A Stylist’s Secrets for Giving Your Kitchen the Wow Factor
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
There’s more to getting a fabulous kitchen than designing and installing it. It’s the little details that elevate its look With more of us choosing open-plan living, the kitchen has increasingly become central to the look and feel of our homes. No longer a space to shut the door and forget about, the kitchen is a showpiece as well as a practical space in which to prepare meals and dine. So how can you play to your kitchen’s strengths and boost its designer appeal? Borrow these styling tips to create a practical and beautiful space. Add a feature wall. This mostly white, open-plan space has become something really special with the addition of the striking marble feature wall behind the cooktop. Marble is very much in fashion, and this high-contrast look is practical, contemporary and luxurious.
Accessorize with bright accents. With a monochromatic scheme, such as in this converted railcar, the color and interest come from the accessories. The result is a very cool bohemian vibe. Stick to a palette of three or four accent colors of similar intensity.