Vertical-grain walnut cabinetry pairs elegantly with white walls, stainless steel appliances, a modern kitchen island and the rich hue of the walnut floors. Glass-front kitchen cabinets add to the impression of open space and shows off eye-catching dinnerware and glassware. Lighting under the island creates depth and adds to the elegance, illuminating leather bar chairs.
This minimalist kitchen design features beautiful walnut cabinets, Silestone countertops and light hardwood flooring. A marble backsplash in a subway design is bright and cheery against the natural cabinets.
A long row of walnut cabinetry acts as an anchoring device for the kitchen in the open-floor living space. Cabinetmaker Shaum Sinawi chose a vertical-grain walnut that pairs elegantly with the rich hue of the walnut floors. A large kitchen island provides more room for seating and food preparation, while sizable sliding glass doors let fresh air and natural light into the breakfast nook.
American walnut cabinets, handmade ceramic backsplash tile and deep green granite countertops make a hardworking kitchen elegant. A dark range hood adds a pop of contemporary influence amidst the traditional elements.
A wall of walnut cabinetry breaks up the all-white color scheme in this kitchen, adding a warm, natural touch to the modern space. Opposite the walnut cabinetry is a wall of sliding glass doors, which provides the chef a gorgeous view.
The stainless steel and black range and hood gives a contemporary pop against the traditional style of this kitchen design. Built in walnut cabinetry frames the upper and lower appliance with a soft gray tile backsplash connecting.
The homeowners were not interested in a white kitchen, but instead wanted something with a little bit of color, so designers brought in custom walnut cabinetry to bring the space to life. Those cabinets were topped with Luche de Luna quartzite counters and a waterfall island in the same stone. Finally, the design was finished with royal blue velvet stools with gold legs that bring out the warmth in the quartzite and complement the Brutalist chandelier.
Artwork by Miggie Wong and Renae Barnard adds interest to the vanity area in the master bathroom. Neutral ceramic tile covers the floor and half the wall creating a backsplash over the countertop. Walnut cabinetry adds beautiful warmth to the calming tones of the design.
The kitchen bay windows frame a view of the Pacific Ocean. Beautiful walnut cabinetry frames the space, topped with a green granite. Glazed gray floor tile compliments the muted tone of the countertop to ground the space. Colorful house plants decorate the countertop for a bright and homey finishing touch.
The kitchen island is outfitted in deep green granite with satin nickel plumbing fixtures. The gray tile backsplash compliments the tones in the countertop and the traditional style of the room's design. Built in walnut cabinetry frames the stove and range adding a warm toned element.
Beyond offering a place to mix drinks, a wet bar can play an important design role in a home with an open layout, linking the kitchen workspace with the entertaining areas of the house. Here, designer Amy Darooge used rustic materials to create a coherent style throughout. She chose distressed wood cabinetry, a copper sink and faucet, and “the material on the counter is walnut with a live ledge,” she says.
Where crisp white cabinetry and a cool marble backsplash make the kitchen feel light and airy, a custom walnut range hood adds natural color and warmth to the space. Raw leather drawer and cabinet pulls offer natural texture as well.
Exotic walnut flooring was used throughout the whole space, and into the dining and living areas on either side of the kitchen to create a harmonious flow. The contrasting white countertops and upper cabinetry keep the kitchen feeling open and inviting.