Above the Cabinets OR not?

I left the space above my cabinets bare for the first year we lived here…..I actually enjoyed the clean lines but decided to spice it up for awhile.
I just adore the mix of aqua, red and white.  
So I shopped the house to find items to plug up there:
Enamelware is one of my fav finds!
Vintage kitchenware with red or aqua handles
Coke and 7 Up crates
Glass jars
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The picture below shows an AWESOME wire basket which is the perfect shade of aqua! 
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On the counter I’ve got some vintage tins which actually instead of holding sugar & coffee hold bubble gum & puppy treats.
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~This post inspired by the Nester
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  1. Oh yeah! Great minds...enamelware is the best! By the way, your basket is just perfect! Thank you for the visit.

  2. I love it! I wish my cabinets didn't go all the way to the ceiling :(

  3. I so wish i had space above my cabinets! I also LOVE LOVE LOVE your aqua wire basket. How adorable!!!

  4. You've got some really interesting items. The aqua basket is really pretty.

  5. Looks great! I really need to work on mine, it hasn't been touched in ages.

    All the enamelware is making me drool. You have a great collection.

  6. What a beautiful home and I love your collection! I'm new to your blog. It's nice to meet you! (Thanks for stopping by and linking up/introducing yourself!) I love making new friends.



  7. Wishing I had space above our cabinets to display things. Like your aqua basket.

  8. I found this from the Nester's site. I love the look above your cabinets ! I think you did a great job.

  9. I just wanted to let you know I have 2 more issues of Flea Market Style that I am giving away on my blog:


    Lara :)

  10. Wow, I love your vintage finds!

  11. I could not leave any usable display space (and yours is truly great) bare!!

  12. That aqua wire basket is dreamy. :-)

    The space above your cabinets looks absolutely perfect to me, I wouldn't change a thing!

    Have a wonderful week!


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