This open concept kitchen, dining and living space allows for inclusive cooking and dining thanks to a cozy banquette nestled into one corner. Wood cabinets extend to the ceiling to maximize storage, while a pair of slatted wood pendant lights provide task lighting above the island. Pops of teal and yellow continue from the kitchen into the wide-open living area.
Custom millwork let designers work all kinds of handy storage into this kitchen's design without detracting from its clean, open look. Here, a large pantry with pull-out shelves is located at the kitchen's entrance.
Gray walls highlight the beautiful white crown molding and trim, which maintain the original character of this home. Modern upgrades give the kitchen a fresh look without compromising its integrity. A purple settee in the breakfast nook brings a sophisticated pop of color.
This light and bright kitchen features two eye-catching globe chandeliers positioned over the kitchen island, which boasts a gray and white marble countertop like the rest of the kitchen. White glass front cabinets are paired with a white herringbone backsplash, while a light gray tray ceiling offers a finishing touch.
Instead of searching endlessly for the perfect area rug, create your own colorful look with carpet tiles. You can achieve a big look on a small budget by going modular; just six FLOR® tiles can make a roughly 3’ x 5’ rug or a narrow 10-foot runner, and the individual tiles can cost as little as $8 apiece. Shown is the FLOR style House Pet, which comes in a rainbow of hues and can stand up to heavy foot traffic.
Glass globe pendant lights add contemporary flare to this classic white and gray kitchen. A black concrete countertop holds up to daily wear on the prep area. Purple and green flowers enliven the neutral space.
Wood cabinets and accents, including a striking pair of modern, slatted wood pendants, lend an earthy vibe to this modern, open plan kitchen. Cabinet hardware is clean and minimal. A gray tile backsplash mirrors the soft gray hue of the walls.
This open plan kitchen features sleek white cabinets and stainless steel appliances paired with a gray marble countertop and polished concrete floors. The ample space allows room for a convenient corner home office with geometric print wallpaper.
This bright kitchen features white cabinets paired with a gray glass tile backsplash, gray and white granite cabinets, and oak hardwood floors. The kitchen island boasts a spacious countertop and built-in wine refrigerator, while small backlit cabinets and recessed lighting illuminate the space.
An open plan kitchen flows seamlessly into a chic living area in this contemporary home. A unique lamp with a sleek, rectangular shade and a base made of sticks makes a bold, earthy statement in the living space.
This elegant, transitional kitchen in warm gray and wooden tones features a long, two-tiered kitchen island designed for five guests with plenty of counter space. A large pendant chandelier hangs above the island and modern tile flooring with the majority of the kitchen appliances covered in gray wooden panels.
This colorful open floor plan kitchen features a bright yellow kitchen island and stunning hardwood floors. A dining room just off the kitchen mixes upholstered and leather chairs and uses wavy, ceiling-mounted track lighting to replace the abundant natural light for nighttime meals.
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.