The choice of the color is one of the most determinant aspect to consider if you want to redesign your kitchen. One of the most popular décor nowadays is dark kitchen cabinets, along with dark floors.
As you might know, cabinet is a substantial element of the kitchen which can influence kitchen look. Equipped with backsplash and dark wall color schemes, the kitchen will be attractive. It’s not only the design of cabinet which responsible for kitchen look, but also the color play.
Dark kitchen cabinets will actually be amazing, but it could be more elegant if combined with different color and appliances. With light countertops for example, it will create a contrast look from any point of view. You can still get the same feeling with white appliances.
Even for dark cabinets, you can get the best vibe by combining it with granite and various bright color. For example, you can arrange your kitchen with white island at the middle and dark floors surround it, or even with grey floors. You will have the best kitchen by applying it.
So, here are dark kitchen cabinets with different color schemes you can try.
1. Enclosed Black Kitchen
This kitchen is actually using old design back in 1960s but transformed into something wonderful using a dominant black with grey floors. It plays as a clear boundary for kitchen space to other room.
The black color is not only found at the wall, but also applied to the ceiling. At a glance, this design offers continuity look between black element at the kitchen.
While everything is painted in black, the countertops, shelving unit, and cabinet are using different color schemes. It still using the original rustic color to create a contrast look.
2. Dark Stained Kitchen Cabinets
One of the best advantage of dark kitchen is the ability to create a high-end allure that every homeowners love. You might know that applying dark color is a bold decision.
But you will gladly happy with your decision if you follow this kitchen design. The key from this design is not to plunge everything at once, just try to do it smoothly and differently.
The dark shade cabinet is incorporated with grey floors to create a unity look. Take an example from the island and the flooring which using the same color ideas.
3. Modern Farmhouse Kitchen
Even for most the time white is always synonymously with modern, but black color can also play the same role. Take this example of modern farmhouse kitchen as your guidance.
This kitchen is using combination of two colors, black and white. The series of cabinetry is painted in black while some appliances is colored in white along with light countertops.
Several luxurious features are applied in here such as white electric stove and coffee brewer. With this modern atmosphere, you will have the best time while cooking here.
4. Dark Bold Kitchen Color
Just like a white countertop above black kitchen cabinet, white backsplash and wall color can provide the same vibe. Here is the best example how to make it.
The vivid color at the wall offers a dramatic backdrop for this kitchen since the cabinet is painted in dark grey. Besides a dramatic vibe, this cabinet also looks practical and neat.
The green accent makes the space more alive while the red accent gives a chic vibe to the whole space. If you pay attention, the color at the open shelving using the same color as the flooring.
5. Black and Red Retro Kitchen
You cannot deny that every retro kitchen has long lasting style since coming from the past. In order to avoid you get stuck with the old time, try to mix and match the color.
One of the trick is by installing black shaker cabinets with different style of appliance. As you can see, the red oven is a brand new with vintage style.
The white countertops with backsplash and the white subway tiles at the wall provides a different impression to entire space which plays as a perfect backdrop for the kitchen.
6. Contrast Kitchen Cabinet
If you are deciding to use a black color at the cabinet, try to incorporated with white color to create a contrast vibe. You will have a wonderful kitchen with striking effect.
As you can feel from this picture, with white island countertop and white wall looks amazing against the dark color at the cabinet. Just with two colors, you will have the most adorable kitchen.
In order to calm down the atmosphere between black and white, try to add dark grey accent to the room. In this case, the flooring is considered as a calm-down agent.
7. Black Paneled Kitchen
The basic ideas of this kitchen is using an old and antique kitchen design into a modern era like nowadays. It provides unique look as well as different compared to other design.
Overall result of this design is pretty modern, especially with white island at the middle. The countertop is built from marble that provides a sleek white look for every inches.
The series of cabinets remain adorable since using old design, along with shelving unit. While the kitchen countertop using rustic wooden panel which gives a contrast to the black wall.
8. Rustic and Dark Kitchen Cabinets
A black kitchen cabinet is a great option to apply if you are frequently spill your drink for every reasons. A black color will hide those spillages from becoming noticeable.
Even using black color to entire design is kindly great, but in order to build a warm atmosphere, try to use different material and color at the countertops.
This rustic countertop stands beautifully above the black cabinet to contrast against the wall with light floors. The same rustic touch can be found at the open shelving.
9. Pitch Modern Black Kitchen
The real dark kitchen cabinets must use black color schemes at everything. If you don’t know how to do it perfectly, take this example as your guidance.
This is a pitch modern black kitchen that absolutely black, but using different hues and shades of black. It has a sleek appearance at every element, be it wall, island countertop, and even chairs.
The cabinet has six-foot tall that derived from wooden material, while the black island is made from granite at the surface. With granite on it, this island looks sleekly amazing.
10. Sleek and Modern Dark Cabinet
While minimalism design might be arisen due to small space, but on a large scale kitchen, you still have a chance to apply it. This is a great example of how to use simple design in large kitchen.
The sleek effect of this black cabinet offers an elegant taste, while the modern aspect gives a practical allure when it comes the time to cook. It has natural effect since using a rustic style at countertops.
In order to make the kitchen remains alive, avoid to use dark appliances and dark floors. If you insist to do such, you will create a gloomy kitchen atmosphere.
11. Colorful Dark Glossy Kitchen
Even you are applying a dark theme at your kitchen, you still have a chance to combine with other color. It will work perfectly for every color of the rainbow.
The basic ideas of this kitchen is using glossy black theme at the whole space. While the rainbow color is applied beautifully at every doors of floating kitchen cabinets.
Combined with light floors, the glossy appearance is more thickened since it using different shade of hues. While the rainbow color gives a distinguish feeling among the black.
12. Teal and Black Kitchen Space
Some homeowners are avoiding to use black doff for many reasons. It’s dead color which you cannot make any adjustment on it. But this design proves you on the contrary.
The overall design is quite simple actually. You won’t find any sophisticated appliances or any fancy decorative ornament and dark floors as you might see in other design.
The only element that painted in white is the countertop, while the rest is pure black. To make it fun, a colorful patterned carpet then added to the room.
13. Chic Black Backsplash Kitchen
Perhaps you are not going to believe that this kitchen is made entirely from wooden material. Especially with its sleek look, it should be made from metal or iron material.
This is a cheap version of glossy kitchen along with backsplash that entirely made from wood. It covered by sleek finishing to create a stunning look to the whole surface.
To create a distinctive look between the kitchen and surrounding area, the wall color is painted in white. It’s not only differentiate, but also creates a contrast look.
14. Open Dark Flooring Kitchen
With some refinement, you can transform your kitchen area becomes a central living area. So, besides having a living room, you have other options to hold a family event.
To do that, you must have a large size of kitchen area, just like you see at this picture. It contains a white island, large size dinner table, a series of black cabinetry, and some fancy appliances.
About the style, it consisting of various style with light wood floors at the base. With this arrangement and everything inside it, this kitchen could be other options for family gathering.
15. Custom Black Kitchen Cabinet
Even for bright kitchen space, you still have a chance to incorporate it with black cabinetry. The key is to use custom black kitchen cabinet that focused in one area.
This design provides a simple custom black cabinet that located entirely in one side of the kitchen area. The focus is to fulfil one area with huge size of cabinet to cover entire wall.
Since it has minimalist design, avoid to use with white appliances right at the cabinet. Try to use the same color pattern if you want to add other appliances and tools.
16. Black Marble Kitchen Countertop
For minimalist apartment and busy homeowner, the best kitchen design to incorporate is black marble kitchen countertop. It will bring different taste to the whole room.
Looking at this design, you will see that this design is very modern and welcoming, suitable for busy people who needs practical kitchen and easy to clean.
By having this kitchen, you can avoid spending your time here by cleaning it after you used. With backsplash that is made from black marble, you have the best material to deal with this obstacle.
17. Black and Yellow Kitchen Cabinet
Even with only dark theme you can have a stunning kitchen, but you can get more if you combine with other color like yellow. Take a look at this picture for your example.
This combination provides an attractive warm feeling to entire place. This 1970s kitchen design is incorporated with yellow kitchen island and cabinets.
Add more with terra-cotta brick flooring which provides a feeling of coziness surround the space. The key is to put a black as wall color, then yellow at some appliances.
18. Black Kitchen with Marble Backsplash
This black kitchen is a combination between kitchen and library. Here at the right corner, you will see a bunch of book that arranged nicely beyond the stove.
With white appliances, in this case is stove, it creates streamlined look to the white marble countertops. While every element at this room is painted in black with different hues.
Even using the dark theme as the base, but the wall is painted in white. Overall, it’s like black and white kitchen while brown color is just to accentuate the entire look.
19. Glossy and Matte Black Kitchen
With its simple appearance, you must know that this type of black kitchen design is mostly applied on modern apartment. Though, it’s also work for any small kitchen area.
The entire design is using matte black cabinet incorporated with glossy tile that applied in vertical way. Here you can find a metal appliances mixing with other black element.
This kitchen also using black island that placed at side to save the space while the countertop using rustic style. With grey floors, every black color beyond it will be noticeable.
20. Black Wood Kitchen Cabinets
For the most, the L-shaped kitchen design is a popular option to apply when it comes to open kitchen plan. It will give you an inviting and welcoming feeling at any case.
This black wood kitchen cabinets using L-shaped at its base. As you can see, the cabinet provides plenty hidden storages in nice way. Add more with open cabinetry that incorporating different style.
It more amazing since this kitchen equipped with geometric pattern as the background. With light wood floors at the ground, everything beyond will be perfectly stand out.
21. Industrial Dark Kitchen
You can incorporate a dark kitchen with other décor style, let’s say a vintage and industrial vibe. Take a look at this picture to get the best example of it.
This kitchen is actually a mash-up of industrial style and vintage pieces with modern design. Though, this kitchen is still the best both for appearance and functionality.
With light countertops, this kitchen provides the best color schemes and unique look since using a couple of vintage chairs with rustic look, the same style that can be found at barn door and light.
22. Textured Black Kitchen
You will see a unique combination from this design. At front, you will notice that the table dinner is applying a clean and practical white design, while the rest is pretty different.
The cooking space itself is painted in black, even the wall is left with unfinished style. The bar table style plays as clear separator between two style at this design.
Though the floor using the same bright color. With light floors like this, it will create continuity and streamlined look to entire space. So, it’s a different but remains one.
23. Black Painted Kitchen
It will refresh your mind once you stepping your foot here, and you will always get some new ideas while cooking at this black painted kitchen. It’s very elegant, even just black.
So, the basic design is to use a black color as many as possible to every element at the kitchen. Though, you can avoid that some appliances are already designed in white color.
As you can see, the stove and the kitchen sink are colored in white. As with granite at kitchen sink, it’s pretty hard to find other color except white, so don’t afraid to use it.
24. Modern Masculine Kitchen Vibe
The basic idea of this kitchen design is to create a comfortable space for cooking with masculine vibe surrounding the room, and everything at this room is depicted nicely.
The key is to use some timeless kitchen appliances with different shades and colors. The coal cabinet plays as the best anchor for this cooking space along with white island.
The exposed brick gives a bold statement about encouragement which is synonymously with masculine aspect. It more wonderful since this kitchen is equipped with pendant light features.
25. Brown and Black Kitchen
A modern look with comfortable feeling are something that mostly need from kitchen space. This cooking space is the exemplary of the aspect that already mentioned.
From the top, the matte cabinet is using a chrome hardware to guarantee the life span. While the countertops and the backsplash are very gorgeous since it made from marble.
The best thing about this design is about the luxurious brown lather from the chairs which provides elegant look. With dark floors, this kitchen space is perfect for any occasion.
26. Two Tone Dark Kitchen
Having a kitchen with a single color, just white or black, sometime feels boring and too stark. To avoid this such feeling, one way is to combine between those two colors.
This amazing kitchen is using two tone at its base. The black color is then applied at the bottom cabinet, while the white color is applied to entire room to bring a contrast.
Because it only using two tone, you don’t have to add some sophisticated appliances. Avoid some fancy furniture and dark floors to get the best appearance of two tone kitchen.
27. Elegant Black Marble Kitchen
This elegant black kitchen is absolutely brimming, especially with its edgy idea. The clean and crisp cabinet is resulted from modern and classic style combinations.
The backsplash has unique white pattern which is made from marble material, as well as the open shelving cabinet. This material offers an elegant look since has sleek appearance.
To create a contrast look, the designer using a different color schemes with light countertops. This kitchen more elegant since it equipped with pendant light features.
28. Beautiful Two Tone Dark Kitchen
To avoid a gloomy feeling and dark appearance at dark kitchen, one way to do is by applying other color accent. In this design, a white color is picked to avoid dark atmosphere.
The design is actually simple as everything is painted in black. A white accent is applied on the countertops, along with kitchen sink as a contrast agent.
With granite material, this countertop has a natural white color with unique texture on it. Going down at the flooring, it using an oak wood that painted in rustic style.
29. Black Kitchen with Weathered Island
This is amazing kitchen design for every aspect. The entire design of this kitchen is actually constructed from wooden panel that painted using different scheme.
At the cabinetry, a black color dominating in every details. While the island along with entire flooring using the original color, which also known for weathered look.
With light wood floors, this kitchen has united look beginning at the island to the whole room. A single pendant lighting feature provides a proper amount of light.
By seeing at those designs, you know that dark kitchen cabinets can fit perfectly with any theme, even with bright color. Some design shows that even with light floors, the dark cabinets still look adorable, both appearance and functionality.
No matter you redesign your kitchen with dark floors or even with light wood floors, you can still achieve the best form of dark kitchen cabinets in your house.