The traditional kitchen has until recently included light or colorful modern color schemes, letting the black out of the equation all together due to its boldness and attribute of swallowing the light from a room. Yet now a transition is occurring, designers have become more adventurous with their color pallets, including black on their priority list.Its elegance is a fact that we cannot deny, especially when inserted in a classically designed space. The industrial style with its coppery finishes and metallic insertions can incorporate black successfully and contemporary sleek glossy kitchen designs admit black when tempered and balanced with wood or white. We have selected 31 bold black kitchen designs that have been adapted to almost every taste and style, cast a glance and decide if black is the hue for you.
the two toned traditional kitchen
The wooden backsplash has been painted in two hues, offering the sensation of a taller kitchen space.The light wooden counter softens the bold mixture of black and white.
The bold black kitchen island
An all white kitchen design has received a contrasting black kitchen island to complement the color pallet, topped with an equally white marble counter-top.
The sleek black kitchen
A powerful contrast realized in an industrial looking loft with a small yet well equipped black glossy kitchen design.
The modern minimal KITCHEN
Sleek clean cuts and lines, hidden drawer handles and the classical black and white with a discreet insertion of wood color scheme.
The black edge
A rather warm wooden dominated space has received a black frame as the focus point of the kitchen with its dark cabinets dominating the entire wall.
The balanced combination
The right amount of black and white hues have been balanced in this rather traditional kitchen composition.
The minimal kitchen with expansive views
Although the black might steal the show, it is the expansive views of the countryside that balance the design.
The loft mix
Modern meets traditional, industrial and black meets wood and white.
The simple one line black kitchen design
In an elegantly finished apartment a sleek one line black kitchen design will definitely stand out. Notice how the honeycomb tile added in two distinct areas balance the black.
The industrial inspired black kitchen
Black hues tend to draw in the entire natural light of a room yet here the two windows manage together with the coppery details and the checkered floor balance the darkness.
The black painted BACK-SPLASH
The classical brick backsplash has been painted black to match the two toned kitchen.
The white tile back-splash
At the opposite corner sits the white backsplash that makes the transition towards a cabinet free wall.
The modern edgy design
A modern design should feature modern appliances that add up to the entire decor.
The clean simple contemporary kitchen
If you opt for a simple scheme, be it black or not, choose a stove and a hood vent that will definitely stand out.
The wood and black combo
The wooden cabinets balance the weight the black hues add to the room.
The work of art kitchen
The powerful separation of colors, matched with the sleek minimal design transforms this black kitchen design into a work of art.
The glossy finished kitchen design
A very clinical air accentuated by the glossy finishes of every single surface of this kitchen.
The color-block kitchen
Very clean edges and clear color uses appeal to the contemporary designer.
The IMPECCABLe kitchen
Everything about this space screams perfection: the vaulted ceilings, the richness of the wooden kitchen island and the powerful dark hue.
the small pool house kitchen
Even small spaces can receive black hues if balanced properly.
The modern yet elegant black kitchen
This sleek design is very complex and beuatiful in detailing, using open shelving in an unique manner.
the industrial inspired kitchen
It’s the perfect design choice for an expansive cooker with his/hers many utensils on open display.
The concrete insertions
Concrete come sin to complement and balance the sleek glossy black cabinets.
The stripped kitchen
Stripes of hues and materials have been used as a general theme to compose this unique kitchen.
The plywood painted cabinets
In need of a makeover? Try painting your plywood cabinets in dark hues for a powerful dramatic change.
The library inspired kitchen design
If you love books as much as cooking, adopt the same design principles use din your study to your kitchen and mix the two passions.
The bold focus point
An all black kitchen line can be use din contrast with a warm wooden decor.
The golden lit kitchen design
Always remember to balance dark hues with light ones, be it natural or artificial lighting or softer materials.
the classical scandinavian design
We end up with the most lved and used kitchen design, the scandinavian inspired one, cool and cozy at the same time.
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Black kitchen designs might be a little bit out of your comfort zone, but it is incredible how many types of spaces they can fit and complement with success. Have you ever considered goign for an all black kitchen? Do you think it as a tad over the top? Feel free to share your thoughts in the comment section below.