Chip and I wanted to make sure Patti’s new house felt just like home, so our friend, Jonathan, handmade a set of dishes for entertaining that has her last name, “Baker,” stamped into every piece. The open shelving created a perfect place for her to display this beautiful set right within reach. I hope these become treasured family heirlooms that are passed down through generations of Bakers.
Chip & Joanna Gaines on How Real Parents Deal with Open Shelving
We’ve considered breezy open shelving, but thought better of it after considering the kiddo implications. But after linking up with the Chip & Joanna Gaines, they were quick to debunk their shelving go-to as non-functional for families.
Thank you for watching tonight’s episode of Fixer Upper! My favorite room in the Baker house has to be the kitchen and dining room. Having these two rooms combined into one makes for a functional place for family dinners.