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Styling a small space is a creative challenge I love to take…



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My galley kitchen is small, but there's just enough room to fit in a table that serves as an extra work surface and storage space.

After months of searching for pot racks and never finding anything I really liked or could affford - I came up with this solution. Created from pipe parts purchased at Home Depot I designed this pot rack; it has that industrial look that I am drawn to.

After months of searching for pot racks and never finding anything I really liked or could afford – I came up with this solution. Created from pipe parts purchased at Home Depot I designed this pot rack; it has that industrial look that I am drawn to.

I know my ideas are good when my kids like them!

I know my ideas are good when my kids like them!

Much to my Father's dismay, I like to collect paint by numbers paintings from the 1960's or earlier. I framed this collection and created a small gallery wall in my kitchen. It's fun and it makes me feel good when I look at it.

I like to collect paint by numbers paintings from the 1960's or earlier. I framed this collection and created a small gallery wall in my kitchen. It's fun and it makes me feel good when I look at it!

When I found this vintage phone at an antique mall for $15.00, my heart skipped a beat. I had an ugly exposed wall jack I wanted to cover up - this phone gave me that option - but it also works and looks great too.

When I found this vintage phone at an antique mall for $15.00, my heart skipped a beat. I had an ugly exposed wall jack I wanted to cover up – this phone gave me that option – but it also works and looks great too.

When tea bags, sugar and salt are stored in french jars - they look great and can stay out on the counter.

When tea bags, sugar and salt are stored in french jars – they look great and can stay out on the counter.

Look for stylish storage options to free up space in your fridge and cabinets.

Look for stylish storage options to free up space in your fridge and cabinets.

I love this aluminum bread box.

I love this aluminum bread box.


Discussion

  1. Melanie  August 12, 2010

    Just found your site… I have to say I love your kitchen I have such a tiny kitchen and I’m always trying to find more ways to make use of the space, and have it still look nice.