Honed Calacutta Gold marble, polished nickel hardware and a walnut island are traditional elements that make this white kitchen timeless. The light hardwood flooring paired with classic white cabinetry creates a fresh, airy space for preparing meals.
Cherry wood strip flooring, curved and bent in a pattern matching the radial form of the residence, is a spectacular example of the attention to detail in this modern kitchen. High-end finishes, like the Cambria quartz countertops, offsets the industrial elegance of the cast-in-place structural concrete wall. Floating storage echoes the elevated kitchen islands and influences the open feel.
Dark cherry wood cabinets and an island pair nicely with the light hardwood floors in this modern kitchen. The kitchen island doubles as a breakfast bar and a place to cook with a built-in island cooktop and sleek range hood above.
This gorgeous traditional kitchen features warm cherry cabinetry, a distressed black island and a handmade leather range hood. The custom mosaic over the oven is pieced together in glass tile, and a stunning chandelier that coordinates with the cabinetry illuminates the space.
This built in kitchen island stainless steel stove features cherry red temperature knobs bringing a pop of accent color to the appliance. Wood drawers and the white island countertop surround the stove for a sleek modern look.
This stylish kitchen features cherry wood cabinets paired with a gray mosaic tile backsplash and white stone countertops. A crystal chandelier hangs above the kitchen island, lending the room a glamorous touch, and brown leather stools provide a place for casual dining.
Removing all walls between the kitchen, dining and living room opened up the space dramatically. Sliding glass doors provide access to the large deck, while dark cherry cabinets pair with the light hardwood floors for a striking look.
The large peninsula is covered in soft pleather while the rest of the countertops are honed slate. The glass mosaic backsplash and stainless-steel appliances reflect lots of light onto the custom cherry cabinets, as seen on HGTV's Bang for Your Buck.
This contemporary white kitchen features eclectic light fixtures, stainless steel appliances and a marble and cherry kitchen island. The island adds utility to the room with a wine rack, built-in storage and space for two bar stools.
Painting cabinets can be a big undertaking, but it pays off in the end in terms of look and cost savings. DIY blogger Yuni Min spent about three weeks painting all 39 cabinets and 23 drawers, including the island, in her kitchen. She used satin finishes of Behr’s Gray Shimmer for the perimeter cabinets and Behr’s Dawn Gray on the island to refashion the once dark cherry cupboards for a bright modern look. The transformation cost less than $300, she says.
Nestling up to this contemporary kitchen island on cheery, cherry red chairs with a big cup of coffee is a great way to start the day. While the space is expansive, pendant lights bring down the ceiling without closing in the kitchen, working with the fun stools to create a room that feels intimate and homey. An ever-present plant and sunny lemons bring additional life and light.
Kitchen cabinetry doesn't have to match perfectly. Here, a creamy white island is mixed with stained cherry cabinets. But, the kitchen feels cohesive because the same granite is used to top all the surfaces and the recessed-paneled cabinet doors all match. A combination of recessed ceiling lights and pendant lights accent the natural light from the window behind the sink.