Fabulous kitchens often times evolve from one major appliance that needs to be replaced. As this happens a decision is in the making. What color, what style…what is the latest trend…? With so many choices and so many elements to consider, how does one make cohesive decisions that will make this special place the “heart of the home”? Below are just few of the elements that may help to determine your design style.
Define your style by selecting below:
Monochromatic tones and textures Columns
Warm colors Cool colors
Stainless steel appliances White or color appliances
Mixing wood tones Painted wood
All one wood color Mixing paint with stain woods
Streamline Cabinets Furniture-like cabinets
Straight lines Glass door with lighting
Curved lines Carved accents
Ceramic Subway Tile Natural Stone
Dark wood tones Glass tile
Do you find yourself choosing carved accents, warm colors, mixed wood tones and furniture-like cabinets? These elements tend to be on the traditional side of design. Your style could be Tuscany, French, or even Spanish. Classic designs… these styles stand the test of time and are a favorite for many homeowners!
Are you choosing streamline, dark wood tones, stainless steel, and glass tile? These elements tend to be on the minimalist side of design. Your style could be modern, contemporary or transitional. Today’s trend… These designs are cutting-edge and becoming increasingly popular. Keep in mind, the more detailed your answers are, the better you will be able to determine your style.
There are no wrong or right answers in choosing your style. Every kitchen, large or small, can have all the right elements to create interest and warmth. In choosing the very best design for your kitchen, you can rely on the knowledge of professional interior designer, Vickie Daeley!