New year, new kitchen tendencies. While minimalism and rose gold appliances were huge for 2018, the new year is bringing in a few unique ideas for the heart of the household. If you are arranging a kitchen reno--or only want to get inspired--you need to understand what designers are doing for 2019. We spoke with some of our trusted sources to hear what they're seeing--and installingthis season.
"I really like the swing toward daring colored cabinetry rather than the anticipated white," designer Danielle Rollins tells House Beautiful. "It actually gives a kitchen a character and finish. "Denise McGaha agrees, saying she's using colour on walls, cabinets, and even appliances (like a plum-colored LaCanche range she's now installing for one lucky client). Need a push? What is this pantry by Jim Dove for inspiration
2. Minty Fresh
Even more specifically, designers say mint green is the colour du jour. "Everyone seems to want light green cabinetry," states Jennifer Beek Hunter, demonstrating this kitchen by Young Huh from 2012 is still piled in style.
3. Natural Stone
To balance out all this colour, incorporate natural elements. In accordance with Los Angeles-based Natalie Meyers,"individuals are falling in love with the subjective canvases painted by Mother Nature and utilizing natural stone beyond countertops. Designers are ongoing the stone material to waterfall edges and tall backsplashes." Sometimes they carry the stone all the way to the ceiling, and you can even fabricate drawer fronts and hood vent covers from natural stone.
4. Matte Black Everything
Meanwhile, as cupboards are getting warmer, some appliances are carrying another sort of remarkable turn. "Matte black fixtures and hardware are increasing in popularity," Meyers says. "What was a minimal and stark option in all white contemporary kitchens is now a fun approach to subtly add contrast to timber cabinets and much more traditional, Shaker-style kitchens"
5. High Tech
1 fashion designer Niki Papadopoulos doesn't see going anywhere is"technology effortlessly incorporated into appliances," she states. The perfect example? Samsung's Family Hub fridge, which includes a touchscreen display, inside cameras, and WiFi connectivity, so it is possible to search recipes in the fridge, see what's inside while you are shopping, and leave reminders and notes to family members. Doesn't get much smarter than that.