Kitchen Designer

If there’s anything we’ve found solace in this year, it’s reorganizing our most highly trafficked spaces—and our kitchens have needed the most work. Whether your ideal level of organization is “the perfectly imperfect kitchen” or a scene straight from The Home Edit, finding more ways to beautifully organize our kitchens will likely become a top trend in 2021. Previously executive editor of Ideal Home, she’s specialized in interiors, property and gardens for over 20 years, and covers interior design, house design, gardens, and cleaning and organizing a home for H&G.

  • Create a modern boho-style feel in your kitchen with breezy pendant lighting.
  • We think remodelling your kitchen is more than just new cabinets and appliances.
  • Such an important room needs to have the right appliances and furniture.
  • Patterned tile has been around for thousands of years and can feel timeless or old-fashioned depending on current trends.

Statement lighting and bright white walls open up to a sunroom, letting natural light flood the contemporary kitchen. Whitewashed wood cabinets lend warmth to this Scandi-inspired space, subbing in for stark white cabinetry. Mixed with the warm tones of the wood floor and a colorful vintage rug, this Scandinavian kitchen is bright, airy, and prepped for guests with a beverage fridge and plenty of prep surfaces. Woven rattan stools in a large-scale cane pattern contrast with a sleek walnut island in this modern farmhouse kitchen. Quartz countertops and a coordinating range wall echo the look of Calacatta marble.

#2: The peppy yellow kitchen island design

Steven Gambrel installed floors “reclaimed from the old winter gardens of the Metropolitan Museum of Art” in his Sag Harbor, New York, beach house. The plethora of task lighting, sturdy counters, and all-over tile helps create an industrial feel. “My beach house is a rural interpretation of a utilitarian kitchen, and it’s built for service, not style—which of course becomes stylish,” he says. When asked about kitchen color trends in 2024, NKBA said greens will be the top choice.

  • These are often a little complicated, especially when fitting in South African home appliances around the cabinets and features.
  • From clean lines to decluttered spaces, Japanese kitchen design emphasizes simplicity and minimalism while incorporating natural elements to create a calming atmosphere.
  • Decorate the top of your island with anything from a bowl of fruit to a vase of flowers.
  • The very best decorative kitchen ideas include unusual visual elements, too.