tom Dixon Mirror Ball pendants provide sparkle. Nisbet brought the dining banquette's Macassar wood to the kitchen island for balance and flow.

Timeless in its appeal, this new construction, turn-of-the-century-style home boasts a kitchen with several custom touches that help to create an overall aesthetic of a home that has been slowly added to over time. Surrounded by Marvin windows, the breakfast nook confirms a sense of community and sharing present in the kitchen.   - HouseBeautiful.com

Timeless in its appeal, this new construction, turn-of-the-century-style home boasts a kitchen with several custom touches that help to create…

Open shelves for display break up the cabinetry in this Lake Michigan home's kitchen. Designer Martin Horner chose blue mercury-glass pendants from Gallery L7 to pick up the color theme and the home's exotic style. English sabre-leg counter stools from the Sterling Collection.   - HouseBeautiful.com

Open shelves for display break up the cabinetry in the kitchen. Blue mercury-glass pendants from Gallery pick up the color theme. English sabre-leg counter stools from the Sterling Collection.

When designer Annette English revamped a rabbit warren of rooms into an expansive kitchen, she built on the 1937 house's traditional style, then pushed it forward with eye-catching elements like faceted pendants from Reborn Antiques — "big, but the transparency makes them feel light and airy," she says.   - HouseBeautiful.com

California Cool - for small backsplash space - otherwise too busy pattern for busy kitchen.