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Easy Kitchen Cabinet Makeover

Updated: Dec 8, 2023

Sometime between 1970 and 1990, homeowners decided to renovate (AKA ruin) kitchens and bathrooms in old, historic homes.


I would give a large sum of money (that I don't actually have) to see what my kitchen looked like pre-1979. And even more money to see the ORIGINAL kitchen circa 1923.


crystal knob on kitchen cabinet

My kitchen is totally fine. That's how I would describe it. And it feels extremely cozy– like a kitchen that you would want to make a Thanksgiving dinner in.


Once I moved into my house and added my own decor and beloved knickknacks, the kitchen felt so much better. In other words, I'm in no rush to renovate the kitchen and take it back to its original era.


However, I decided to switch out the kitchen cabinet hardware. This is quite literally the easiest and quickest way to give kitchen cabinets (of any kind) a makeover.


In a perfect world, I would have the energy and motivation to paint the cabinets white, but this will do for now.


I opted for this crystal hardware because I love the timeless look of original crystal door knobs in historic homes.


My first thought before swapping out the hardware was ... "do people use this type of hardware on kitchen cabinets? "These look like something you would use on a dresser." My next thought was ... who cares!


crystal knobs on kitchen cabinets

These crystal kitchen cabinet knobs are extremely versatile and can be used on just about anything (bathroom cabinets, office drawers, and dressers just to make a few.) I give them a big ole 10/10.


And as part of my frequent cleaning routine, you better believe I sparkle them up with my glass cleaner on the regular. Virgo brains are interesting.



xoxo, Jacki


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Convidado:
06 de set. de 2023

HI! Random question, please: Could you maybe someday do a post about your "frequent cleaning routine"? I am TERRIBLE at keeping my house clean and so curious how other people do it! Thanks in advance!

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Jacki Moseley
Jacki Moseley
06 de set. de 2023
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Yes!! That’s a great idea 🧹

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suscortes
28 de ago. de 2023

Love the hardware, looks fantastic!

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Jacki Moseley
Jacki Moseley
28 de ago. de 2023
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Thanks Susan!

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Lauren Amato - Mickelsen
Lauren Amato - Mickelsen
26 de ago. de 2023

They look great! I can only imagine how cool that kitchen was before 79!

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Jacki Moseley
Jacki Moseley
27 de ago. de 2023
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❤️❤️❤️

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