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Liz's Kitchen, Small kitchen but rearranging and a little paint is a sure way to open it up, making it feel much roomier!

I've listed the before/after pics, as I try to always do. If you notice, I moved the fridge fro directly next to the sink and bought a shelf for like $17 and wedge that between them. That way I got more storage without losing more space. I plan to buy a longer shelf, but I may not. 
However, just that simple idea opened up my kitchen and gave me a pantry.
I think pastels are the way to go with small rooms- especially if they get good light.
Dark colors in a small space with less than great lighting will significantly shrink and suffocate your space!
I went with a bold lavender mist, and a floral back splash. 
Living on a budget, it's great to find deals.
The floral back splash is a wallpaper like material, it's a bit smoother and meant to endure water for a time period, but of course if you're an insane splasher while cleaning dishes, you may want to look into something more durable. :p 
It was pretty easy application, and I finished it off with two cloth baskets above my sink where I store Paper plates and the other fresh fruits/veggies!

I hope you liked this!, Kitchens Design
A NEW KITCHEN FOR GRANNY, After raising 7 children and with 15 grand children.
100% disabled veteran 's Wife gets a new kitchen., Kitchens Design
Gental, nice older home kitchen renovation, Kitchens Design
Kitchen Impossible, This kitchen was just completed with maple cabinets from Columbia, Caeserstone and honed absolute black granite counters, Waterworks backsplash, Thermador Appliances, Newport Brass faucet, Restoration Hardware Industrial lighting and pulls, Rohl farm sink, led undermount lighting, pickeld white oak floors., Kitchens Design
small kitchen, Kitchens Design
Kitchen Paint Colors, Would love to update my kitchen.  Looking for paint ideas - thinking cream/white colors to brighten the room.  Would love ideas!, Kitchens Design

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