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Give Me Shelter

The remodeling of this summer home on Shelter Island, New York,  had to create a casual but elegant feel. The challenge was to create an “eat in” kitchen in an area open to the main dining table. As a standard island with stools wouldn’t work due to space restaints, I opted for attaching it to the wall with some book shelves, glass cabinets and a spot for a small tv. The “eating island” allowed me to incorporate additional storage and a comfy place to have a cup of coffee or glass of wine. The slightly distressed, inset cabinets, beadboard splash and brick laid stone tile floor give the room homey warmth and a casual grace.

TONI SABATINO   tonisab@optonline.net   516-972-5455

One response

  1. I love to see your work. You have a great imagination and I am always interested in seeing the finale’s.

    June 17, 2011 at 9:05 pm

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