This cottage kitchen has decided dramatic flair thanks to charcoal gray walls and a coat of black paint on the hardwood floor. The room is a good example of how dark walls can help a small or narrow space feel more intimate.
Eclectic Black and White Kitchen From Sarah Sees Potential
As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, designer Sarah Richardson surprised her clients with a bonus kitchen makeover. She painted the walls a cool gray, added a coat of white paint to the kitchen cabinets and installed a black and white square tile backsplash. The black countertop and stainless steel appliances are original to the home.
White cabinets paired with black countertops and farmhouse sink surround this chef's kitchen, while the large island has the opposite effect with black cabinets and chic white countertops. Contemporary pendant lights hang above the island illuminating the workspace, which also functions as a casual dining spot with comfortable barstools.
Stunning Glass-Tiled Backsplash in Contemporary Kitchen
Floating shelves open up the walls and provide a striking view of the glass-tiled backsplash. Sleek black cabinets are paired with soft gray countertops and stainless steel appliances in this family-friendly kitchen.
The homeowner wanted a modern bistro-inspired kitchen, which was achieved by thoughtful details, such as the subway tile inside the back of the upper cabinets. The two-toned cabinetry creates a striking contrast, while hardwood floors add warmth to the space. Built-in stainless steel appliances add to the contemporary feel of the space.
Black countertops provide striking contrast against fresh white cabinets in this transitional kitchen. Black high-gloss stools with red upholstery create a spot for casual dining while adding a bold splash of color to the space.
Black and White Contemporary Chef's Kitchen with Viking Appliances and Extra Large Kitchen Island
This family of five got the contemporary kitchen masterpiece they were looking for. The blond oak floors and the dark cabinets compliment each other and give the clean lines of the contemporary style the family was looking for. The white Thassos countertops that were installed continue the trend of stylish, sleek lines, while also being durable enough to handle the daily preparation of large meals. The stainless steel appliances add a sophisticated look to the space, but because they are Viking appliances, they give the family the state of the art technology and luxury they were in the market for. To complete this sleek, elegant space, the family added contemporary crystal light fixtures to hang above the extra large kitchen island and the wine storage in the corner of the kitchen to give their space the touch of luxury the family dreamed of.
Clean white cabinets and a subway tile backsplash pair with dark gray countertops for an elegant contrast. The family-friendly kitchen is designed with full functionality, including plenty of prep space, a large island, pot filler and much-needed storage.
Black, White and Gray Contemporary Kitchen With Blue Pendant Lights
Blue pendant lights add the only spot of color in this chic contemporary kitchen where the palette mixes grays, black and white. Open shelving beneath the island offers handy, easy-to-reach cookbook storage.
Modern Kitchen With Black Cabinetry. Stainless Steel Appliances and Countertop and Stylish Wood Bar Seats
Black cabinets create a bold contrast to the extremely pale gray walls and white walls and ceiling in this kitchen space. Stainless steel appliances are further tied into the design with stainless steel countertop. Masculine, modern wood bar chairs add a touch of warm to the cool tones of the room.
The designer of this modern home's interior incorporated the owners' extensive art collection and created installations throughout the space. Here, a cheeky 'Eat Me' sign floats above the kitchen's peek-through window.