The kitchen features whitewashed cypress beams, white-oak cabinetry by W. Richardson, and a backsplash of Walker Zanger tile. Hickory Chair stools are pulled up to the granite-top island, whose sink fittings are by Rohl;
Nate Berkus Renovates His Manhattan Duplex Berkus painted the existing kitchen cabinetry a high-gloss black by Farrow & Ball and added crown molding and brass pulls; the subway-tile backsplash, Electrolux dishwasher, and marble-top island are new.
Outside Venice, Italy, a Studio Peregalli–designed kitchen has walls sheathed in majolica tile and a La Cornue range in a coordinating shade of burgundy. Antique dining chairs join the Carrara-marble-top table to form a casual eating space.