The abundance of natural light from the gorgeous outdoor view highlights the beauty of this contemporary galley kitchen with crisp white cabinetry. High-end GE appliances, including a wine chiller, and two areas for food preparation make for easy entertaining.
The kitchen uses cool quiet colors and high windows to make this area feel large and spacious under the saw-tooth ceiling. Open metal shelves and pot-racks are suspended from the ceiling to create an airy feeling that traditional wall cabinets would not provide.
Frosted glass cabinets reveal organized and easy storage in this contemporary kitchen. White leather chairs pop against the black dining table that transitions to a granite-topped island. Stainless steel details complete the sophisticated look.
This sleek and contemporary, open plan kitchen boasts stunning details, like gorgeous geometric pendant lamps and mosaic tiled cabinets. A raw wood island adds a a warm rustic touch and bold artwork brings a touch of color into the neutral space.
A modular banquette with storage beneath fits perfectly into the eating nook built into this contemporary kitchen. The orange cushion adds color against the white walls and table. A crystal chandelier brings a feminine touch to the space.
As seen on HGTV's Love It or List It, designer Hilary Farr reconfigured the former dining room into a stunning kitchen by adding stainless steel appliances and dark cabinets that pop against the tiled backsplash. To keep some of the home's traditional character, crown molding was added to the new cabinets for a classic look.
A 9-foot long window was added over the sink in this charming contemporary kitchen, creating lots of natural light in the space. The mood is kept bright and fresh with white cabinetry and a mottled green backsplash.
In this galley kitchen, the colors from the bold wallpaper are repeated in the green wall paint and blue Ann Saks tile backsplash. The pattern's drama is balanced by sleek white Ikea cabinets, countertops and stainless steel hardware. Large copper pendants add warmth to the space and complement the room's jewel tones.
A built-in gas stovetop sits beneath a matching stainless steel range hood in this stylish kitchen. Gray countertops, white cabinets and a white subway-tile backsplash round out the kitchen's contemporary look.
Moroccan details inspired the custom laser-cut aluminum screens, hand-carved Spanish cedar doors, custom stone mosaics and special finishes, which are woven through the interior of this Murray Hill townhouse in New York City. These details capture the essence of the Moroccan influence while still maintaining the modern visual and spatial language.
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.