10 New White Kitchen Design Ideas
The white kitchen is one that will never go out of style, but today’s version is far more interesting than a colorless canvas. More and more we’re finding ways to break up a pale palette with a mix of materials and accent colors, from Carrera marble to grey subway tiles, to the pop of color in a painted cabinet. A white kitchen is the ideal blank slate for redecorating as seen in these 10 white kitchens, each with a standout feature or modern mix-in that sets them apart.
Actor Yannick Bissons’ kitchen contrasts upper white cabinets with a high-gloss backsplash and a mix of wood finishes. The result is modern while still retaining warmth.
A mix of styles combines to create an eclectic cooking space. Painted brick walls add texture, while a stained glass feature on the range hood brings a hint of color and quirk.
Adding a colorful rug or switching up your hardware is an easy way to add visual interest to a white kitchen without a renovation.
Vintage photographs and an antique tea set add patina to a plain white kitchen.
A colorful retro fridge really pops in a white kitchen. If a bright appliance is too much of a commitment, opt for colorful kitchen accessories and keep them prominently displayed on your counter.
A dark kitchen island and black granite countertops add a dose of drama to this classic white kitchen.
Blanket the interiors of your glass cabinets in a fun shade, like purple, for an unexpected accent that will add a unique edge to your space.
This white kitchen has a wooden upper cabinet that distinguishes a special bar area, complete with a wine fridge and glassware on display. The cool contrast between colors and materials adds a modern edge.
If a door opens up into your kitchen, paint it a dark, moody shade to contrast your kitchen’s white decor.
A clean and contemporary white kitchen could benefit from a few eclectic accessories for a more modern, tribal look. An intricately carved wooden pantry and worn bar stools provide an exotic edge to this otherwise stark space.