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  • Neutral kitchen with sculptural bar stools

    Neutral kitchen with sculptural bar stools

    Pale greys are a great way to create a contemporary look in your kitchen. Grey is super versatile and will look great with most other neutrals, such as the white units here, and the natural stone flooring. Sculptural bar stools and a trio of pendants in various designs finish the scheme perfectly.

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    Buy now: Philippe Starck Masters bar stools by Kartell, £251 each, Nest

  • Neutral kitchen with French doors onto garden

    Neutral kitchen with French doors onto garden

    Position your dining table so that it benefits from doors that open out on to the garden. There’s no better way to make your room feel bigger than with windows. The neutral floor tiles cleverly tone with the pale-coloured stone outside, creating an endless-looking stretch of space.

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    Buy now: faux-leather bar stool, £39, Amazon
    Buy now: Metro cream wall tiles, £10.99 per sq m, Tile Mountain

  • Open-plan white kitchen with hits of lime

    Open-plan white kitchen with hits of lime

    Think carefully about what you want from a kitchen so that the space works just the way you want it to. White units keep the space bright and their high-gloss finish is easy to wipe clean. However, dark worktops will do a good job of hiding marks and food stains. The layout of this room has two clear spaces and even includes direct access to the garden. In short, it ticks everything on many people’s wish lists.

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  • White kitchen with chalkboard wall

    White kitchen with floor-to-ceiling chalkboard wall

    Jazz up a kitchen wall with chalkboard paint. Kids will love it for the doodling possibilities it offers – and you’ll love it for writing down handy reminders. Never again will you forget that pint of milk or those bin bags! Cool geometric tiling creates a beautiful frame for the window.

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  • Blue kitchen-diner with innovative breakfast bar

    Blue kitchen-diner with innovative breakfast bar

    An open-plan kitchen-diner doesn’t have to be one huge open space. Here, there’s a natural division between the two rooms, but an open doorway creates a sociable feel that means the chef won’t feel cut off.  The breakfast bar helps to connect the two spaces, as seats on the dining-room side make use of a kitchen counter.

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    Little Greene

  • Pastel kitchen with mismatched cabinets

    Pastel kitchen with mismatched cabinets

    Struggling to choose your kitchen units? Then try a mixture of painted and wood versions for an eclectic scheme that doesn’t have to match perfectly. An open dresser makes the perfect spot for displaying colourful crockery. One wall has been painted in a pale blue to add a hint of colour to the white scheme.

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    Cox & Cox

  • Narrow galley kitchen with overhead pan rack

    Narrow galley kitchen with overhead pan rack

    Every bit of space counts in a narrow galley kitchen, so careful planning is vital. Consider hanging an overhead pan rack from the ceiling to free up valuable room in your cupboards. Tidiness is of the essence and the surfaces of this kitchen have been kept relatively clutter-free, which helps to creates the illusion of more space. Open shelving at the back keeps the bits you regularly need easily to hand.

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  • Large-kitchen-diner-extension-on-1930s-house

    Large kitchen-diner extension on 1930s house

    If you’re planning an extension, choose a structure that will complement your house. This extension has been specifically designed to tie in with the 1930s look of the building, while providing a large space for a kitchen, plus dining and living areas. French doors all around allow lots of light to flow into the room and easy access to the garden.

    Kitchen cabinets
    Marcus Paul Kitchens

  • Neutral-country-kitchen-with-traditional-range-cooker-

    Neutral country kitchen with traditional range cooker

    Give a country kitchen a light, modern feel with pale cabinetry and walls. A range cooker is a core part of a farmhouse scheme, so make it centre stage by placing it in an alcove. Shelving above helps to frame it even more. Stone flooring is a hard-wearing material that has lots of natural detail and variation.

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  • Open-plan-kitchen-with-aqua-island

    Open-plan kitchen with aqua island

    Take inspiration from a favourite artwork when planning a kitchen scheme. Aqua tones in the painting to the left can be found throughout this kitchen, but especially on the huge kitchen island. This scheme looks great, but it’s practical, too, with numerous draws for storage and a boiling water tap for easy food prep.

    Island unit
    Marcus Paul Kitchens
    Boiling water tap


  • Neutral kitchen with plum-coloured island unit

    Neutral kitchen with plum-coloured island unit

    Add a splash of colour to a neutral kitchen by painting an island unit in a standout shade. Soft plum makes the island the focal point against the neutral units here, but using the same worktops throughout provides a sense of continuity. Wood and metal bar stools lend an industrial edge.

    Island paint
    Farrow & Ball
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    Cult Furniture

  • Traditional neutral kitchen with sisal rug

    Traditional neutral kitchen with sisal rug

    Use paint as a way to update a traditional kitchen. If you have heavy wood units that you’re unsure of, there’s no need to rip them out and start again. A neutral paint will transform a kitchen scheme, making it far lighter and brighter than before. A sisal rug adds warmth to the stone floor.

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    Farrow & Ball
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    The Rug Seller

  • Kitchen with folk-inspired prints

    Kitchen shelving with folky prints

    Layer up different patterns for a unique look. Wallpaper the back of cupboards or shelving with two colourways of a folk-inspired design – it’s a great way to show off collections of handmade ceramics and pottery.

    Farrow & Ball

  • Shaker kitchen painted in neutral tones

    Shaker kitchen painted in neutral tones

    Paint Shaker kitchen units in a soothing neutral shade. The look is far warmer than white, but just as versatile. Here, worktops in wood and granite show how a variety of finishes will tie in with the scheme. Wood panelling above the sink injects some ‘country’ into the space.

    Bespoke cabinets
    Redwood Kitchens
    Cabinet paint
    Farrow & Ball

  • White country kitchen with wooden beams

    White country kitchen with wooden beams

    Give a modern kitchen extension a period feel with a false chimney breast and lintel. This one also conveniently hides the extractor. Other modern touches are more obvious such as the sleek worksurface on the island and the seamless undermounted sink.

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  • Country kitchen with cream Aga

    Country kitchen with cream Aga

    Frame a range cooker with splashback tiles that pick out the colour of your cooker while providing contrast at the same time. Bespoke oak cabinets give the solid feel you’d expect from a country kitchen, while various trinkets make the space homely.

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    Arnold Laver
    Range cooker

  • 25BH Nov16 p143 Kitchen corner with wine rack

    Kitchen corner with wine rack

    Make your wine rack into a cool feature by leaving it firmly on show in an open-plan area. Topped with a neat white counter, this one also has a handy space for favourite pieces. A mixture of pictures, purple cupboard doors and mid-century furniture (not to mention the rhinoceros head) make this corner far from ordinary.

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  • 25BH Nov 17 p111 Blue country kitchen with cream Aga

    Blue country kitchen with cream Aga

    Go for classic country ingredients, such as a honey-coloured units, an Aga and a deep butler sink. Useful bits and bobs have been left out on display to create a lived-in look – the inset shelf is ideal for keeping things on show but out of the way.

    Farrow & Ball

  • HG Nov 17 p73 Earth-toned kitchen with hexagon flooring

    Earth-toned kitchen with hexagon flooring

    Let the floor be the focus when decorating your kitchen scheme. Statement tiled flooring provides a lively counterpoint to the dark cabinetry with complementary accents of ebony and terracotta introduced by bar stools and accessories.

    Floor tiles
    Best Tile
    Wall paint

  • IH Nov 17 p26 High ceilinged barn kitchen

    High-ceilinged barn kitchen

    Mix modern and traditional materials. The key to contemporary country style is to combine rustic wood and rough-hewn surfaces with modern finishes, such as black granite and polished steel. Think about sociable set-ups, too. Here, the huge worktop on the island positively encourages people to sit and chat.

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