Black – not always spooky
Black has always been the color where opinions are divided. For some, it has a scary and spooky touch or perhaps gothic ambience and for others it’s just simply the color of class, elegance and creativity. Regardless if you like it or not: Black is a color with great impact! Therefore it is a predestinated „tool“ for an impressive kitchen design.
So more and more people are no longer “afraid of the dark”. They are seeking a modern, statement-making look which pushes the boundaries of traditional kitchen design. Therefore, they decide to go with black for an outstanding and exclusive kitchen design.
Modern black kitchen interior with a high‐gloss finish. Enough countertops and room for appliances and storage giving a stylish and likewise functional working place.
Nowadays style is as important as functionality. So many people perceive black as a stylish color, well suited for expressing their individuality.
Dark elegance: Kitchen with center island and an eating area in a high-rise city apartment.
Further, many kitchen designers and high-end manufacturers of custom kitchen cabinets are beginning to discover black as a stylish alternative for kitchen designing. And one might add quite successfully too as black cuts a fine shape in many design styles.
Amazing focal point: A black kitchen with dominant glass elements in a modern loft – Architecture by Angelis Mazza.
Black kitchen interior also makes a perfect base for using contrasting colors. Especially with cabinetry in high-gloss finishes. A classic com- bination is black and white. But also paired with shiny colors, black is a powerful tool to create a vibrant ambience or gorgeous focal points.
Apple green, white & red: an optic realization of freshness.
Black is suitable for any size kitchen. In a small city kitchen, a deep lacquered black will make it look amazing. If you have a larger kitchen, dark shades easily grab the attention of guests upon entering the room and makes your kitchen furniture an attractive focal point. To complement the sophisticated look of your kitchen, you can also use black iron hardware.
Small but impressive: a cool, matte black kitchen with clean lines.