Country kitchens typically have a light and airy feel.
White will keep the space looking nice and clean.
Choose yellow to impart a cheery look.
When in doubt, the right tan will add warmth to your space.
Try going trendy with hot colors like mint green.
Most country kitchens traditionally have an island.
Consider adding extras, such as a farmhouse sink, to your island.
Let your island bring a pop of color to the room.
Setting stools under an island creates an instant breakfast bar.
If you have enough space, you can have both an island and a breakfast bar.
Open shelving allows you to display your wares.
Add a buffet to the room for extra storage.
Hang pots and pans to add visual interest to the space.
Leave cabinets open for easy access.
Think about adding open shelving to an island.
Make sure wood has a place in your country kitchen.
Looking for ways to create your dream country kitchen? We at housetohome.co.uk couldn’t think of anyone better to ask than Rhoda Parry, Editor of Country Homes and Interiors magazine.
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