Step inside this modern blue-black kitchen

Tall cupboards stretch to the ceiling in this fabulous modern kitchen, enhancing the streamlined feel and providing additional storage. A grey composite quartz worktop and splashback with undermounted sinks have a sleek appearance.

Tall cupboards stretch to the ceiling in this fabulous modern kitchen, enhancing the streamlined feel and providing additional storage. A grey composite quartz worktop and splashback with undermounted sinks have a sleek appearance.

1/8 Practical modern kitchen layout

kitchen room with white tiled walls and kitchen countertop

(Image credit: Richard Gadsby)

Kitchen units
Goldman & Rankin (opens in new tab)

Ovens
Miele (opens in new tab)

2/8 Silver leaf kitchen units

kitchen room with white tiled flooring and kitchen cabinets

(Image credit: Richard Gadsby)

Fixtures rarely look as spectacular as these handleless silver-leaf kitchen units. Beautifully designed, they bounce light around the kitchen and provide a contrast to the blue-black painted units below.


Worktop
DuPont (opens in new tab)
Floor tiles
Bibliotheque (opens in new tab)

3/8 Open kitchen wall with mirrors

kitchen room with kitchen cabinets and kitchen countertop

(Image credit: Richard Gadsby)

The silver-leaf finish on the cabinets and the mirrored wall add an extra dimension to this ultra-modern kitchen.

Wall paint
Skimming Stone modern emulsion from Farrow & Ball (opens in new tab)

4/8 Kitchen dining area

kitchen room with white windows and white tiled flooring

(Image credit: Richard Gadsby)

The off-whte floor-to-ceiling cabinets house all the food. There's also a place for a microwave and even a vacuum cleaner. A table and leather benches ensure that there is plenty of space to interact with guest while cooking.

Benches and dining table
Rolf Benz (opens in new tab)
Pendant light
Joseph Interiors (opens in new tab)

5/8 Kitchen larder unit

kitchen room with wooden shelves and microwave oven

(Image credit: Richard Gadsby)

The wall unit next to the integrated fridge-freezer features a microwave, power points and shelving to house a variety of storage containers.

Microwave
Neff (opens in new tab)

6/8 Kitchen island drawers within drawers

kitchen room with blue wall and white tiled flooring

(Image credit: Richard Gadsby)

These two-drawers-within-a-drawer are part of the island and were chosen to keep the look of the cabinetry minimalist, with as few visible handle lines as possible.

Similar containers
Lakeland (opens in new tab)

7/8 Kitchen sink area

grey composite worktop with kitchen sink and steel tap

(Image credit: Richard Gadsby)

A grey composite quartz worktop and splashback with undermounted sinks have a sleek appearance.

Sinks
Blanco (opens in new tab)
Mixer tap
Sinksation (opens in new tab)

8/8 Kitchen entertaining area

kitchen room with fireplace and white tiled flooring

(Image credit: Richard Gadsby)

This fireplace in the middle of the kitchen is the ideal spot to sit reading a magazine or having a cup of tea on cold evenings.

Fireplace
Chimflue (opens in new tab)

Looking for more kitchen inspiration? Take a look at our other kitchen tours for more ideas to steal

Heather Young
Heather Young

Heather Young has been Ideal Home’s Editor since late 2020, and also edits its sister title Style At Home. She is an interiors journalist and editor who’s been working for some of the UK’s leading interiors magazines for over 20 years, both in-house and as a freelancer.