While large kitchens are often the stuff of dreams, small kitchens are the more down-to-earth practical cousins, with much to teach us about making the most out of everyday cooking spaces. Take these tips and a healthy dose of inspiration from ten tiny kitchens that demonstrate myriad ways to maximize your opportunities. Embrace Awkward: Many kitchens, especially in older buildings, come with architectural quirks.
Sweet Sixteen: Stylish & Space-Saving Details for a Tiny Kitchen Makeovers
The kitchens in these photos might not all be shoebox-small, but the juicy ideas are ripe and ready for tiny spaces. Each solution aims to do one of three things: Add utility, add storage or add interest. And when you’re so tight on space in the kitchen, you could use a little bit of all three. First, above, a cozy little bench at the end of the cabinets could make your tiny kitchen a more comfortable place to be. From a once for-sale home from Eric Olsson, via My Paradissi.