Our Favourite Kitchen Design Trends for 2019

Thursday, February 21, 2019

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Are you planning a kitchen remodel? Or just look for some new ideas to revamp your cooking area?

Here are some of the hottest new kitchen design trends for 2019:


It’s All about Matt Black

Matt Black is the “it colour” for 2019 – particularly in the kitchen. Use it to create a dramatic kitchen look or used as accents to ground an airy space.

Image: franke.co.za


Kitchens That Double As Art Galleries

The kitchen may have been the last room you would think of using to show off your collectables or favourite pieces of art, but this year we’re seeing kitchens that double as art galleries! Use a wall in your kitchen to curate your personally gallery and injects one-of-a-kind personality into your kitchen.

Image: bliss-athome.com / helennorman.com


Tall Backsplashes

Tall backsplashes clad with stainless steel, veined quartz surfaces and sintered stones are making waves.  A tip for smaller kitchens - choose the same material for your splashback and worktops to create the neatest finish.

Image: smallbone.co.uk


Gold Is Still Bigger Than Ever

Mixed metallic and Golds are here to stay – we’re talking rose golds, black golds, bright golds mixed with raw organic materials for a new traditional with a twist in the kitchen.

Image: zip.co.za


Techie Features

Smart kitchens driven by digital technology continue to trend in the kitchen. We talking smart screen display fridges, smart ovens, Wi-Fi enabled coffee machines and worktops, multiple kitchen appliances connected to a single app, and AI cooking appliances that can chop, weigh, and cook all in one machine!

Image: franke.co.za


No Upper Cabinets & Metal Shelving

Kitchens with no upper cabinets can make for inspiring places to cook and entertain and are a trend that is gaining speed. If you don’t like the idea of losing storage space however, then another big trend – metal shelving – may be the answer for you. Inspired by hotel and retail spaces, black metal shelves give a kitchen attitude and are perfect to showcase beautiful glasses, plates and décor pieces.

Image: richelieu.com


Moody Hued Kitchens 

Of all the kitchen trends for 2019 all the experts seem to agree on this one… dark colours have made a big comeback. Navy, black and forest green are three trending moody paint colours for the kitchen.

Image: annabellkutucu.com


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