Shaker-Style Cabinets: Simple, white cabinetry keeps the room light and bright. (AKURUM cabinets, from $33 each, with LIDINGÖ doors, from $37 each, from IKEA).
Chrome Hardware: This classic finish will be in style for decades (Cup Handle Pull, $11.02, and Round Knob, $5.51, both in Polished Chrome from the Somerset Collection by Top Knobs, available through www.designerhardware.com).
Photography Laurey W. Glenn / Styling Leigh Anne Montgomery
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