06/03/2015 12:05 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

10 Absolutely Stunning Designer Kitchens

By Architectural Digest.

Renovating your kitchen? Take a cue from these 10 glorious spaces, outfitted by the world's top architects and designers.


(photo: Pieter Estersohn)

In designer Ray Booth's home outside of Nashville, Tennessee, pendant lights by Roman Thomas are installed above the kitchen island, which Booth created for the space.

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(photo: Ricardo Labougle)

A pair of 19th-century ceramic parrots preside over the kitchen of Linda Pinto's Paris apartment.


(photo: William Waldron)

For his New York City kitchen, designer Jamie Drake installed a custom-made island comprising cabinetry finished in gold leaf by the Alpha Workshops and an overlapping table in Corian with gold inlay.


(photo: Pieter Estersohn)

The kitchen of Sara Story's sprawling Texas estate includes a Gaggenau refrigerator, a Lacanche range, Dornbracht sink fittings, and stools custom made by Wyeth.


(photo: Douglas Friedman)

Vintage copper pots hang above the original wood-burning stove in Ken Fulk's San Francisco kitchen, where the designer added a blackened-steel hood and polished-concrete counters.


(photo: Douglas Friedman)

In the combined family room and kitchen of Alexandra von Furstenberg's Los Angeles home, a Rimadesio table is surrounded by Hans J. Wegner chairs by Carl Hansen & Son from Design Within Reach.

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(photo: William Waldron)

The kitchen of Alessandra Branca's Bahamas retreat is equipped with a Hunter ceiling fan and a Viking range and hood.


(photo: Miguel Flores-Vianna)

A 1970s ceiling light joins 18th-century prints and Verner Panton chairs in Allegra Hicks's kitchen in Naples, Italy.


(photo: Simon Watson)

The kitchen of design duo Andrew Fisher and Jeffry Weisman's Mexico home features cabinets made of sabino and reclaimed pine and a Viking range fronted by a sabino-framed mirror.


(photo: Simon Watson)

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