20 Timeless and Beautiful Kitchen Colour Schemes

white and gold kitchen counter

Only a handful of kitchen styles and colour schemes survive the constantly changing trends. Don’t be caught up with the latest and hottest kitchen that will soon fade out and will make your home look dated, or worse, tacky. When planning your home construction or your next kitchen renovation, know as much on kitchen timeless designs and options as you can. Then pick one that will fit your personality and style. Here are some beautiful kitchen colour schemes that stood the test of time.

1.       Classic Blues and Greys

The timeless blue and grey combination has been around for generations. The cool vibe is neutral as it is gorgeous. This is one kitchen colour scheme that’s not going away anytime soon.

blue and grey kitchen

2.       Tans and Browns

Warn and striking. The almost metallic tones give a magnificent and elegant touch to your kitchen without being too dramatic.

tan and copper tones kitchen

3.       Sunshiny Yellow

Cheery and light, yellow is perfect for your kitchen. Avoid the over-bright and tacky look by taming the yellow with touches of blue, green, or white.  

sunny yellow kitchen cabinets

4.       Warm Orange on Brown

This one is for the bold and daring! The striking combination of deep brown and warm orange is a bold statement of fierce personality and style.

brown kitchen with orange countertops

5.       Cool Grey with White

Clean, mean, and timeless. The basic white and grey palette also offer endless possibilities to highlight colourful additions – a bowl of fruit, a bunch of colourful flowers, greens, or brightly coloured dinnerware.

modern white kitchen with light grey counter

6.       Signature Red and White

Traditional and edgy. The common colour combination is both a classic and surprisingly refreshing.

minimalist white kitchen with red backsplash

7.       Natural Earth Tones

You can never go wrong with the basics, and a classic. This minimalist style speaks volumes in design and practicality. Chic without the fuss.

Scandinavian kitchen design

8.       Clean White

White kitchens have been fashionable for a long time now, and it’s here to stay. Clean, contemporary, and sensible.

small space apartment kitchen

9.       Black and Brass

Dark kitchens radiate sophistication, elegance, and a strong personality. Make your dark kitchen stylish with interesting touches of warm colours and metallic elements.

upscale dark kitchen with gold etchings

10.   Whites on Wood

The warm wood balances off the stark white and provides an interesting detail to the otherwise lacklustre room.

rustic farmhouse kitchen

11.   Blue, White, and Gold

Cool, chic, and classic.

chic blue and gold kitchen

12.   Modern Rustic

Not one to bother with paint? You can rely on the natural and beautiful wood grains to give your kitchen an amazing style. Balance off the busy patterns with natural stone and steel implements.

contemporary rustic kitchen

13.   Bright Citrus Kitchen

Bright, perky, and zesty! This kitchen style will erase even the darkest moods.

charming yellow and lime cottage kitchen

14.   Classic Black and White

The classic colour combi is ideal for any room in the house. Black and white kitchens are classy, beautiful, and elegant.

classic white kitchen with dark countertops

15.   Interesting Orange and Navy Blue

Break out of the humdrum and go extra-ordinary with this exciting navy and orange mix.

new modern orange and navy kitchen

16.   Stone and Wood Combination

Nothing is more lasting than these stylish gifts of nature.

traditional country kitchen

17.   Blue, White, and Silver

Classic white kitchen with a touch of blue. Add sparkle with silver and tone down the intense white light with baby blue walls.

classic elegant white kitchen

18.   All Shades of Grey

Steel grey, pewter, dark grey, slate, blue-grey, concrete. All shades of grey make an interesting kitchen colour pallet.

modern masculine kitchen design

19.   Green, White, and Gold

Sophisticated, impressive, and luxurious. Beautiful and timeless.

white and gold kitchen counter

20.   Cool Shades of Blue

Can’t decide on one shade of blue? Get them all! This kitchen is charming with several shades of cool blues.

designer's blue and white kitchen

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