When you are planning your kitchen décor, what is your main focus? The functionality, style and versatility of the kitchen will make your kitchen design perfect for you. While the white kitchen cabinets are continuing to be a staple, designers are coming up with their newer version of the white kitchen. And with the touch of a little bit of shades and grain, you get to have vintage white kitchen cabinets. Stunning, elegant and amazingly functional, these cabinets are a must have for your kitchen.
White the vintage cabinets will occupy the center of focus in your kitchen, you also need to get ideas on how you can create the perfect look for your kitchen. And for that, you are at the right place. In the following points, you get to see the best ideas that will make your kitchen look perfect with vintage kitchen cabinets. Take a look.
Distressed Classic Look
Do you remember the warm fuzzy feeling that you used to get when you would visit your grandmother’s home when you were a kid? Or any country home you used to love? Well, with the slightly distressed look with your antique kitchen cabinets you can create or perhaps revive the same look in your home. The distressed look, the antique handles and pulls and multiple drawers in your cabinets will make your vintage cabinets look perfect in your kitchen. Create an all white look on the wall and complete the whole thing with deep white sinks that come with the old world charm.
Choosing the Right Countertop
When you are choosing the countertop, you have to understand that the look of the kitchen will have another dominating shade with this. So, going for granite is the best option for your kitchen. Granite comes in different colors and shades. If you are planning to create a stark contrast in your décor of the kitchen, choose black or dark grey. After painting kitchen cabinet antique white, choose dark colors countertops that will create a perfectly beautiful contrasting look in your kitchen. With granite, you can go for golden brown or wooden shade for the countertops. This type of countertop will be perfect when you are planning to create a kitchen in a warm shade.
Pair it with Kitchen Island
Another very important part of your kitchen is the kitchen island. This is the main part of the work triangle in the kitchen. The kitchen island will be perfect where your family will sit around, sharing hot meals and creating cherished moments. The kitchen island can be a part of the stunning design concept too. choose a waterfall edge kitchen island with your vintage cabinets. This will be a perfect option and will give you a big space to gather around. If you are trying to break the monotony of the look, then go for brown shade for the kitchen island. Make sure when you are choosing the brown shade, keep it a bit grainy in design. This will add to the warmth and welcoming feeling of the kitchen.
When you are designing the white kitchen, go for dark flooring. A hard wood toned floor will be ideal when you want to make your kitchen look gorgeous. Make sure that the floor is traditional in its vibe. If you are looking for options in stone, then go for darker grey stones for the floor. This will help your cabinets pop visually and look amazing in the whole vintage design plan.
Having the perfect backsplash is a great idea when you want your vintage cabinets to stand out in the whole kitchen. For the backsplash, instead of creating contrast, choose the color that will be perfectly in sync with the white of your cabinets. You can go for aqua blue, grey or light green. With these choices, you will be able to create the most magnificent color scheme in your kitchen.
Choosing the Right Hardware
If you want to style your vintage white cabinets, you need to choose the right hardware for them too. When it comes to white, you will be spoilt for options. With the distressed look, go for dark grey bronze hardware and pulls. If you want to give your cabinets a little touch of contrast, go for black. For a vintage cabinet, having stunning golden brass handles and pulls can be good too.
Faucet and Sink
Any vintage kitchen has a prominent faucet and sink. For the faucet, choose the old-looking vintage industrial style and for the sink, go for white deep ones. The sinks of the vintage kitchen have always been big in size and deep. Ask the interior designers to source such a sink for your kitchen too.
Let there be Light
For the light source in the kitchen, choose steampunk style lights as they will be industrial in look and vintage in feel and vibe. It will be better that the kitchen has a big window for the natural light source.
So, what are you waiting for? Create the perfect kitchen with vintage white cabinets and style it beautifully with these ideas