This kitchen went from dull and dark to light and bright

Article by Homes to Love

Callum and Caroline won a kitchen renovation with Mitre 10 and the help of a stylist to choose fixtures and fittings. The result? A light, bright and modern makeover that ticks every box

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Who lives here? Caroline Jericevich (customer manager) and Callum Bakker (project manager).
Where is it? Point Chevalier, Auckland.
Lived here… Since April 2015.
How long did the makeover take? Ten days all up, including demolishing the old kitchen.
Who was your stylist? Your Home and Garden contributor Emily Somerville-Ryan.

How they got the look

All products from Mitre 10 MEGA.

Kitchen: Hi Gloss White Foil Cabinetry; Formica Pure Marble 9715 AR PLUS Laminate benchtop with clear edging; Heritage Hardware Kingston 500-10 sink (SKU 234879), $239; American Standard Splice Gooseneck Sink Mixer (SKU 213337), $198; Jeffrey Court carrara mosaic wall tiles (SKU 224462), $32.98 per sheet; Classique 900mm stainless steel chimney rangehood (SKU 248780), $599; Classique 600mm induction cooktop (SKU 248611), $899, Delonghi 600mm stainless steel dishwasher (SKU 246526), $1099; Delonghi 600mm stainless steel wall oven (SKU 246523), $999; Häfele pull-out pantry (SKU 182735), $799; Häfele pull-out under sink caddy (SKU 228642), $199. Paint: Walls in Resene ‘Athens Grey’ low sheen, all trim in Resene ‘Half Alabaster’ semi-gloss.

Pots: Assorted white ceramic pots (SKUS 136690, 136691, 136696), from $9.98 each; Redstone 4-pot wire basket planter (SKU 236112).

Plants: Succulent (SKU 122058), Philodendron martianum (SKU 268225), Ornithogalum thyrsoides ‘Snowflake’ (SKU 904640), assorted herbs.

Small appliances: Goldair Domus white toaster (SKU 192932), $39.98.

Utensils: Assorted La Cucina and Wiltshire utensils.

Prices are indicative. Subject to availability while stocks last.

Text compiled by: Kristina Rapley
Photography by: Todd Eyre

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