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.
Variations on a theme: textures and tones of white bring this room alive! The custom kitchen was designed to be open and airy, creating easy entertainment and family dinners. The white keeps it crisp and clean, and the space has plenty of storage for all of the homeowners' needs.
Aqua-colored tiles pop against crisp white cabinets in this gorgeous coastal kitchen. Barstools line the beadboard-backed peninsula, providing a spot for impromptu dining. Fresh fruit and flowers add lively splashes of color to the space.
The shiplap paneling behind the windows and cabinets in this kitchen instantly gives a friendly nautical vibe. Add lemon-yellow shades and clean-lined pendants and the whole room is ready for laid-back, beachy fun.
Designer Becki Owens transformed this formerly dark Tuscan kitchen into an inviting, coastal heart of the home. Calcutta marble is used for the countertops and backsplash, and the once brown cabinets are painted bright white, bringing a fresh new look to the space. Soft color is brought into the room with a custom-made linen Roman shade.
This spacious eat-in kitchen features an L-shaped breakfast bar complete with built-in glass front cabinets and teal leather stools arranged on one side. Glass pendant lights hang from the white coffered ceiling, while natural wood floors complete the look of the space.
A clear glass tile backsplash provides a sleek, clean background for the stainless steel range hood and high-tech cooktop. It has a child safety lock, anti-overflow system and touchscreen capabilities for easy meal preparation. A stainless steel pot filler is mounted above to cooktop for convenience.
This kitchen features white cabinets paired with gray and blue granite countertops that add an ocean-like feel. The refrigerator is concealed by a cabinet front, while the remaining appliances are a sleek stainless steel. The white glass bubble backsplash adds texture, as do the similarly bubbled glass pendant lights that hang over the island.
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.