“Less is more” especially when choosing the color palette for your interior. But when this less is the minimum- ONE color only- the rule is solely true for the color white.
A white background accentuates the form and the texture of an object and creates multiple shades and tones. When it comes to choosing the color of your kitchen, the choice might be tricky. The kitchen is a place you want to keep clean and simple to get the ultimate functionality. White cabinets fit best into this description because it implies purity, maximum light, and peacefulness. And white, is not the simplest choice as one might think; the design range of this color might be the widest. You can either select white cabinets in a dark surrounding of different textures to neutralize it, or choose to break the white cabinets and walls with one bright colored object, or even land for white on white!
To help you visualize better, check the 10 following pictures of kitchens with white cabinets.
1. White and Natural Light
The choice of white cabinets adds to the purity this space possesses due to the wide windows that allow natural light in. The selection of aluminum sink and top together with the checkerboard tiling and ivory curtains breaks the monotony of the kitchen.
2. Shadows and Tones
The shades of white are vivid in this kitchen. You can find grey, ivory and snow white, and all is due to light! The blue island top and the mahogany brown wooden flooring help attract the attention to the center. The choice of white background gives the colored food the priority to stand out.
3. Positive Energy
Lime green is the color of life. And when added to a dominant white background, it adds happiness to the pure space. You would love to be in such a place that vibrates with positive energy.
4. Neutralizing the Colors and Textures
Tri-colored floor tiling, textured stone wall cladding and mahogany island counter, need a neutral tone to decrease the confusion. The white cabinets provide a purifying effect that balances the colors and textures.
5. Contemporary White Cabinets
The white contemporary cabinets together with the white wooden window frame and white marble top provide the space with an empty canvas that fully receives natural light. Shades of grey, brown and black are infused in other items to add to the contemporary style.
6. Widening Small Kitchens
These white cabinets are animated by horizontal groves between wooden slats. The resulting shadow adds identity to the plain cabinets and attracts attention to the linearity present in the ceiling and the flooring . The dominant white color visually stretches the boundaries of the relatively small and narrow kitchen.
7. Balancing the Detailed and Ornamented Fixtures
A multi-textured space with so much details will only be balanced by white surfaces. The white cabinets here do the intended job perfectly.
8. Allowing for a Focal Point
White kitchen cabinets sometimes need a design focal point to eliminate any chance of boredom. The oblique wooden slats on the island sides, inspired by the herringbone white wall tiles, do provide that attraction. These selections depend on the identity of the space.
9. Country Style Kitchen with White Cabinets
This country style kitchen vibrates with energy in the combination of green, brown, yellow and white.
10. White and Turquoise Contemporary Kitchen
A white background can tolerate the infusion of any other color. The turquoise elements in this kitchen add style and joy to the space, and matches the pale mocha walls and flooring.
White cabinets fit in infinite kitchen design styles, classic and contemporary, vibrant and calm, and widens your vision in narrow spaces. Advice: vary the shades of white and the materials to add life to your white kitchen. You can go for a rustic white finish, ivory and creamy shades, or break it with a striking energetic color.