With the new layout of the apartments and houses, called the open concept, the kitchen has become the main social environment. Therefore, putting together this space is much more than inserting cabinets and appliances, harmonizing colors and materials have become an essential task in kitchen decoration .
At the beginning it is interesting to define the sensation that the project intends to pass with the color used. The ideal is to follow some basic tips to not miss the hand and the color, check below:
Colors to paint the kitchen
- Small Kitchen: Prioritize the light colors on the walls and bet on colorful decorative details. Of the options stay with the offwhite, ice gray, ivory and straw.
- Long Kitchen: To get the feeling of tightness that a hallway provides, try painting the smaller walls with darker colors than the rest of the room.
- Stretch the kitchen: Paint the opposite walls with the same dark tint, so the feeling of depth increases without interfering with the functionality.
- Colored wall, carpentry of another: The tendency is to bet on a composition of colors, forming contrasts and creative combinations. The tiles are a great option in this proposal!
60 ideas and color trends for kitchen decor
To help you in this task check out some color ideas for kitchen decor, which brings different combinations for you to recreate in your home. Please also visit our guide on fitted kitchen and small american kitchen .
Blue has become a trend in the kitchen! From woodwork, lighting, tiles and painting, the color conveys vivacity without needing other devices in the decoration. Try to balance the color with other materials in neutral colors, so the look is harmonious and functional. See more photos of blue kitchen
Picture 1 - The combination of blue mint, white and light wood creates the perfect scenery for the Scandinavian style.
Picture 2 - The blue cabinets cover the kitchen wall leading to more liveliness for the environment.
Picture 3 - Decoration of kitchen: the navy blue is ideal for those who want a touch of color without losing the elegance.
Picture 4 - The blue cabinets with white bench can balance the environment, without taking away the neutrality.
Picture 5 - The combination of the Tiffany blue with the brick the view reinforces the joviality of the kitchen.
Picture 6 - Decorating of kitchen: to compose hot and cold colors is an option for those who want to merge the environment.
Image 7 - Because it is a small kitchen, try to highlight some color points without taking the base color of the environment.
Picture 8 - Leave the touch of color to the small details of the joinery.
Picture 9 - Kitchen decoration: the tiles take dynamics and personality to the kitchen.
Picture 10 - For small kitchens choose the softer shade of blue.
To give a jovial touch that refers to nature, the kitchen with green decoration in the kitchen is a wise choice. The lighter tones leave the look more classic, while the intense green makes the environment a modern and relaxed touch.
Image 11 - Kitchen decoration: the green flag brings joy to the environment.
Image 12 - Because it is an integrated kitchen, the main point is in the central bench.
Picture 13 - The small details make all the difference in the look!
Picture 14 - Olive green is ideal for those looking for a cozy touch without taking the fun air.
Picture 15 - The gradient of green leave the kitchen in style.
Image 16 - Green wall coverings break the sobriety of a neutral kitchen.
Image 17 - Just painting a wall of green highlights and decorates the kitchen.
If you are fond of cheerful surroundings and like to cook, bet on yellow tones . This color refers to creativity and intelligence and is perfect for stimulating kitchen tasks.
Picture 18 - The yellow tile manages to work the geometric shapes without taking away the modern air of the kitchen.
Image 19 - The luminaires and the detail of the joinery harmonize the use of color in the kitchen.
Image 20 - Embossed tiles is a great tip to give the touch of color in the kitchen.
Picture 21 - Appliances combined with a detail of the decoration make the kitchen much more inviting.
Picture 22 - The black cabinets with the yellow bench form the perfect contrast for a vintage look.
Image 23 - The base of colors of this kitchen is in the choice of the tiles.
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Picture 24 - For more vintage air bet on pink baby.
Image 25 - Using the gradient technique in doors is a trend in decoration.
Purple / lilac kitchen
Picture 26 - For a finer air, stay with the most intense tonality.
Image 27 - The subway tiles earn their burgundy version for those who wish to bet on the color.
Image 28 - The purple kitchen provides femininity and relaxation.
Picture 29 - A simple painting can make all the difference!
Picture 30 - Colored glass is also a great bet for wet walls.
Picture 31 - The purple carpentry creates a point of prominence in this kitchen.
To compose a kitchen with a more imposing look, bet on vibrant colors like red . And to balance the environment, keep furniture lighter. To give the impression of continuity in space, a tip is to complement the decor with red decorative items.
Picture 32 - Bet the color combination with red.
Picture 33 - Even the tablets gain a mix of red to give color to a neutral kitchen.
Image 34 - The red joinery highlights the ambience in a unique way!
Image 35 - Reddish chairs and walls highlight the look of the kitchen.
Picture 36 - As the orange is flashy, apply in the details of the joinery.
Image 37 - The combination of orange, black and gray graphite is ideal for a young and modern kitchen.
Black conveys elegance by itself! For modern kitchens that cherish cleanliness, bet on dark shades like black, they can easily be combined with greasy linings.
Picture 38 - To break the black of the environment, bet on printed coatings of the same hue.
Picture 39 - The whole black kitchen creates a futuristic and modern blindness.
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Image 40 - Using the simplest coating, the kitchen is still modern.
Black and white kitchen
Picture 41 - The black handles highlight the classic combination B & W.
Image 42 - The painting technique can add value to the kitchen.
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Picture 43 - The gray and white combination is modern and never goes out of style!
Picture 44 - To apply the color in the kitchen, use different shades of gray.
Picture 45 - For small kitchens is a great option to get away from the traditional white.
Image 46 - Lighter gray with white marble leaves air clean throughout the environment.
Kitchen with burnt cement
Anyone seeking color for an industrial-style kitchen can be inspired by burnt cement , from porcelanatos to the finished surface itself. The contrast of this material with the modern one is due to the accessories and the carpentry of the rest of the environment.
Picture 47 - Bet on the porcelanatos in burned cement for the kitchen area.
Image 48 - More than perfect combination of burnt and black cement.
Is your kitchen small and you need more light? A hint of color to solve this problem is to apply the beige tone on the walls and cabinets that help to expand the light in the environment.
Image 49 - For a beige kitchen incorporate a vinifico floor in the natural color of the wood.
Picture 50 - The use of tone on tone is the best solution for a beige kitchen.
To get more practical in cleaning, one of the most indicated kitchen colors is brown, which can be applied through coatings or using the natural color of the wood.
Image 51 - Corten steel is a great option for those who want to bet on color.
Picture 52 - The contrast of brown and white, leave the kitchen elegant and with personality!
Picture 53 - Playing with the colors of the tablets in shades of brown is an excellent bet for those who want to invest little.
Picture 54 - Not to escape the classic, the cabinets get their natural version.
Picture 55 - To break the serious air of the wood, the idea was to make a wall of slate.
Image 56 - Copper fittings are a trend in decoration.
Image 57 - Just as the bronze glass leaves the finish of the kitchen much more sophisticated.
To give a modern touch to your kitchen, an alternative is to bet on the metallic wall, with tile and tablet applications combined with white cabinets.
Image 58 - Silver tablets harmonize very well with a white kitchen.
How about giving a touch of glamor to your kitchen? For this to be possible, use gold plating or decorative elements that tune for a smooth and stylish décor!
Image 59 - The gold cabinets blend with the rest of the neutral colors.
Image 60 - White and golden kitchen.