Then, of course, there are the cabinets.
Now onto the fun part. Inspiration! I'm still in the looking-at-what-I-like phase and not quite ready for the what's-practical-for-the-house phase. That's fun but in a different way.
Image credits: Brittany Makes' gorgeous kitchen remodel / Michael Bruno's kitchen and glorious custom sink / I'm sick of Nate Berkus always being right / A lovely Blair Harris kitchen / Jenna Lyon's obviously has a fab kitchen