Who said that small kitchen is just bad because of the limited space? You know that a small kitchen can be dazzling too if you know how to organize the stuff or to decorate it well. The popular design for a small kitchen nowadays is the farmhouse style. Do you wish to have one for your small kitchen too? Let’s take a look for some ideas, shall we?
1. Brick for the Trick
You can have a little bit fun with the wall in your kitchen. Put some bricks there and paint it the same as your cabinets. You will have a contrastive texture on your kitchen and if you use the shiny-surface brick, it will be easier to clean. To make it look spacious, you can use bright colors such as white so your small kitchen will not be small anymore.
2. Woods in the Kitchen with Color Rule
Woods in the kitchen always bring some more joy. You get different texture and, of course, different color. You can put woods as an accent in your kitchen such as in the floor, or at the top of your counter, even, you can use a wooden kitchen island. The color rule is 60-30-10 with 30 is for the woods and the 60 is the paint. Make sure you paint the kitchen with bright color so the woods can be a pop in your kitchen.
3. Open the Cabinet – Close the Sink
Well, the trademark of farmhouse kitchen is the open cabinet. The open cabinet will make your kitchen seems roomy and you can see all of your stuff – no more forgetting that you have something again. You can also adjust the size of the cabinet so you will not ended up having too big or to small cabinets. Then, you can close the sink to hide the trash or your mess there. Many prefer doors but putting up a curtain there is cute too.
4. Say Yes to This Kitchen Island
When you have a small kitchen, a kitchen island in the middle may not be preferable. You just want to make some free spaces so you can move easily, and a kitchen island may be on your way. However, it you find this rolling cart, you can turn it as a kitchen island or a mini table if you have a guest or you can roll it away if you don’t need it. So, say yes to this kind of kitchen island.
5. Rustic Farmer’s Market
You can décor your kitchen as you wish, including by putting some signs on your walls. When you have a farmhouse design kitchen then, why not hanging a farmer’s market sign? It goes well with the rustic concept by placing woods here and there. However, you can also put other signs or go crazy if you want to.
6. Organize Your Things
What will make small space seem overwhelming? Not-organized things around. So, if you want to have a nice kitchen make sure you organize everything well, including the pots, pans, mugs, and everything you have. You can make them as decorations on your open shelf and if you can organize them well you will be pleased with the look. Ensure yourself to always put it back where it supposed to be after you use it so your kitchen will not be in mess again.
7. Maximize the Height
If you have a small kitchen maybe the only option is going up. You can have more storage up to the ceiling. However, it may not be easy to access those storages especially if you have a high ceiling. You can use a library ladder to reach the storage just like the ladder in the library. Pssst! You can also hang some towels to dry them up on the ladder.
8. Repurposed Things
What is special about this design is that you can make an unused thing purposeful again. You may get these things free and if you have your creative mind with you, these things can wonderfully décor your kitchen as well as being useful.
9. Bold Color in Some Areas
What makes your kitchen a farmhouse kitchen is the selection of things. You may find the Aga stove is a perfect one to make your kitchen more farmhouse design like. However, you can put the cold colour on the stove or here and there to make your kitchen light-up and not so monotonous.
10. Vintage Sink in Action
A vintage thing will definitely go well with the farmhouse design. You can put some touch of vintage on your tableware, the cabinet design, or on your sink. This vintage sink will automatically attract the attention and maybe will bring some wonderful memories.
11. The Warm of a Family
There will be nothing more important than your family and you can show it in your kitchen. Although your kitchen may not look Instagramable because of different furniture, colours, or things exist in your kitchen but they definitely show the warm of having a family with good memories in it.
12. Strong Vibe Kitchen
This small yet has strong vibe kitchen maybe what you are looking for. The touch of deep blue colour gives the kitchen a strong and dramatic vibe. The ceiling-height cabinets also look strong with a square imagery. This is a dream kitchen where you can show your strong side.
13. Make It Cheerful
There is nothing wrong with yellow color in your kitchen since it will give you a nice cheerful color to your kitchen. A farmhouse kitchen design doesn’t always need to be white or other boring colors. You can give splash of yellow color in your kitchen so soon after entering your kitchen your mood will be lifted up.
14. Details are the Keys
Giving your kitchen small details can be the main attraction. Look at this design! The small details of the cabinet knobs are fabulous. The colors are also matching with the lamp covers so it will make a nice touch in the white color kitchen. Applying wood on the floor and also on the stool also give a nice effect to the kitchen too.