With summer around the corner and lockdown looking like it’s coming to an end, it may be time to start thinking about updating your kitchen ready for friends and family to arrive.
As the heart of the home, the kitchen has many different functions other than simply cooking and eating meals – it is often the first place that visitors see, making it a fantastic place to socialise and entertain.
The modern country kitchen design is a contemporary twist on the traditional, homely atmosphere that is classically associated with the family-centred room; combining rural elements with modern furnishings to create the desired effect.
Above: Vernice Moss Tiles
Use Natural Colours and Textures
Flooring is a great place to add natural textures such as wood or stone to further add to the image of the traditional home. Warm colours will make the room feel intimate and cosy, and a soft patterned tile is an easy way to add interest and character.
Embrace Industrial Elements to Add Substance and Style
Update a rustic kitchen with industrial style furnishings such as shelves, lights and seats.
Create a Sense of Luxury with Brass and Gold Tones
Brass or gold furnishings add an elegant touch to traditional-style kitchens, reflecting the light and drawing the eye to make the space appear vibrant and warm.
Top tip: Pair with darker colours such as green or blue for a simple, stylish way to add depth and dimension to the space.
Add a Patterned Splashguard for a Vintage Twist
Using patterned tiles as a splashguard will help to create a helps to create a practical statement in the room.
Above: Lily Grey
Here are some of our top picks to help you achieve this modern, stylish look:
Above: Wood And Metal Piece Of Storage Furniture, Zara Home
Above: Locke Cege Caged Wall Light, Gold, Cultfurniture.com
Above: Adriana Set Of 2 Dining Chairs, Solid Wood, Brown, Cultfurniture.com
Above: Metal Wall Hanging Shelving Unit, Brushed, Cultfurniture.com
Above: Chloe Bar Stool With Armrest, Velvet, Teal 75cm, Cultfurniture.com
Above: Chiltern Modern Geometric Side Table, Set Of 2, Cultfurniture.com