Kitchen Decorating Styles

Decorate your kitchen to bring charm and appeal to this hardworking room. Browse our ideas for every decorating style and every type of kitchen—from spacious to small. Our hundreds of kitchen photos will inspire you to try new colors, incorporate decorative accents, and give your kitchen a makeover you'll love for years to come. Learn the characteristics of specific styles and how to re-create the looks you see in our favorite kitchen remodels. From putting the smallest details into place to determining the overall scheme of your kitchen, tips from our kitchen design experts will help you make decisions with confidence. We have the decorating inspiration you need to get your kitchen makeover started, whether you love the traditional style—with stately colors and finishes and plenty of classic details—or if cottage is your favorite—with beaded board, weathered finishes, and soft colors—or if modern is your style of choice—with clean lines, metal finishes, and cool colors. If you're looking to define your style, take our decorating personality quiz. Answer a few questions about your preferences and we'll match you with a decorating personality and identify decor ideas that suit your style perfectly.

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Polished Stainless-Steel Cabinetry Adds Spectacular Shine to This Kitchen
A mix of metals and sheens infuses a Michigan kitchen with irresistible glamour.
Natural Materials Lend Rugged Texture and Style to This Alabama Kitchen
A mix of marble, fieldstone, and wood marries beautifully in an Alabama kitchen and gathering area.
Breathtaking Mountain Views Distinguish This Remodeled Colorado Kitchen
A renovation gives this Colorado kitchen peak function and awe-inspiring views.
Brass Accents and Polished Marble Lend Shimmer to This Elegant Alabama Kitchen
A renovated kitchen pours on the function—without losing its smooth, refined flavor.
10 Minimalist Kitchens with Stunning Modern Style
These pared-down designs pack in tons of personality.

More Kitchen Decorating Styles

A Kitchen Remodel Blends Historical Details with Modern Elegance Inside an 1864 Home
A respectful renovation brings the kitchen in an old home into the 21st century.
Modern Design Meets Rustic Architecture in This Colorado Kitchen
This sleek and chic kitchen nestles perfectly in its lofty, lodgy mountain chalet setting.
Open Storage and a Pop of Purple Modernize This Sleek Nashville Kitchen

Designer Chad James reenvisions the kitchen of a 1948 Music City home for Rascal Flatts guitarist Joe Don Rooney and his family.