An elegant chrome faucet echos the silver cabinet hardware on the traditional white cabinets of this coastal kitchen. Calcutta marble is used for the countertops and backsplash, bringing sophistication to the space. A linen Roman shade adds soft color to the bright white kitchen.
Pretty in white! This coastal-style home brings the brightness of the shore and clouds into the kitchen, creating a space that feels clean, cool and airy. A key element in the space is the gorgeous, white-and-gray Carrera marble, which graces the huge kitchen island, countertops and even the backsplash.
A clear glass tile backsplash provides a sleek, clean background for the stainless steel range hood and high-tech cooktop. It has a child safety lock, anti-overflow system and touchscreen capabilities for easy meal preparation. A stainless steel pot filler is mounted above to cooktop for convenience.
A beautiful aspect of this great room is the bright white kitchen. Some of the details include three chrome hanging lights above the spacious island which is covered in white and gray marble. The island counter extends to provide extra seating for guests to enjoy the company of the home chef.
White, bright and airy: This coastal-style kitchen is a cook's dream! From the understated range hood to the reclaimed wood floors to the beautiful, herringbone-patterned marble backsplash, there's so much to love. Lofty ceilings add to the sense of space in the room.
The HGTV Smart Home 2013 has an outdoor kitchen with an impressive stainless steel grill. A narrow bar lines the perimeter, perfect for passing off serving dishes to the outdoor dining space. The painted ceiling and metal light fixture play into the coastal aesthetic of the main house.
Vibrant beachy-blue hues abound in this coastal kitchen, giving the space a casual, relaxed feel. The kitchen's 6-foot island, capped in quartz, serves as both a workspace and casual-chic dining area. Bamboo leaf counter stools were selected for their weathered driftwood gray finish and beachy feel.
The perfect pairing of vintage and contemporary, pendant lights become the piece de la resistance in the kitchen of HGTV Smart Home 2013. The walls, ceiling and the island cabinet base boast a vibrant beachy-blue hue that invites relaxation. The 6-foot island, capped in quartz, serves as both workspace and casual-chic dining area.
A gray-and-white striped rug defines the dining space in this small eat-in kitchen. The table originally had an espresso finish, but once it was sanded down, a coat of white paint was added and then quickly removed to give it a whitewashed effect that evokes the look of driftwood.
“Undress your kitchen,” suggests Donna Mathis of Atlanta-based Haven Design Works. “Then thoughtfully put the accessories back in place -- maybe not all of them can truly make a huge difference in how your kitchen looks.” Designer Cheryl Kees Clendenon of Florida's In Detail Interiors thoughtfully picked a color pattern that went with the vibe she was creating for this coastal kitchen. With its unique tile, window shades and just a few accessories carefully chosen to complement the color scheme, this kitchen won a 2016 National Kitchen + Bath Association Design Competition award.
Kitchens serve as not only a place to prepare meals, but also a main gathering space in the home. Look through these pictures for great kitchen design ideas and be inspired to create a new look for your kitchen.