Making a kitchen appear larger and more spacious than it actually is shouldn’t be very difficult as long as you’re using a suitable strategy. The layout featured here allowed the team to highlight the view and to give the space a very pure and crisp look by using white as the only color for the walls, floor, ceiling and furniture. An exception is the dining table and chair frames which has a dramatic impact of the décor. gave this modern kitchen an architectural and sculptural look by working with well-defined shapes and geometric forms, clean lines and pure materials. The cantilevered island extension serves a double purpose, both as a prep area and a table.
Instead of treating the kitchen as a compact structure, you can choose a different design approach and a layout that allows you to maximize your floor plan. An interesting example is offered here by . This is an open kitchen designed around a central dining space. At the same time, the kitchen ensures a smooth transition between the social areas.
is another go-to color when exploring retro kitchen style. From backsplash to the cabinets, this color works both as accent and as foundation so don’t be afraid to play around with it a bit. Add some throwback signage to the space too! Over the stove, breakfast bar or even creating a gallery wall behind the kitchen table. This too is a way to bring in your own personality.
Furniture-type details on the kitchen cabinetry and/or island increase the warmth and comfort of the kitchen itself. Warmth and comfort. These are the essence of what a French country kitchen aspires to have. An island is indeed an important component to the French country kitchen. One way to highlight the feature is to make it a different color than the rest of the kitchen. Keep the same warm, muted palette, just add a contrast for visual interest.
A beautiful example of a kitchen with an industrial-style interior was designed by . It has exposed wooden beams on the ceiling which warm up the décor and the ambiance. The abundance of metallic elements and finishes mixed with the gray tones establish an elegant and, at the same time, casual dialogue with the rest of the space.
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