Kitchen of the Week: Black and Brass Boost Modern-Day Style (11 photos)

Jeannie Matteucci
Kitchen of the Week: Black and Brass Boost Modern-Day Style (11 photos)

Tired of their closed-off kitchen and its maple cabinets with rounded ends, granite countertops and slate floor tile, Andy and Janna Gilkison hired designer Julie Smith to create a kitchen that looks and functions better for the modern world. Smith knocked down walls, unsunk a sunken living room,...