For this warm, Moroccan inspired kitchen, all of the cabinets were custom made and lacquered white. To add visual interest to the design, custom panels of hand scraped White Oak laid out in a chevron pattern cover the refrigerator and freezer. Finally, un-lacquered brass appliance pulls, drawer pulls and cabinet hardware to finish the design.
A mix of blues and crisp white creates a beachy feel in the kitchen of HGTV Smart Home 2013. The cottage-style cabinets and quartz countertops are bright white, while the island, walls and kitchenware are varying shades of teal. The clear glass subway tile backsplash picks up on the blue tones of the room.
Rustic wood and metal barstools pull up underneath the kitchen island's butcher-block countertops, creating a casual dining spot and perfect place to gather while this avid baker is prepping her next creation. Open pantry shelving keeps all ingredients in view and easy to reach.
Whereas the rest of the condo is light and airy, the eat-in kitchen is dark and moody. To create this dramatic look, designer Caitlin Murray painted the cabinets blue and brought in a gorgeous, black marble backsplash.
In the update of this townhouse, high-gloss white paint was used for the walls and trim in the main areas of the home. It reflects natural light and is a neutral backdrop for rich colors, as seen here with the blue kitchen cabinets.
A backsplash of blue and pale yellow subway tile complements the dark gray countertops while bringing in pops of color. A mix of white and blue cabinets add contrast to the space, while a cork floor provides a unique textural element in this transitional kitchen.
The kitchen island is so spacious that the owners can actually use it for meal-prep and entertaining guests. Gold hardware gives the sink a luxe touch and also speaks to the hinges on the owners' bedroom door.
Fun, colorful mosaic tile creates an interesting backsplash and eye-catching flooring in this stunning kitchen. Designed for an artistic-minded family of six, the kitchen captures the family’s personality, creative spirit and love of peacock feathers.
Kitchens serve as not only a place to prepare meals, but also a main gathering space in the home. Look through these pictures for great kitchen design ideas and be inspired to create a new look for your kitchen.