Sunday, April 25, 2010

robinst's Kitchen

White Kitchen with Random Carrara Marble Backsplash

Contact: robinst (My Page)
Posted on Wed, Dec 30, 2009
Link to robinst's Gardenweb finished kitchen post
Link to robinst's kitchen photos


  • Cabinets: Custom White Shaker
  • Countertops: Black Pearl Granite
  • Backsplash:
    • Carrara Extra Random Marble Strip from Faber. Purchased in Lowe's in Canada. (Details: Merchant ID: 175000002022, Item #: 286326, Item description: zacarramarbstrip Carrara Extra Random Strip). [Also available from Bella Pietra.]
    • Grout is Laticrete Silver Shadow.
  • Paint:
    • Cabinet - Benjamin Moore Simply White
    • Wall - Benjamin Moore Piedmont Gray CC 690. It is a greeny gray. I paired it with BM Florentine Plaster in the dining room/entrance and it goes very nicely together.
  • Appliances:
    • Refrigerator: GE Profile
    • Stove: JennAir
  • Sink: Apron front sink sink from Bristol Sinks
  • Faucet: Kraus KPF-1602 Single Lever Pull Out Tall Kitchen Mixer Professional Culinary Faucet. From Faucet Direct.
  • Pendants: Debbie Travis Glass & Metal 1-Light Pendants purchased from
    Contemporary 1-light pendant. Inner metal mesh cylinder with a clear glass outer cylinder. Sleek, chrome-plated finish. Adjustable drop rods allow unit to be hung at different lengths.
  • Undercabinet lights: Galaxy
  • Hardware: Westerly by Amerlock in graphite finish. I used two sizes in the middle. Smaller handles for the smaller drawers and larger for the larger drawers.
  • Floors: Oak from Verywood in Canada. The color is Moka and it has a satin finish.
Kitchen dimensions are 13.2 x 18.5 ft.

Appliance Garage
Apron Sink
Counter-to-Ceiling Cabinet
Frameless Cabinets
Hood Custom
Island with Seating
Lighting Pendant
Lighting Recessed
Lighting Under Cabinet
Microwave UC
Plug Inside Cabinet
Rollout Trays
Sink Tilt-out
Soap Dispenser
Spice Storage
Trash Pullout
Wicker Baskets


I love this kitchen and it is an inspiration for mine. Just wondering what hardware finish you chose? Thanks.

Anonymous said...

Absolutely beautiful kitchen!

Jocey said...

Robin....I love your backsplash, would you allow me to email you two pics of a backsplash I love and really want to see if you think it is the same backsplash as yours?

Thanks so much