To refine a kitchen and its occasional disorder, tall cabinets in crisp white provide necessary storage for optimum functionality. Choose pops of color for delicious intrigue, like this vibrant carpet runner.
Inspired by the classic gourmet styling of the prestigious French Laundry restaurant in Napa Valley, Calif., this kitchen features classic traditional elements such as the patterned tin ceiling, crown moldings and island column details. The hardwood floors and green granite countertops provide contrast against the beautiful white cabinetry.
As seen on HGTV’s Property Brothers, this kitchen’s cabinets were refreshed with a deeper, richer stain, and small mosaic tiles in teal were installed as a colorful, contrasting backsplash. A hanging cage pendant light over the sink creates an interesting focal point.
Adding a small tabletop atrium to your kitchen can give it an organic, earthy feel. In this kitchen, designers with homebuilder Lennar carry the vibe through the room with a textured tray on the console and earth-toned pastas in glass containers on the back counter.
Traditional cabinetry, painted a lovely shade of gray, grace the walls of this transitional kitchen. Luxurious and functional, the cabinets provide ample storage space for utensils, pots, pans and dishes.
A large island with bar seating takes center stage in this traditional kitchen design. At the end of the kitchen sits a breakfast nook with custom banquette seating and another exquisite light fixture.
As seen on season one of Sarah Sees Potential, designer Sarah Richardson transformed a century-old home's cramped, dated kitchen into a beautiful cooking and entertaining space with tons of modern amenities. Maintaining the home's antique charm, Sarah chose white subway tile, brass and blue accents and oil finished hardwood floors to accent a breathtaking Calacatta marble kitchen island with attached dining table.
The home's sophisticated open plan kitchen boasts ornate white millwork and slabs of white marble punctuated with ebony floors. The kitchen flows into a lovely dining area with a long wooden dining table and dazzling crystal chandelier.
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.