Episode 7, Kitchen Challenge
I’m an open shelving girl, lots of white marble, rustic woods, and…
Maybe with tiles like these: (i’m well aware they are turkish, but its a similar idea)
(gagging, barfing noises)
But here’s the deal, we are in Modern America and the more you try to make something feel old world, the more (in my opinion) it looks cheap and tacky. Courtland thought i was crazy for wanting to go modern, he has done a lot of Italian families kitchens and he was picturing much more traditional warm family oriented kitchen. We have pretty opposing styles. BUT you can do Italian in a modern way. and make it still feel rustic and warm, like this one:
A compromise, yes, but we went for it.
HA!. silly little Emily.
Here is what we did instead:
I mean, its virtually the same kitchen, no?
I really have my finger on the pulse of style and trends, people. Bubble wrap is the new batting.
Also here’s the deal, you can see all the appliances perfectly. and that’s what we are selling. so while i liked the other kitchen more, ours was a more successful photograph in my opinion.
waddya do? forget ’bout it.
Oh and i’ll talk about the other team too, this post is long enough.