Not all of us are cut out for country life. However, you don’t have to live out in sticks or own a log cabin to enjoy a rustic interior. The kitchen, as the hub of your home, is an ideal room to transform into a cozy country cottage. Here’s a few ways you stage this transformation.

1. Use distressed wood

Wide wooden plank flooring and time-worn wood cabinets: these are all bold wooden elements that bring nature into your kitchen design. The more worn the better; the more knots in the wooden pine wall show where the branches once grew.

Use distressed wood