Being strategic with your splash of color in your kitchen is a good plan – and these days, there are so many choices as to where you can place color. Trends are popping with options; cabinets, stoves, refrigerator, paint, island, backsplash, and the list goes on. What you will want to avoid, will be doing all the color on all the options! We are going to take a look at some of the hottest colors and trends in the kitchen. Maybe you already have some fun colors in your kitchen – if you do, we’d love to see them! Tag us in a photo of your kitchen, @anlonhomes
Cabinets – Painting the cabinets all one color besides a stained wood or white is a fun and trending concept.Many will keep the backsplash and granite simple and light when choosing a colored cabinet. These keeps the focus on the fun-colored cabinets, and it will be sure to bring joy, as color is joyful!
Refrigerator/Stove/Range – Colors are all the rage right now! There are a ton of vintage looking options that are awesome appliances if a retro vibe is what you are after. There are also a ton of glitzy and glamour options with bronze and gold hitting the trends too. If you are an avid chef and love some fancy in your life, this may be a place you want to splurge for your home. Colored appliances are sure to be a conversation starter over the yummy food you just made. There are a lot of competing brands out there right now, offering so may neat options for customization.
Backsplash – There are a ton of shape options and color options. Keeping it streamline and clean with a simple color or a bold color will really add to your kitchen. If you go simple because you want a classic look with your appliances, or you want to go simple because you are choosing colored appliances, you can’t go wrong. Making a bold statement with a bright cobalt blue, emerald green or a fun tile design for backsplash will really create a focal point in your kitchen. The design of the tile doesn’t have to be limited to behind the cook top like it used to be the trend, it can be throughout the kitchen.
Paint color – When you are choosing your color of paint, you’ll want to take into consideration with everything else in your kitchen and house. Do you want to keep it the same and streamline or if you have a limited amount of space but want some color, painting it a different color could be a great option for you?
Open cabinet accents – If you have an open cabinet/open concept kitchen, a fun option could be to use wallpaper backing the space of the cabinet for all to see. It would add to the color and vibe of the kitchen without breaking the bank.
At Anlon, we believe the kitchen is the heart of the home. Kitchens provide a space for fun family activities. Cooking and baking with your family is a great bonding experience. It also gives everyone an opportunity to get a little messy, create new things and learn new recipes. Wherever you choose color in your kitchen, if you can grab samples or swatches to test in the kitchen or a similar lighting if you have the ability to do so. Sometimes lighting in a store or online can drastically look different from in your own space. Happy coloring!