A dark-stained walnut island stands out against white painted cabinets. Whimsical stools add modern snap and harmonize with the wood countertop.
Wall paint (“Adagio,” flat #1593): Benjamin Moore & Co., 888/236-6667, www.benjaminmoore.com.
Counter stools (hand-turned walnut, by Bottega Montana): Twentieth—Art and Design, 323/904-1200, www.twentieth.net.
Ceiling fixtures (vintage, enamel factory shades): Ann-Morris Antiques, 212/755-3308, www.annmorrisantiques.com.
Roman shade fabric (“La Fiorentina”/Grey #2430-GWF-611, by Groundworks): Lee Jofa, 800/453-3563, www.leejofa.com.
Fabrication (custom): Fine Draperies, 818/989-5567, www.finedrapes.com.
Pair of ribbed ceramic urns for topiaries: Baker, 800/592-2537, www.bakerfurniture.com.