The key to open-shelved pantries lies in the collection of storage vessels; neatly arranged rows of glass jars add a uniform note to open shelving displays of bulk ingredients.
Above: Heidi Lender’s San Francisco kitchen, via Desire to Inspire.
Above: A storage niche completely lined in subway tile.
Above: A built-in shelf of spices in a Massachusetts house by Boston-based Bunker Workshop.
Above: A pantry in the Buena Vista Terrace residence by Schwartz & Architecture in San Francisco.
Above: Shelving in a modern kitchen in the Netherlands from Dutch architects i29.
Finally, get more ideas on how to improve your kitchen storage and organization in our Remodeling 101 Guide: Kitchen Storage & Organization.