The island in the middle of the kitchen serves as a center piece for people to gather, eat and drink or just prepare a meal. With a new sink and faucet from Ikea, and a built-in dishwasher, it is a highly attractive and functional spot that is sure to be a busy spot.
As seen on HGTV's "Kitchen Cousins."
This modern kitchen uses a bright, bold color palette alongside eye-catching angles to make the space a functional work of art. A kitchen island with a walk-up bar centralizes the aesthetic, while opaque cabinet doors give the cabinetry a sleek update.
A rust-orange wall in this kitchen provides sharp contrast to the room's dark wood cabinets, drawers and kitchen island. Stainless steel appliances, a stainless steel hood and built-in range add to the room's contemporary feel.
Pale orange walls blend with brown wood cabinetry in this transitional kitchen by designer Kerrie Kelly. A dark wood floor runs throughout, and a trio of pendant lights hang above a kitchen island. The seating along the kitchen island faces the gorgeously green outdoor view, which becomes the real star of the space.
This spacious kitchen includes a small office space that can easily be concealed by a set of sleek sliding doors. A rust orange accent wall adds a pop of color to the otherwise neutral and brown kitchen.
Rustic brown cabinets paired with a bright white range hood and cabinets add contrast to this colorful space. A dark orange wall color complements the warm tones in the Brazilian Koa wood floors, while a neutral glass tile backsplash stands out against the many colors in the room.
Gorgeous pink and orange flower arrangements in silver vases decorate this kitchen table. A set of crystal stemware with a purple-blue etched floral design is woven throughout the setup, while natural light illuminates the space.
This kitchen has a warm wall color, chosen to complement the Tuscan, Old World decor theme. A tumbled-marble backsplash provides contrast against the dark, distressed cabinetry and granite countertops.
Designer Kari McIntosh Dawdy used bright colors and accents to transform this kitchen, adding a contemporary feel to this 1920s home. She selected white cabinets and gray countertops that can handle the orange tones that pop within the room. Especially captivating is the soft orange-colored ceiling, which helps to frame the entire design.
The galley-style kitchen opens off the hall past the bedroom. Stainless steel appliances are softened with a rich and zesty shade of orange. Open shelves hold mementos and art from travels around the world.
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.