Surely by now, you’ve seen it on every pin board and at the top of every home design search on Pinterest. The muted pastels, vibrant patterned floors, and sleek lined cabinet doors without hardware or detailing, but something is missing… where are the upper cabinets? Perhaps you saw the single floating shelf neatly displaying a few glass jars and a painting, or you saw the absolute lack of anything from the counter all the way to the ceiling. And you were completely perplexed. How could anyone consider a kitchen without upper cabinetry to be a functional kitchen?
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