From stone to laminate, historic materials work harmoniously in period kitchens.
Oversized islands may be everywhere these days, but they didn’t exist in early kitchens. Still, the concept of a separate workspace started showing up as early as the 18th century, which means it is possible to design an island for today's needs while hewing to historical examples.
Pantries have always played a role in the functionality of American homes. From food storage in colonial times to the more elaborate Victorian serving pantries, these spaces have outlasted changing architectural styles and remained a desirable, seemingly timeless interior feature.
For hundreds of years, pantries have proven themselves protectors of abundance. They are an American design tradition, and their endurance represents our continuity. Inside, well-stocked shelves instill comfort and reassure the well-being of family.