Part of what makes this kitchen so visually interesting is the way designer Caitlin Murray paired moody black countertops with pastel pink cabinets. The contrast is especially striking when set against the crisp white walls.
Pink and neutral, floral toile wallpaper surrounds this shabby chic kitchen boasting an elegant white cooktop mantel. A gold, floral tile backsplash keeps with the floral motif while adding to the formal feel.
An outdoor kitchen features a custom vent hood that allows it to operate under the cover of this elegant tropical lanai. The spacious outdoor room features multiple zones for lounging and dining, as well as screens that protect it from the elements. The entire space takes advantage of the home's spectacular tropical views.
In this kitchen, a checked black-and-white runner works overtime by softening the hardwood floors and bringing in a little pattern. Because this is such a high-traffic area, the piece will protect the floors from scuffs as well.
Toile wallpaper and an ornate chandelier are among the glamorous details in this formal eat-in kitchen. Framed by a white mantel, the range boasts a patterned, gold backsplash. Pink Roman shades and pink chair cushions coordinate in this kitchen with decorative flair.
This pink kitchenette makes the most of limited studio apartment space. The main focal point is a reproduction of an antique sink, and a stainless steel shelf and counter houses a small refrigerator, toaster and microwave oven. Lighting is provided by two retro-style pendant lights.
Punk rock princesses will feel totally at home in this edgy black-and-pink kitchen. With its black countertops, gold hardware and midcentury fixture, the space is the perfect mix of bold and glamorous.
This pink and black kitchen is not for the timid. Hot pink cabinets, pink and black graphic wallpaper, and retro pendant lamps work with a curved black countertop on the island and the black and white barstools.
Elegant pink toile wallpaper surrounds this pretty surrounds this charming, feminine kitchen. Neutrals and pinks combine with floral patterns for a lovely look that is a trademark of shabby chic design.
Pink floral wall paper combines with lovely wood cabinets to create a feminine, shabby chic kitchen. Black countertops and state of the art, stainless appliances add a sleek, contemporary feel to this pretty space.
The impressive backsplash combines the homeowner's love of pink and peonies. A climbing vine with vibrant pink peonies sits on a gray ombre background, which adds subtle drama that echoes the fabric of the window treatment. Bookmatched walnut cabinets feature clean lines, while a custom pink stove and island make a dramatic statement.
This kitchen has so much fun with colors and contrast. A pink Southwestern-style rug goes surprisingly well with the floor's geometric pattern. In the cabinetry, glass upper cabinets get a happy pink interior. Chefs will be delighted with the Wolf range.
The stone wall warms this dining area and ties in with the traditional feel of the adjoining kitchen. A small white dining table compliments the custom kitchen cabinets. Dainty seat cushions on curved chairs match the wallpaper and chandelier.
Pattern and texture are key in this urban contemporary kitchen. The bold peony and vine backsplash makes a dramatic statement and is offset by sleek wood cabinets. The vibrant pink island is color matched to the BlueStar stove, and contemporary pendant lights illuminate the space.
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.