A kitchen with an increasingly professional appearance, very well organized and that optimizes the available space to the maximum is what the trends for kitchens of 2021 point out. As for kitchen furniture, a closer connection with the kitchen is increasingly established. From the living room, finding designs of industrial inspiration and ‘ urban ‘ aspect.
We have prepared this book of ideas to guide you about what is a trend in kitchen design this year. Let’s discover together 10 new trends for 2021!
- 1 1. Connected spaces
- 2 2. Trends of kitchen furniture: shelves in sight
- 3 3. Decorative tiles
- 4 4. Improved countertops
- 5 5. Neutral colors
- 6 6. Industrial environment
- 7 7. Eco-chic details
- 8 8. Bar counter
- 9 9. Suspended lamps
- 10 10. Furniture with the latest technology
- 11 Gallery 10 Trends in Kitchen Designs For 2021
1. Connected spaces
Modern houses are increasingly committed to open spaces and connected environments. Thus, the barriers between the living room, the dining room and the kitchen are tending to disappear in recent years and 2021 maintains this trend towards ‘open space’ in homes. Therefore, the kitchen becomes one more part of the living room, being much more than a space that seeks functionality.
2. Trends of kitchen furniture: shelves in sight
The idea of an increasingly visible kitchen in relation to the rest of the spaces of the house also moves to the kitchen furniture itself. The furniture trends for 2021 are inspired by the most cosmopolitan and modern markets and bars, where you bet on shelves in sight and by the provision of food, spices and jars of all kinds carefully arranged so that they are another decorative element.
3. Decorative tiles
The 2021 trends in the world of kitchens do not focus only on furniture; Moreover, great importance is attached to wall coverings, giving them an important decorative role. On the walls of modern kitchens, tradition coexists with the latest in innovation. That is why ceramic tiles decorated with geometric patterns will continue to be a ‘must have’ in the kitchens of 2021.
4. Improved countertops
2021 brings us technical and decorative novelties in regards to countertops. Thus, we find new work surfaces with high-performance and latest generation materials, self-cleaning and with antibacterial technology such as some variants of porcelain stoneware, surfaces that opt for nanotechnology or those of stone (quartz or marble) treated to improve their properties.
5. Neutral colors
The new trends of decoration for the kitchen are very clear with respect to the chromatic questions: to succeed with the color that will dominate the decorative proposal, the experts bet on a palette of neutral and delicate colors. In this palette we find, mainly with light gray, cream and white tones; all of them will serve us both for furniture and for wall and floor coverings.
6. Industrial environment
Among the latest decoration trends for the kitchen they also take into account an element as important as the extractor hood. This very functional piece of kitchen has more and more decorative weight in its design. Moreover, in 2021 we will see a clear commitment to the installations seen and a strong presence of steel and aluminum, as is the case in professional kitchens and industrial environments.
7. Eco-chic details
In addition to increasingly green materials and systems, aimed at reducing emissions of polluting gases and creating healthier domestic environments, we find increasingly technological appliances. The goal of 2021 in kitchens is to reduce energy and water consumption in these rooms and create more environmentally friendly spaces. In fact, in the kitchen we will see more and more green details and small orchards.
8. Bar counter
The presence of a ‘bar type’ bar with high stools we have already begun to see in recent years but it will definitely be consolidated for domestic spaces in 2021.
Definitely, the kitchens are no longer only used for food preparation but are increasingly plus a social space, a place to live experiences in our own house, true protagonist spaces of a modern house.
9. Suspended lamps
Of course and as usual, the 2021 trends for kitchens do not neglect any type of accessory and much less those associated with lighting, to which it attaches capital importance. The suspended lamps, in fact, are among the elements most recommended by professionals to improve a kitchen and give it a more modern air. Of course, they must be carefully chosen according to the style of kitchen furniture.
10. Furniture with the latest technology
In 2021, the technology related to the internet of things that have been talked about so much for their application in homes can finally take off. We will witness a wave of appliances with new features and furniture with the latest technology for an increasingly intelligent and connected kitchen. We not only talk about home automation systems, but also smart appliances and furniture.
Which of these trends in kitchens suits your tastes?