5 Modern Kitchen Design Ideas for 2020
The gold standard of a luxury home starts with great kitchen design ideas-great design, function and aesthetic appeal.
To realize the dream of a unique luxury kitchen for our clients, we accentuate their personal style while remaining true to the signature features of luxury modern design–in other words, taking your vision and our experience and creativity, fusing them together, and creating an exceptional design that elevates your kitchen to become so much more than the standard space for pantries and cookware.
Modern luxury design is all about precise specifications, so we’re spotlighting the top five innovative kitchen design elements that we believe enhance the luxury, functionality, and aesthetic appeal of our premium kitchen styles.
Let In The Light
Luxury modern design is typically characterized by clean lines, sleek design and simplicity.
While these three factors certainly aid in creating the ultimate luxury kitchen, we believe a fourth element is imperative to tie a luxury kitchen together–plenty of natural light.
A posh, luxury kitchen can feel airless and a bit gloomy without plenty of opportunity for natural light to stream in and tactfully reflect to warm and liven up the room. Floor-to-ceiling glass, large windows, and even interior glass design can help to allow for ample natural light to flow in, ensuring your space appears and feels inviting, crisp and clean, and more luxurious.
Play With Styles & Textures
Luxury modern kitchen design–in fact, luxury modern residential design in general–is typically punctuated by sleek industrial elements.
Luxury design done right thoughtfully blends styles and textures in a way that warms and complements the industrial aspects, bringing together the highest level of modern luxury. Whether it’s a pop of color in your design, a carefully selected cabinet material, or a unique marble countertop, meshing styles and textures creates a remarkable kitchen that stands out as magnificently uncommon.
Seamlessly Integrate Function & Dazzling Design
A true sign of a modern, luxury kitchen is its ability to delicately lead with high-end functionality and crown those elements with an aesthetic flair.
Integrating kitchen appliances–ovens, refrigerators, microwaves, and more–into your walls and countertops creates that signature luxury look that emphasizes function and layout and keeps the modern theme at the forefront of the design.
Opt for Aesthetic Pantries & Cabinets
Luxury modern kitchens ensure that every facet is both fashionable and functional–this most definitely includes pantries and cabinets.
The storage spaces in your luxury kitchen have so much design potential and options should be explored so they can become much more than their function. Opt for statement pantries and cabinets as part of your luxurious space to harmoniously unite the kitchen’s design.
Spacious, Open Layouts
Gone are the days of closed-off rooms and boxed-in layouts.
Make your kitchen a majestic part of your residence by focusing on a modern, open layout that seamlessly merges with the rest of your home. Creating a bright, light open space that flows with your home’s functionality and style will make your kitchen an integral part of your home.
If you enjoy our articles discussing the leading elements of modern kitchen design, we encourage your to peruse our archive of Phil Kean Kitchens articles that dive even deeper into our thoughtful, contemporary kitchen design. Interested in even more information on our modern kitchen styles? Please also view our portfolio that offers an enhanced glimpse of some of our past luxury kitchen designs as well as modern inspiration for your dream luxury kitchen.