What’s hot in kitchens right now? A peek at some recent popular photos on Houzz offers a few clues. Open layouts, large islands, workhorse pantry storage and statement pendants feature heavily, but what’s surprising is what appears to be a relaxing of the enthusiasm for the all-white kitchen.
White cabinets with white walls and white countertops have reigned supreme in recent years. And while you’ll definitely find some examples of that here, you’ll also find lots of dark, sophisticated colors, soft hues, light- and mid-tone natural wood, and shiny brass fixtures and cabinet hardware.
If there’s one general theme to take away from these 25 kitchens (presented in ascending order of popularity) it’s that there is no theme. People’s preferences for kitchen style and function span a broad spectrum. But few will disagree that there are some knockout ideas in here for kitchen design. Which is your favorite?