Truly elegant kitchen is not only expensive materials and fashionable design. This is the color scheme. In some cases, a combination of shades may be the main component of the interior. If we talk about white kitchens, then it’s nice to look at such furniture, but in everyday life it is not too practical. However, many still choose noble whiteness to make the room visually more spacious. A white kitchen set with a gray countertop looks simple and stylish.
The surface of the headset can be either glossy or matte. The facade itself can be snow-white or milky. The first option is suitable for connoisseurs of strict and cold tones in the interior. The second will allow you to enjoy a bright kitchen for those who want a little warmth. In any case, such a headset will visually increase the room. Light colors set to positive, “wake up” in the morning, give a feeling of coolness on a hot day. You can make a combined headset. For example, it can be a white top and a gray bottom. There are a lot of design options.
Gray is also the color of silver. Therefore, more often accessories and other metal objects for the kitchen choose chrome. The kitchen will look unconventional and vintage in light colors with a gold or pearl finish. Sparkles shimmering on cabinets or countertops can add a festive mood.
White is not in vain used to make the space light. In such a kitchen it is permissible to use massive furniture. Elegant interior items, like large glass cabinets, add airiness to the room. Gray is neutral. It looks good in glossy and matte finish, has many variations. These are light powdery tones, and dark, close to black shades.
So that the kitchen does not seem faded, you can revive it with rich colors. The gray-white palette makes it possible to combine these colors with any others. Properly selected range will affect the mood and atmosphere of the kitchen. An apron, curtains, decor and furniture can be any color. An interesting option is photo printing on an apron headset. The picture can be black and white (for example, a view of a megalopolis or foggy forest) or color. This will give the kitchen a zest and uniqueness.
Fans of classics and Provence will find a combination of such a headset with a chocolate or honey palette. Such a range will help make the kitchen concise, but cozy. In brown shades, plinths, thresholds, and decor items can be made here. The floor in retro design is usually wooden. The walls can be decorated in bright colors. This can be a wallpaper with a pattern or painting the walls in one tone. Here fantasy has no boundaries. You can use a small flower, a strip, large delicate elements, even peas.
A bold decision is the floor, tiled in black and white. There are many options for alternating colors. Using the right combination, you can even visually change the geometry of the room. But the most spectacular way of laying is the “chessboard”.
Those who prefer elegance, grace and tenderness will suit beige tones. They can be used to decorate the walls of the room, furniture upholstery. Such a design finds application both in the classics and in modern directions. Gentle peach, light pink tones will be appropriate.
All retro-style headsets are usually pretty simple. The decor of the Provence style is a modest decoration with carvings and glass inserts. Classic options can be more luxurious.
Many designers prefer minimalism. Kitchens, limited by white and graphite colors, look dull. However, a number of colorful accents can correct the situation. Kitchen utensils or decor items of any bright shade will help to look at the room in a different way. It can be, for example, red, yellow, turquoise or purple shades. Of course, the bright color here should be the only one.
An apron can imitate masonry, marble. Usually in such design projects use concise solutions. As for the flooring, it can be parquet, tile or self-leveling floor.
Another modern trend is hi-tech. This style involves cool shades. The floor is most often made of stone or marble slab in black or gray. Typically, this floor is equipped with heating. As for the walls, they are painted and plastered. The color is usually chosen white, gray or even black. It is worth noting that when using the latter option, the room may seem dark.
Whatever color scheme you choose for decorating a white kitchen, it will reflect your taste and preferences. Play with colors, turn on the imagination. In combination with designer taste, this will give the desired result, and your kitchen corner will get a bright personality.
More about the design options for a white kitchen with a gray countertop, see the video below.