15 Gorgeous Modern Kitchens That Are Warm and Inviting

A row of neon yellow cabinets gives this kitchen from A Beautiful Mess a shot of vibrant color and personality. If you have the extra cabinet space, consider turning a couple of cabinets into a coffee station. Here, Laura Cattano created a coffee station complete with a coffee maker, coffee grinder, French press, coffee mugs, and beans to make enjoying a cup of joe easier in the mornings.

  • It’s these kinds of eclectic displays that will instantly add a rustic kitchen feel.
  • Your goal should be ensuring your kitchen remains an inviting space where your friends and loved ones can gather comfortably, while also expressing your personality and individual aesthetic.
  • Because the cabinets and layout of a fitted kitchen cannot be easily modified once installed.
  • Lanphier created this stylish contemporary kitchen in an open-concept apartment that pops thanks to its decorative accents.

Swap your regular-sized fridge for a mini-fridge to save space or opt for a slimline dishwasher that fits under your countertop. These small changes will significantly enhance the functionality of your kitchen while allowing you to maximize your limited space. The kitchen should be designed to accommodate the specific needs of the household members. For example, if someone is left-handed, the placement of the stove may need to be adjusted for their comfort. In a traditional Japanese home, the kitchen is also often a shared space where family members take turns cooking and cleaning up.

City Slicker Kitchen

Having evolved and grown from a simple cabinet-making service in 1978 to a respected, full-scale kitchen operation. Family involvement has been key to the growth and evolution of the company, with 4 generations of Farquhar involved in the business. Whether you love to cook, love to entertain or love spending time with your family, your kitchen will be the centrepiece of your home. To get started on your new kitchen, book a showroom consultation today.

  • ‘Placed in the middle of the room, they really are the hub of the home,’ says Janet Wallace of Smallbone.
  • This uncluttered, contemporary design is modern and will fit into any South African home.
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  • The wet bar cabinetry, featuring twin CoolDrawers, is cleverly wall-mounted for a furniture-like feel, offering a designated space for beverages and entertaining.