Large windows let natural light flood this contemporary kitchen space highlighting the white countertop and polished island top. A pair of large black pendant lights hanging over the island compliment the thick black window trim. A wood range hood border and exposed beams compliment the natural wood finish of the china cabinet adding a warm, homey finish to the room.
The polished wood table brings a warm element to the cool-tone dominance in this open floor plan. Black leather dining chairs highlight the modern design influence. A mix of pendant lights feature a matte black exterior with shining copper interior.
Change the look of existing pendants or garage sale finds with interchangeable shades, says Ili Hidalgo-Nilsson, architect and designer with Terracotta Design Build in Atlanta. You can alter the room’s design style and add color with this simple change. Here, textured glass shades catch the eye and soften the light over the kitchen island.
Textured teal walls blend seamlessly with the teal tile backsplash, creating a beautiful palette for pops of red and gold. The gold undertones in the wood cabinetry, door and window frames complement the ornate gold pendant lights hanging above the island. Slim red barstools provide a small dining area at the sleek wood island.
A modern starburst pendant light hangs above the contemporary, wooden dining table with six cushioned armchairs. Exposed white beams overhead give the room depth with three narrow mirrors on the wall creating the illusion of extra space.
Two modern pendant lights starburst over the white kitchen island in this transitional coastal kitchen. White exposed beams and wood panels add texture to the ceiling, flowing naturally into the white range hood and hexagon mosaic tile backsplash.
This contemporary kitchen island features gray cabinets and a white countertop. Glass pendant lights hang above, while reclaimed wood countertop stools offer a spot for casual dining. Sleek taupe cabinets and a mosaic tile backsplash complete the kitchen.
The outside of this ranch home's kitchen is painted a pale sage green, a color that goes beautifully with the natural wood of the beams and floor. Industrial pendants in both the kitchen and dining area are a hint of urban edge.
This charming kitchen exudes country warmth thanks to rich wood finishes and a neutral tile backsplash. Metallic accents like the barstools and stainless steel appliances bring a contemporary crispness.
Touches such as the golden pendant and the wood floors and cabinets warm up the crisp white palette in the kitchen. Honey colors such as the browns and metallics here are a great way to add depth and richness to what can be a sterile look.
This two-story foyer features a volcanic stone clad wall which serves as a backdrop to a live edge walnut shelf. Above, the planter is finished with the home's original tongue-and-groove wood that once was on the ceiling.