She had renovated the kitchen in her 363-square-foot flat. One of her layout inspirations? The kitchen of Sarah Lonsdale, among Remodelista’s founding crew members. She wondered, would we like to see with her space. Visit for more spaces designed by Emily Henderson along with her partners: Take a peek at the things they were able to do together–to a budget. Then head over to Emily Henderson’s site to find out all the particulars of the makeover.
One look at the before/after images, and it was clear that we needed to write about it. From the posh breakfast nook to the plywood counter tops, that covers the countertop beneath Jessica’s kitchen rehabilitation is clever and considered.
And cost-conscious, too: The entire DIY project cost approximately $2,000 ($1,000 for its built-in jobs and $1,000 for its decor), because of some handy and willing father. “My father built, I then installed and sealed. I am quite aware that this kitchen would have hit my wallet considerably harder had I not had my dad do all the craftsman function,” says Jessica. Head over to Emily Henderson’s blog today to see all about Jessica’s kitchen makeover. For kitchen rehabs, visit: