The Design Workshop Metal Bar Counter from West Elm creates a functional and stylish space for cooking and eating. Its metal frame and casters give it a vintage, industrial vibe that is so popular today.It features two wood shelves for extra storage of bulky items and two towel bars. The bar height option is $2,299. The Jackson Kitchen Cart from Cost Plus World Market also features an industrial style with wood shelves and an iron frame. It sits on casters for mobility and is similar in size and costs $382.49. Savings: $1,916.51 (83%).
Use the Cosco Retro Counter Chair and Step Stool all around the kitchen or pulled up to the island.. It comes in a fabulous vintage red color, and the step stool slides under the counter-height chair for storage. Stands and Mounts price is $100. The exact same stool is available on Amazon for $51.30. I personally have one of these stools and LOVE it for its durability, function and beauty. Savings: $49 (50%).
This Wine Barrel Pendant Lamp from Haute Box has such a charming, vintage appeal. Hang one or several over a kitchen island or sink area for instant retro style. Each pendant is $170. Bella Home Fashions features three different variations of Vintage Metal Wire Cage Pendants; one matches the featured style. Each light is $48.90. Savings: $121.10 (71%).
A good set of all-purpose mixing bowls is essential in every kitchen. The cheerful colors and professional grade performance of the CHEFS 5-piece Mixing Bowl Set makes them a great choice. The set of five bowls is $39.95. Save a few bucks with the Denmark Retro 4-Piece Stoneware Bowl Set from Walmart with the same colors and design. This set costs $19.97. Savings: $19.98 (50%).
The Marimekko Pieni Unikko Red Apron design first originated in 1964 and remains a popular fabric for kitchen textiles including this apron by Crate and Barrel. Its bold red poppy graphic is sure to cheer up the kitchen and has a cost of $49. If a designer apron is not in the budget, this Mu Kitchen Cotton Apron with a red poppy print may satisfy your taste and wallet. The cost is just $17.11. Savings: $31.89 (65%).