A floral pattern backsplash ties together the black and white details in this kitchen design. A black island base with white Cambria countertop creates a bold color contrast complimenting the contemporary look of the room. Stainless steel fixtures are built into the cabinetry maximizing floor space and reflecting the bright lighting.
The island in the new kitchen at the Victorian home that Leanne and Steve are updating together, the kitchen used to be dark and small but they opened it up to create a bright and airy space, as seen on Restored by the Fords.
This streamlined kitchen is truly the heart of the home, opening up to the living areas and creating an elegant flow throughout the home. Sleek black cabinets contrast against white tiled flooring and countertops. A center island provides plenty of prep space, as well as a lower countertop surrounded by contemporary white chairs for dining.
This family of five needed a kitchen that could accommodate them all but still had all the contemporary flair the family loved, so they added a large kitchen island with Viking appliances and white Thassos countertops for style and extra durability. They then added a dining area that could comfortably seat six and additional banquette seating for the family's entertaining needs.
Large windows and doors create an open kitchen and dining area that seamlessly blend the indoors and out. Exposed black structural beams are a strong contrast against the white walls of the space, while an oversized kitchen island and sleek dining area make the space both family friendly and perfect for entertaining.
A marble herringbone backsplash separates the white marble countertops and built in white cabinetry. Lower black cabinets create a beautiful contrast to the white and echoes the thick black and white wall stripes. The black and white creates a light and dramatic look. Clear plastic chairs sit at the modern white dining table decorated with a bright orange bouquet.
This sleek and spacious kitchen features white limestone floors paired with black cabinets and neutral countertops. A mosaic tile gray backsplash adds a bit of texture to the space and continues over to the wall that frames a large stainless steel refrigerator. A skylight provides a touch of natural light.
The basement kitchenette uses a black-and-white color palette combined with stainless steel to create a chic, contemporary design. A trio of pendant lights hangs above a sleek bar-height table and black barstools, while a stainless steel backsplash provides a chic setting for the sink and cabinet area.
This contemporary kitchen from Welco Construction makes a warm and inviting statement, as it combines strong colors, coordinating cabinetry and luxurious choices in tile. The maple cabinetry, in particular, brings elegance to the space with the introduction of dark cabinetry in the center island and back wall. Lighting is simple yet strikes just the right note for the room.
In this small New York City apartment, opening the kitchen wall allowed the kitchen design to spill into the living area, offering additional storage, seating and a bar. Matching black cabinetry ties the bar and kitchen together, and crisp white walls keep the space feeling bright and clean.
This black and white wall stripes create a bold background for this chic kitchen design. A corner L-shaped kelly green bench puts a vibrant pop of color in the room and works with the wall art above. Dark hardwood flooring allows the white elements to catch the light and shine in the design.
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.