Ideas for kitchen updating
The Kaihois' three-year-old daughter sits in the red Tripp Trapp high chair by Stokke. Kitchen designer Mick de Giulio created a homey kitchen with a retro feel in this Chicago home using yellow paint on the walls.
Both of these ideas are a lot cheaper and less hassle than replacing the entire kitchen.
Buffing, stippling, and scraping gave the cabinets a timeworn look. Designer David Kaihoi used purple on the walls of the dining area outside of the kitchen in his family's small New York apartment.