Amazing Kitchen Bargains

Progress continues to be made in our Dutch colonial kitchen.

Slowly but surely, the IKEA cabs are being assembled + put into place.

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I really need to make a decision on the sconces above the window.

Here’s what I’d originally planned to order (from Home Depot):

lighting -- kitchen over sink gilded iron

However, since I’m currently thinking warm metal hardware

for our warm oak island . . .

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. . . I’m going to see what I can find

 in the oh-so-trendy antique brass.

Disclaimer: yes, that would be mixing one’s metals,

but I am okay with that.

I do think that I need to repeat the antiques brass,

at least once, for continuity purposes.

What say ye?

Yes or no on the mixing of metal finishes?

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Meanwhile, please notice our sink cabinet below the windows:

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We bought this farmhouse sink from IKEA:

IKEA farmhous sink

With this IKEA faucet:

IKEA faucet pull-down

G.O. didn’t really want that sink, but really.

We kind of had to get it.

Both the sink + faucet were in a display kitchen of discontinued cabinetry,

+ they were crazy inexpensive!

That’s why we got such a great deal on our refrigerator,

as it, too, was being discontinued.

IKEA white fridge

Here ’tis, in its space beside the pantry in our kitchen:

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It will be flush with the cabs after it’s hooked up + installed.

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Next on the agenda:

wall color, backsplash tiles + counter tops!

Stay tuned!

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