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16 Gorgeous Kitchens to Dream About

02/26/2015 12:49 pm ET | Updated Apr 28, 2015

Leslie Anne Wiggins for Architectural Digest.

Gorgeous kitchens from the pages of Architectural Digest, with seating for friends and family to stay awhile.

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(photo: Pieter Estersohn)

Country breakfasts are served in the Thom Filicia-designed Adirondack vacation home of a California couple. The kitchen's barstools are by Marsia Holzer Studio, and the wing chair at right is from Lillian August.

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(photo: Roger Davies)

Stools by DM/DM line up in fashion designer Jenni Kayne's bright Beverly Hills kitchen. The space also features a full-height wine cooler and vintage French pendant fixtures that hang from the reclaimed-wood ceiling.

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(photo: Pieter Estersohn)

Leather-clad armchairs surround a Federal drop-leaf breakfast table in the kitchen--a former conservatory--of a historic upstate New York getaway.

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(photo: Luke White)

Barstools by decorator Francis Sultana furnish the garden-level kitchen of a 19th-century London triplex updated by Sultana.

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(photo: William Waldron)

Stools by BassamFellows provide a perch at the kitchen counter of Will Ferrell's New York City loft. In the adjacent dining area, Tejo Remy light fixtures preside over a vintage Paul T. Frankl dining table and Eames chairs. The artworks are by (from left) Donald Sultan and Roy Lichtenstein.

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(photo: Thomas Loof)

In Houston, designer Miles Redd gave a modern subway-tile-sheathed white kitchen pops of color with bright counter stools.

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(photo: Roger Davies)

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen's spacious Hollywood Hills, California, kitchen features rift-cut teak cabinetry and a trio of stools by Emmerson Troop. Don Stewart of Desiderata Design reconfigured the 1960s home to maximize its central living/dining/kitchen space.