Large cooking pots, casserole dishes, and everyday items are stored within easy reach on open shelves near the oven and countertops. The shelves' wood hues are a pretty contrast to the kitchen's many white surfaces.
Minimalist Open Floor Plan Kitchen and Dining Room
The open floor plan of this minimalist home is calm and comfortable. Upholstered gray barstools pull up to the waterfall countertop bar for an extra dining spot, while a mid-century modern dining table pairs with Eames chairs in the dining room. A floating blue buffet adds a touch of color and maintains the airy quality of the space.
Scandinavian Neutral Chef Kitchen With Black Cabinets
This chef kitchen is a study in chic contrasts. Herringbone floors and thick exposed beams texturally fill out the cabinets' crisp black and white. Wrought iron chandeliers float intriguingly over the island.
Windows and sliding glass doors allow plenty of natural light in this beautiful kitchen, highlighting the crisp white cabinets and light wood walls for a bright, breezy atmosphere. Black countertops and shelves provide striking contrast in the light-hued space.
The designers removed a wall to open up this modern kitchen and reveal a sweeping architectural window. The renovation included an island topped with sleek, white Caesarstone quartz. White oak cabinets and wood floors bring an organic, earthy element to the space.
Modern Kitchen with Sloped Ceiling, Wall of Windows
Natural wood tones combine with sleek white walls and countertops in this light-filled, modern kitchen. A natural fiber pendant hangs from the sloped, beamed ceiling, bringing an organic, earthy vibe to the space. The design team removed a wall to open the kitchen and reveal the stunning architectural window. White oak cabinets and white Ceaserstone countertops are light and California cool.
The owners of this California contemporary home chose to keep the galley kitchen because it fit the character of the house. The design team removed a partition between the kitchen and laundry to open up the space and included a mix of walnut and white cabinets to keep the vibe funky and young. As a cost-saving and time-saving feature, the cabinets use Ikea boxes with semi-handmade fronts. A colorful rug pops in the neutral space.
This modern black and brown kitchen showcases a minimalist design, from the sleek, dark cabinets and concrete island, to the natural wood tones in the countertops, flooring and bar chairs. A pop of elegance can be seen in the counter-to-ceiling pearl tile backsplash.
Tall pantry storage, a kitchen island and an appliance garage are all additions, hiding clutter and upping the kitchen's efficiency. New white oak paneling eases transitions between the older parts of the home and the new.