Designing with Dark Cabinets: 26 Kitchens to Inspire

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Truly one of its kind, this kitchen design features lighter cabinets with a dark island surrounded by dark chairs. The light brown cabinets against the brick walls are accentuated with the above and below cabinet lighting. The vent hood over the stove and the appliances tie in nicely with the darker island and the countertops. The use of greenery in addition to the glass-paned cabinets adds ample color throughout the kitchen


A modern kitchen that features a television and a workstation for a laptop, this black and white kitchen is sophisticated. The black cabinets are contrasted against a light ecru wall with white trim and lighter floor tile. Black and white marble countertops and the tiled backsplash behind the workstation serve to finish off the design.

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