The traditional layout of this open kitchen offers the perfect setup for dining and entertaining friends and family. At the centerpiece is a stunning, green stone countertop on the oversized kitchen island that ties in with the dark wood cabinetry and green-and-brown mosaic tile backsplash.
The custom-made 72-inch zinc hood over the range top is the main focal point of this grand kitchen packed with chef-grade amenities. A backsplash of beige stone tiles are a handsome complement. Cabinets: Grabill Cabinetry; Backsplash: Ann Sacks natural stone tiles
Those cabinets are just as functional as they are stylish, offering storage and keeping the counters clutter-free. Between them sits a sleek oven and range hood, which add to the kitchen's functionality.
This kitchen was redesigned to have an open plan layout to make it brighter, friendlier and easier to get around in. Soapstone and Aurea stone (a marble lookalike) have a classic feel that's in keeping with the home's original architecture.
A closer look at the back wall reveals crisp white cabinets with matching subway tile. While the cabinets provide storage for glasses and plates, the backsplash makes the kitchen feel clean, bright and modern.
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 old colonial home had many smaller rooms that needed to be opened up and integrated to make the space more usable for a modern day family. Floating glass shelves add a contemporary touch to the white brick backsplash of this transitional kitchen. Dark brown countertops are paired with white cabinets for a striking contrast.
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.