Kitchens That Skirt The Issue

Skirts have been used in place of cupboard doors for many years. They are a great idea if you're decorating on a budget. Choose fabrics that compliment your colour scheme to get a cohesive look. Light blue and cream kitchen interior

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Using a skirt is an effective way of covering an open cupboard. Metal Belfast sink in a traditional kitchen with wooden work stops and stained wood floors

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Fabric skirts give a rustic touch to a kitchen, furthermore they are an inexpensive way to give your kitchen a fresh new look. White Scandinavian style kitchen, with rustic unit doors and matching island and stools

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When the cupboards under the work surface and sink are different heights, fabric skirts can give a more uniform look to disguise the fact. Inset kitchen shelves with a curtain in front to keep them out of sight

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Fabrics can also make a great door alternative, ideal when space is limited or you want to make shelves look like a cupboard. Floating shelves with curtain in front to hide away contents

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Skirts are a cheap way to cover up food packets on shelves. Pastel kitchen accessories and lampshades above a white kitchen counter top

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Adding a skirt is fabulous and inexpensive way to bring pattern and texture to a kitchen. Glass door kitchen units, with green striped curtains behind the glass for privacy

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Update old cupboards by replacing frosted glass or damage door with an internal skirt – it's a bit like giving your cupboard a petticoat! Cream kitchen with white Belfast Skink and touches of green throughout

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Skirts are right at home in Shabby Chic decorating motifs. Dark wood floor in a white kitchen with bright yellow and red material used instead of unit doors

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Use different colours and patterns pulled tight, rather than gathered, to replace cupboard doors. Cream kitchen with cream square tiles, and dark blue curtains used instead of unit doors

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Hang skirts from mini curtain poles and rings to give a more refined and sophisticated look.