It doesn't matter how far you live from the beach; a fresh white kitchen that opens to the outdoors can have a cool and casual coastal vibe. [See more of this Perth cottage](http://www.homestolove.com.au/before-and-after-kirk-and-suzannes-perth-cottage-renovation-2325/?utm_campaign=supplier/|target="_blank"). Photo: Angelita Bonetti / *Australian House & Garden*: [object Object]
Open Shelving with Tiffany Blue walls...very classy Shelf Solutions - use 1/2" pine boards with 1 1/2" pieces of flat stock pine attached to the front of each shelf giving the illusion of hefty (and pricey) shelving. Open shelves help make this galley kitchen seem larger and are a great way to store kitchen essentials. -- this would look cute in my dining room!
The resurgence of farmhouse-style decor, traditional crafts and folk art gets a 21st century update with bold, saturated colors atop creamy whites and traditional reds. The result? A modern country look that feels fresh and of-the-moment.