The finishing touches on the kitchen are finally (almost) in place. The tiles for the bar came in yesterday and they look great, reminding me of our trip to Santa Barbara two years ago.
The tiles prompted a trip to the fabric store (always a narcolepsy-inducing experience, for some reason) where I managed to stay awake long enough to find this fabric - at 40% off - to cover the bar stool seats:
I think they'll look great together. Now, all I've got to do is find my staple gun, cut and cover, and we'll be sitting in style.