Before the renovation
Lydia and Robert's kitchen before the renovation.
Glass pendant lights
Charming clear glass schoolhouse pendant lights were the design inspiration for this kitchen. “I just fell in love with them,” says homeowner Lydia Kunicki, “maybe because I’m a teacher.” Style at Home design editor Stacy Begg, who spearheaded the overhaul, reinforced the look of the pendants’ bold black rods with the swivel-topped stools reminiscent of the same era.
Before the renovation: Part two