Black and white kitchen design is a common design chosen by homeowners. Black and white design always bring the simplicity but actually looks special. This kind of kitchen design is also commonly found in both classic and modern designs. For those who have classic interior designs in the entire house, you might love to have the kitchen in black and white color theme too. Find how the classic design can be applied in your kitchen based on the ideas below.
The Wall Color and Design
Having a black and white design theme in your kitchen doesn’t mean that you have to strictly choose only black and white colors for every item. If you have all cabinets, countertops, and kitchen appliances in black and white color, you can paint the wall in another color but still in the harmonious shade such as cream, very pale green or blue, etc.
For a classic kitchen design, you also can apply wallpaper or mosaic tiles in black and white color theme. Make sure you have all white cabinetry so the kitchen will not look too dark and dominated by black color. In a white wall color, you can also apply some accents in black color made from mosaic tiles; something that will make the room less monotonous.
In a classic kitchen design, white cabinets are mostly applied; even some classic kitchen also use black cabinets in a part of the kitchen. Balance the other parts’ colors to the cabinet color. For example, if you have white cabinets, then you can apply black color to the backsplash tiles in brick style, granite countertops and also the flooring tiles. It will create a harmonious look along with the other black and white color on the kitchen appliances and accessories.
To maximize the monochrome design in your black and white kitchen, you certainly should apply black or white flooring system. In the classic kitchen design you need, you can choose the dark slate tiles as the flooring system. The color that is almost black is perfect to support the monochrome look of the kitchen. Besides, the slate tiles are perfect for the less slippery surface.
To bring more classic look into the kitchen in monochrome design, you can add more items that support the kitchen design, such as classic chandelier or lamp pendants for the lighting, classic dining table chairs for the breakfast nook, classic glassware, etc.