More and more people have to live in flats and small houses. This is very normal, especially if you intend to live in the city. This has made ​​all the rooms of the house are smaller, forcing interior designers and interior shops to find new solutions to new needs. The kitchen decor is no exception, so the modern kitchenettes have gained popularity in recent years

The white color: helps to gain space and light

The white color helps to gain space and lightOne of the protagonist’s colors in decorating small modern kitchens is white. White helps achieve a very powerful visual effect: the space seems larger.

Small modern KitchenSo the white is used in many kitchens of small size. With white color we empower natural light, which can help a lot if we lack windows.

white kitchensThe white kitchens manage to convey elegance, simplicity and tranquility.


Open kitchen by a bar or island

Open kitchen by a bar or islandThe open kitchens are typical models of small modern kitchens. The fact open to the dining and living space, without the need for partitioning, gets wider spaces.



The American barsIt is a widely used especially in small apartments, studios and lofts idea. Saving space on the walls, some environments may actually earn tiny space. The American bars are best used to separate areas between kitchen and living room or dining room.

Open kitchenIn small modern kitchens there are many ways to open the kitchen to the dining room. In a U-shaped kitchen you can open part of a wall to visually expand the space.

The kitchen islandsThe kitchen islands can also serve as a physical separator in the small modern kitchens.


Kitchen Furniture to Improve Storage

Kitchen furnitureIn the decoration of small kitchens, ways to make storage space are high cabinets and kitchen furniture to the ceiling. The higher, the more you can save them.



High cabinets and kitchenWe can use a wall to put all the cabinets and furniture. In modern kitchens, it is common appliances are part of the furniture themselves, as they are integrated into them.

The Layout in a Small Kitchen

The Layout in a Small KitchenIf you’re designing your future kitchen or want to remodel the one you have now, the first thing you should do is think about the distribution. From the needs that you need to fulfill your kitchen and depending on the shape of the room, you can use a distribution or another. If it is square, you’ll be able to put the L-shaped furniture and use the free wall for a small office.



Modern and functional kitchenWe must be very intelligent when it comes to distributing all elements in space that will occupy our kitchen, if we do well, we will achieve a modern and functional kitchen that meets the basic requirements without problems.



Plan of kitchenThe best way to optimize space is to do it intelligently. Make a plan of your kitchen with plugs and all other elements that are fixed and Design it taking into account these parameters.

Long and wide kitchenIf your kitchen is long and wide enough, one of the models of kitchen that you can consider is the type of hall, placing items in the two adjoining walls.

Contrasts with the color

New kitchen designsIn the new kitchen designs, the color has a fundamental role. Despite the white furniture and walls, the color can give much life to a kitchen.



Splashes of color in kitchenThe splashes of color are ideal especially for creating fun and funky look.


Contrast in kitchenIt is not necessary to abuse contrast, we can get interesting combinations using pastels.


Black and white KitchenBut one of the most popular contrasts, is the black and white. The contrast between these two colors is elegant and if done well, can give us a harmony difficult to achieve otherwise.



Floor and wall dashboardThese contrasts can be achieved with accessories or other elements such as floor and wall dashboard. In any case, the combination of the two colors is modern and contemporary.

White kitchen furnitureWhite kitchen furniture with a black top, a classic and simple way to get small contrast in modern kitchens.

The designer kitchenWe can also use colors that are not very common in conventional kitchens like gold is used in this picture, gold color offered feeling of luxury and modernity.

Stainless Steel and Metallic Accessories.

Stainless steel artIn the small modern kitchens, usually chosen stainless steel art. Stainless steel can also be present in the cabinets and furniture, even on the dashboard and the counter.

Hygiene and cleanlinessThe metallic color usually associated with hygiene and cleanliness, also reminds the luxury for its resemblance to silver.

Industrial style kitchenThe metallic color can also be very present in an industrial-style kitchen as one of its features is just that: the role of the metal.

Metallic silver and dashboardsThe metallic silver and dashboards is a tendency for modern kitchens.

Wall board for a modern kitchen

Small kitchenAnother idea you can look for your small kitchen is to use one wall as a blackboard. It is an original and pragmatic idea. Here you can point the weekly calendar, menu, shopping list … It’s a fun idea and can help give a fresh and youthful touch.



A small kitchen adapted to your space and shape

A small kitchen adapted to your space and shapeIn small spaces kitchens must conform to the shape of the structure of the house, for example in an apartment on top of a building, it is possible that the roof is sloping. In these cases, we must adapt our small kitchen design the shape of it.


shelves and modular furnitureA good way to capitalize on such walls is to place shelves and modular furniture that fit perfectly to small spaces.


Minimalism and modern kitchens

Minimalism and modern kitchensThe minimalist and modern style have many features in common. In general, contemporary kitchens you can see cupboards, straight and organic lines and shortages of ornaments. The important thing is pragmatism and functionality.


Torres Cooking, A Modern Concept

Torres cooking, a modern concept



Separate dining room or kitchen

Separate dining room or kitchenAs we have said, a way to get a small kitchen seem larger, keep it open to living room. But that does not mean that we do not seek a way to separate the different environments. One way to achieve this, the color of the ground. This is a visual separator, but the optical effect is very potent.



Breakfast bar or a kitchen islandAnother way to get separate rooms, is a breakfast bar or a kitchen island. Such separators are physical but they help make a real difference without cluttering the space.



carpetWith a carpet we can also get a distinct space, depending on the shape of the kitchen will be more or less narrow, elongated etc.


Combine Modern Style with Other Styles

Combines Modern StyleAt present there are a large number of decorative styles of fashion. Ideally you should combine a modern style with touches of industrial style. It can be a great alternative.



light rustic touches

A modern style combined with light rustic touches is an ideal combination for cottages.