Do you want to renew the kitchen and give it a new look? Do not miss the new trends in kitchens, you will find many ideas, original combinations and innovative materials. Here we show you to create a dream space.
Open concept: connected kitchen
The kitchen has stopped being only a workspace to become the social center of the house. In it we meet to cook and enjoy the company of our family and friends.
One of the trends of the last years in the design of kitchens is the open concept and connected with other spaces. The divisions between the dining room, living room and kitchen disappear.
Open kitchens are integrated into the living room creating a ” unique space ” where homogeneity and functionality prevail.
One solution to achieve spatial continuity between the different areas is to share the same pavement. Choose a resistant and easy maintenance material.
A simple and practical way to define the environments is to add an island, which will become the nerve center of the kitchen.
Another option is to separate the kitchen from the living area by large windows, which allow you to close the room to prevent smoke and odors from coming out.
In the kitchen design, it is committed to integrate the appliances into the furniture. Before a simple glance you knew where the washing machine, dishwasher… but now they are camouflaged discreetly.
In paneled kitchens, appliances are no longer in sight. They offer visual continuity and help to better integrate the kitchen with the rest of the spaces.
Trends in kitchens: materials
The materials that were trend in kitchens last year, maintain their strength and prominence. Cement, stone and natural wood are favorites of decorators and interior designers.
Wood is a material that stands out for its beauty and warmth. The natural or “raw ” finishes are trending with the veins in sight. The dark shades or tinted black. Walnut or oak are the woods suitable for this space.
The microcement is a versatile material that provides warmth, expressiveness and consolidates in kitchens. Very used in countertops for its great beauty and resistance. On the pavement it manages to unify the spaces thanks to its continuous finish (without joints).
The hydraulic mosaic continues to be a trend in the floor and wall tiles of the kitchens. The new designs combine the charm of the old with today’s performance in terms of strength and maintenance.
The tiles come back strongly to cover the cooking zone, the sill and to delimit areas. The subway tiles stand out, models that mimic hydraulic tiles, with geometric shapes.
Marble countertops and fronts are consolidated to create bright, luxurious spaces. This material is appreciated by architects and decorators throughout the years for its glamor and power of seduction. The Arabesco and Calacatta Oro finishes will be the most appreciated. You can find cheaper materials (quartz) that perfectly mimic the marbled finish.
Trends in kitchens: accessories
Forget about the recessed spotlights on the ceiling and bet on beautiful decorative luminaires. Decorate the kitchen with the same care you would do with another room in the house, such as the living room or bedroom. Opt for models with glass or metal screen, for ease of cleaning and maintenance.
Dark green sneaks into the kitchens, it is one of the main colors this year 2021. Combined with wood and metallic complements it will create cozy and luxurious environments.
When decorating the kitchen you should pay special attention to small details such as faucets. To give an innovative and different touch choose models that stand out from the rest of the accessories.
The faucets in golden color are trend in kitchens. Also in black, that another of the trendy shades. Today there are great innovations in the design of kitchen faucets: with LED lighting that change according to the water temperature. With digital panels to decide the flow, pressure…
Latest technologies for kitchen trends 2021
Grohe’s “Blue Home” offers a new technology: mineralized water with or without gas from the kitchen faucet itself. It is designed so that the filtered water does not mix with that coming from the network, this is due to the existence of two ducts. You can choose between several finishes.
The extractor hoods disappear and represent a real revolution in domestic life. You can find models embedded in the ceiling or those that are integrated in the countertops (telescopes). Both are very discreet and go unnoticed.
What do you think of the latest trends in kitchens 2021? I hope they inspire you and keep them in mind to renovate your kitchen.