Kitchen Ideas: 8 Showstopping Elements

Gray Kitchen with Statement Gold Light Fixtures - Click through for 8 showstopping elements for a kitchen design!
House & Home by Allison Willson

Even if you have the most humble of kitchens, you can incorporate a variety of special details to turn it into a space you’ll love. Whether you add just a few or even all of these featured kitchen ideas, each one can contribute something unique to any kitchen remodel.

There are so many ways to bring style and personality to a kitchen. No wonder each post in this kitchen remodel series has been so fun for me! It might have to be the series that will never end! :) Kitchen ideas forever!

Today in our Best of the Best series, here are eight elements for a showstopping kitchen remodel.

Striped Runner in the Kitchen - Mark D Sikes House - Click through for 8 showstopping elements for a kitchen design!
House Beautiful

1. Patterns
accent rugs
unique backsplash
patterned or shaped tile
shades or curtains
fabrics

Statement Lighting in the Kitchen - Bungalow Magazine -Click through for 8 showstopping elements for a kitchen design!Bungalow Magazine / Photo by Jared Tseng

2. Statement Lighting

Oversized (but appropriately scaled) pendants
Stylish sconces
Chandelier
Lanterns
Lamps
Under cabinet lighting

kitchen ideas White Kitchen with Shiplap - Click through for 8 showstopping elements for a kitchen design!Southern Living

3. Metal accents

hardware
faucet
metal barstools
lighting
pots and pans on display
a vintage fan or accessories

Light Green White and Wood Kitchen - Green Gray Cabinets - Click through for 8 showstopping elements for a kitchen design!
Design Sponge

4. Wood accents
floors
counters
cutting boards
light fixture with wood beads
woven baskets
trim pieces
shelves

Gray Black and White Kitchen - Inset Niche Above Stove - Click through for 8 showstopping elements for a kitchen design!My Domaine / Elle Decoration

5. Custom details
 
a wall niche
decorative tile
glass cabinet doors
special hardware
crown molding

Kitchen Ideas Beautiful White Kitchen by Brooke Wagner - Wood Beams and Statement Lighting - Click through for 8 showstopping elements for a kitchen design!
Brooke Wagner Designs

6. Comfort layers
barstools & chairs
dining table
roman shade
rugs
accent lighting
freestanding cabinets

The Inspired Room Kitchen Design - Click through for 8 showstopping elements for a kitchen design!The Inspired Room

7. Charming accessories

 framed art
chalkboard
pitchers and vases
trays
baskets

clocks
open shelves for books or dish collections

Kitchen Ideas - Arched Doorway Into Kitchen - Archway - Jessica Helgerson Interior Design - Click through for 8 showstopping elements for a kitchen design!Jessica Helgerson Interior Design

 8. Architectural detail

arched doors
wood beams
paneling on walls or ceilings
trim work 
wood, stone or tile
special countertops
covered hood

Kitchen Ideas - 8 Showstopping Elements - The Inspired Room

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