This Bright and Charming Kitchen Is Spring, Personified

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Who: Maddy Evennett, interior stylist

Where: Newcastle, Australia

Why we love this pic: Blonde wood and rattan never fail to infuse spaces with a cheerful, beachy vibe and when paired with rich, velvety blue like this, the result is simply stunning. The contrasting combination brings ample dimension to the look, while whitewashed walls elevate its breezy vibe to even greater heights.

The takeaway: Pair rattan with rich hues to create a dynamic design.

Get the look:

Serena & Lily Riviera Backless Counter Stool, $238

Urban Outfitters Simple Floating Wood Shelf, starting at $29

Crate and Barrel Olivewood Cheese Board, $16.95

Kelly is a full-time freelance writer, aspiring aerialist, and passionate interior design enthusiast. She's a regular contributor to design-centric publications like Apartment Therapy, The Spruce, and TexasLiving Magazine.

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