AT THE ELM. Carpenter Crisow von Schulz constructed the cabinets in this Amsterdam houseboat kitchen from a single elm tree. The organically curving lines were intended as a contrast to the rectilinear architecture of the houseboat. Photo by: Rene Mesman
This loft-like kitchen enjoys gorgeous old brick and natural light-colored wood floors for a warm feeling. The rustic space has rich wood contemporary cabinets and oversized drum shade pendants lined up over the long island.