The wood used in this kitchen is quite dark, but not so dark that we can’t see the detailing of the wood. This choice of color achieves the perfect balance between striking and stylish dark cabinets, and a traditional wooden kitchen.
This parallel kitchen layout uses the light to prevent the narrow and dark room from becoming too darkening and harrowing. Natural light runs throughout the thoroughfare so that the dark cabinets don’t sacrifice light in the room.
Under cabinet lighting and a very reflective and large refrigerator is a very clever design trick to prevent these gorgeous dark cabinets from absorbing too much light in a small kitchen.
It’s easier to use dark colors in larger rooms because they can shrink smaller rooms. This large kitchen is a wonderful example of how ornate and dark colored wooden cabinets can bring luxury and pure elegance to the home.
This kitchen uses a spectrum of lighter shade of cream, brown, and beige to create a complex color palette that uses black a key contrasting color.
Accents of gold in the floor and cabinets of this home lighten the dark cabinets and add a real sense of luxury and extravagant style.
This kitchen uses a less complex color palette, instead opting for monochrome style with splashes of grey to soften the contrast.
Modern appliances meet Gothic style light fittings and traditional wooden cabinets in this kitchen to create a timeless kitchen that transcends trends and reflects personal style.
Row of hanging light fittings in this kitchen don’t just point to the most important part of this kitchen – the informal dining area – but they shine light onto a reflective surface that lightens the entire room.
Many people believe that brown and black colors can’t be used together, but here is proof that combining black with dark tones of brown can look gorgeous as part of a wider color palette with more contrasting creams and golden tones.
Appliances and a sleek wooden floor are funky modern twists on this traditional wooden kitchen with wooden fronted cabinets and a dark green marble worktop.
Kitchen islands can have a major impact on the style and layout of this kitchen. This white island is a fantastic alternative twist in a traditional and dark kitchen.