There is no other color on the planet that conveys more energy and warmth or makes more of a powerful statement than the color red. Red kitchen cabinets and accessories evoke a sense of fire and sunsets.
Moving the dining area closer to the kitchen creates breathing room for this living room, while a floor-to-ceiling bookcase adds lots of vertical storage. The finished living room now has a new propane fire place, an old rustic American flag, and new chairs highlighted by blue pillows.
A new window treatment can dramatically change the look of the whole kitchen, especially if you pair it with just a single prominent accessory in the same color. Here, the red shade is complemented by a vase and bowls, but you could also harmonize with that shiny red toaster or sunny yellow stand mixer you’ve been eyeing. Shown is the Bali® Soft Roman Shade from Blinds.com; the fabric is Bazaar Off Broadway.
Neutral whites and grays offer a clean and modern look for this open concept kitchen, complete with a stainless steel gas range, an island with a sink and plenty of prep space, contemporary dining table and a sitting area only steps from it all. A red wall with red seating paired with red accessories offers an unexpected pop of color in the space.
White clapboard-style wood panels and beadboard ceilings complement simple Shaker cabinets in this spacious professional kitchen. A glossy red island counter and black accessories lend a bit of contemporary flair to the otherwise traditional space.
To give this contemporary kitchen a unique and edgy feel, designers Cortney and Bob Novogratz integrate industrial vintage pieces, like the rusty red rolling cart and metal shop stools, as well as thrift store accessories.
This kitchen sink has a view of the distinct built-in living room shelving. An open wood bar counter connects the two spaces and adds visual interest to this vignette. Yellow and red patterned backsplash adds a pop of color to this otherwise neutral space, connecting it to the red wall and rich wood shelving in the living room. An intricate detailed entertainment center filled with interesting wood and earthy accessories provides the focal point for the living space and the view from the kitchen sink.
The crisp black and white palette of this contemporary kitchen makes an unobtrusive backdrop for bright pops of color like the red dining chairs and red and green accessories. Shimmery tile backsplashes add an additional layer of texture and dimension.
A gray and white mosaic tile accent wall steals the show in this bright, contemporary kitchen. White streamlined cabinets pair with white marble countertops, while bold red and yellow accessories add a burst of color to the space.
White shaker cabinets and black marble countertops combine to create a kitchen that is both chic and timeless. A shimmery copper backsplash adds a unique element to the design, and a pop of red accessories bring fun energy to the space. A large island offers ample space for prep and storage.
Bold red and yellow accessories add vivid color to this contemporary eat-in kitchen. A spacious island has room for four and also features a built-in bookshelf to store cookbooks and kitchen accessories.
Wood cabinets with red undertones add rich color against the bright, white walls of this kitchen. A large island with white granite countertop provides work space and an eat-in bar. Modern bar stools feature long seats with short backrest lip. Red place mats, bicycle wall art and kitchen accessories add a color accent.