Decorating & Design

February 1, 2022

Open Shelves Or Closed Upper Cabinets? The Debate Is On!

Anyone who’s designed a new kitchen has considered the question of whether to go with open shelves, closed upper cabinets, or both. Closed cabinets have the obvious benefit of storing everything out of sight, while open shelving gives easy access to everyday dishes — and the opportunity to show off your favorite pieces. If you’re currently struggling with this debate, look no further. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite kitchens with both of these styles to help you make the decision.

Scroll down to see which side of the debate you’re on!