Black and white is a classic color combo that works pretty much anywhere, but we happen to think it’s especially nice in the kitchen. Here, for your inspiration, 15 incredibly stylish kitchens that use contrast to their advantage. Whether they have a minimalist or boho vibe, these kitchens keep black and white chic rather than dreary.
This kitchen was transformed from a dated brown to a bold black and white. Between the quartz countertop, gold pulls, and open shelving, we’re sold.
We love the white uppers and black lowers in this kitchen. The wood countertop adds some warmth to marry the two, creating a look that’s perfectly Scandi-boho.
In this kitchen, all-white cabinets and countertops contrast perfectly against black honeycomb tiles. And we love the natural touch the wooden open shelving adds.
Check out the unique black island that stands in contrast to the white cabinets. It’s actually a hand-carved dresser with a Carrara marble counter the homeowner scored on Craigslist. The white subway tile backsplash with black grout brings the whole look together.
How stunning is the waterfall countertop on this kitchen’s island? It pairs flawlessly with the black slab cabinets.
This kitchen nails minimalist style with its monochrome look. The homeowners were inspired by stark styles found in Brutalist architecture and Icelandic design.
Between the open shelving and the island’s Carrara marble waterfall countertop, we’re obsessed with this kitchen. The lower cabinets are from IKEA, but their solid wood black doors are from SemiHandmade.
If you’re looking for boho and eclectic, copy this plant-filled kitchen in Buenos Aires, Argentina. This renter-friendly design utilizes removable vinyl wallpaper for the cabinets and backsplash.
Black cabinets are balanced with a white sink and walls in this kitchen. The wood countertops, shelves, and floor add a natural feel.
White subway tile, black cabinets, and open shelving oh-my! The wood flooring and island countertop in this kitchen warm things up.