Archive | November 12, 2012

Color Behind the Shelves

white china cabinet with turquoise-painted back and shelves

A subtle way to introduce a bold color in a confined area is to use it inside a china storage cabinet.

Back in 2010, I wrote about introducing color in the back of upper kitchen cabinets with glass doors  as it seemed such a logical way to bring variation to all-white kitchens. Now the idea of high contrast cabinet interiors of all kinds is being shown, including those with pattern behind the shelves. That’s no doubt the result of the tsunami of vintage furniture painting that’s been going on across the country as we look for ways to create great home décor inexpensively.… Continue Reading