No matter what size, the kitchen is one of the most important rooms in the house. Case in point: Here are six ingenious spaces—some no larger than a closet—that are minuscule yet highly functional.
Above: A compact kitchen tucked under a stairwell in the Broome Street loft project by Loading Dock 5 Architecture in New York. Photo by Sophie Munro.
Above: This galley kitchen in London by Mlinaric, Henry & Zervudachi features walls of framed photographs and kitchen implements either hung from hooks or mounted directly on the wall for quick access.
Above: Brooklyn design firm Workstead integrated a tiny kitchen corner into the living area of this small, one-bedroom apartment; originally seen in Dwell.
Above: A kitchen in the Studiomama Beach Chalet located on the coast of England.
Above: Originally seen in the New York Times, this tiny cottage kitchen is located in Helsinki; photo by Andreas Meichsner.
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