EASTERN PARKWAY PREWAR

2017

WHAT: Renovation of Dining/Kitchen, Bath & Bedroom

CHALLENGE: Opening the kitchen but keeping the living room distinct.
adding a lot of storage in the kitchen on a tight budget. Keeping some of the prewar details, but accommodating the owner’s taste for mid-century style.

STRATEGY: Leaving a partial wall to the kitchen, and keeping the kitchen clean and simple.
The kitchen is Ikea, but with some of them clad in “Ikea hack” Semihandmade bamboo cabinets.
The color choices are more modern, while some of the old the detail remains.

EASTERN PARKWAY PREWAR

2017

EASTERN PARKWAY PREWAR

2017

A small hallway was painted out a very dark blue-black, including all the molding, to play up the lightness of the other rooms.

EASTERN PARKWAY PREWAR

2017

The bathroom was the one space where we kept the decor most traditional.

EASTERN PARKWAY PREWAR

2017

The owner’s bedroom doubles as her painting studio. Low Ikea kitchen cabinets double as storage for her art supplies and display area for her paintings.

EASTERN PARKWAY PREWAR

2017