Rich black, enameled cabinetry with accents of Peruvian walnut are the dramatic cornerstone of the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2014 kitchen. The sophisticated look is completed with brushed and polished metal hardware, white stone counters and geometric glass tiles, while a custom quartz crystal-encrusted ceiling cove crowns the space.
The studio's kitchen is partly concealed, allowing the living and dining areas to take centerstage. However, the small kitchen won't be upstaged. Glass-front cabinets, a bold backsplash and a colorful rug keep the space feeling fresh and lively.
Bistro-Inspired Kitchen is Welcoming, Sophisticated
A sleek black kitchen faucet makes a stark contrast against the clean white quartz countertops in this bistro-inspired kitchen. White subway tile set with dark grout creates an elegant display in the upper glass cabinets, while clean-lined gray cabinets below add a touch of contemporary.
White cabinets paired with black countertops and farmhouse sink surround this chef's kitchen, while the large island has the opposite effect with black cabinets and chic white countertops. Contemporary pendant lights hang above the island illuminating the workspace, which also functions as a casual dining spot with comfortable barstools.
White Transtiional Kitchen With Elegant Marble Countertop
The dining bar's richly veined white marble creates a bold visual impact and unifies the kitchen's black-and-white color scheme. Bright white cabinets bring a stark contrast against solid black countertops — creating sleek, clean lines in this sophisticated space.
Transitional Black-and-White Kitchen is Functional, Stylish
Sleek black cabinets with simple pulls mix with speckled gray-and-white countertops for a chic townhouse kitchen. The peninsula adds extra prep space, as well as an area where barstools pull up for dining.
Black-and-White Chef's Kitchen is Open, Family Friendly
For this renovation, the kitchen was opened up to the dining room and living room. Materials were carefully selected to ensure that the kitchen would be both stunning and functional. Soapstone and marble grace the countertops, while custom cabinetry in contrasting black and white provides much-needed storage.
Black granite countertops and black appliances provide contrast against the white perimeter cabinets in this transitional kitchen. Roles are reversed for the kitchen island, which features white quartz countertops and a dark base.
Making the most of every corner, a pantry is installed in the cabinet that houses the stainless steel refrigerator. Floor-to-ceiling cabinetry also provides tons of much-needed storage in this kitchen, which is truly the heart of the home.
A crisp white range hood pops against the dark bluish black cabinets in this transitional kitchen. Chevron patterned wood floors and a coordinating ceramic tile backsplash create movement and interest within the space.
Black countertops provide striking contrast against fresh white cabinets in this transitional kitchen. Black high-gloss stools with red upholstery create a spot for casual dining while adding a bold splash of color to the space.
All-white cabinetry is clad in sleek black countertops, while the black island helps to create a striking contrast in the space. Geometric pendant lights and the tile backsplash bring in contemporary style, while exposed ceiling beams nod to the cottage design throughout the home.
Transitional Eat-In Kitchen With Outdoor Patio Views
This Houston, TX, home offers grand rooms with perfect views, especially in the large, eat-in kitchen. High ceilings draw the eye to the beautiful chandelier hanging above the dining table, while the black-and-white checkered tile backsplash makes the space feel a bit more traditional. Guests can enjoy an outdoor view to the patio through double French doors.