How to use colour to set the tone of your home – Ruba Jaajaa, Cosentino colour expert and showroom manager
News, Top Trends
August 21, 2015
Your kitchen is a multi-purpose space that easily transitions from the place in your home to make a mess to the place where you indulge with friends and family. It’s the focal point of any home and should be a place to enjoy and a reflection of your own personal style. Below are some tips to show you different ways to use colour to create the individual look for your kitchen and home that you’ve always wanted!
With a classical neutral colour palette, you can never go a-miss! A neutral kitchen provides the perfect balance of simplicity and elegance, creating a light and airy space that helps make your kitchen look and feel more spacious. Neutral tones work as the perfect starting point to create a style that can carry through different rooms within your home and can be easily updated as trends change.
For a bolder design, black surfaces add a touch of drama, with kitchen island bench the perfect component to create a truly show-stopping kitchen. The dark contrast will create an urbane impression, mirroring the modern style of home which is very on trend at the moment. It’s a new style which will instantly revamp your kitchen. The Dekton Domus or Sirius solid finish would be the perfect fit to become the masterpiece of your kitchen.
If you’re looking to give your kitchen and home a more contemporary vibe, highlight vibrant accents against those solid backdrops! You can do this by choosing a simple colour scheme, perhaps some bold additions and then select a bright colour to use as your feature wall. By contrasting these colours, you will definitely see those distinctive tones come through in your home!
Finally, variety is the spice of life – and important to keep in mind in the kitchen. A mix of textures will complement and contrast your colour scheme, adding subtle interest to the overall look. An ultra matt finish on your countertop will add a chic note to your kitchen. Meanwhile the Silestone suede finish allows for numerous styles, from a classical look to a more industrial tone.
These easy colour tips and tricks will instantly improve your kitchen and home, for a space that reflects your own personal style and feel. At the end of the day it’s important to create a space that you and your family will enjoy, so be bold!