23 wooden kitchens, modern and spectacular!

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A modern kitchen is at the top of many homeowners' wish lists, but can you really have a lot of wood in there and maintain a contemporary vibe? It's an important question to ask, as so often we see kitchens that simply don't work, as they don't have a clear directive as how they are meant to look. Well, the good news is that wooden kitchens can ABSOLUTELY look modern and fantastic, if you know how and where to use your favourite material! Kitchen planners know that wood is a staple that's here to stay and once you read our 23 reasons why it looks great in a kitchen, you will too!

1. It looks great when used in a U-shape, for maximum use of space.

3. Wood looks great everywhere in a kitchen.

4. It's so stylish as an island.

5. Unique grains look amazing en masse.

6. It can bend to a super contemporary look.

7. Wood has a natural nobility that shines in a kitchen.

8. Dark woods feel more opulent.

9. It works well with other materials.

10. Wood instills a natural harmony and balance.

11. Even just as a structural element, wood looks great!

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Hillside Farm Kitchen Two

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12. Wood in an adjoining dining room is a natural choice.

13. It contrasts well with metal appliances.

14. Creating storage is a cinch as it's so easy to work with.

15. A retro feel is easy to accomplish with it.

16. It feels so fresh with white detailing.

17. If you like natural ambience, wood is your best bet.

18. It's perfect for creating storage shelving as well!

19. You really can't ever have too much of it in one room.

20. Simple and pure, it can look so bright.

21. A little traditional wood adds a nostalgic vibe that balances out stark modernity nicely.

22. The colour choices are endless, as it accepts paint well.

23. Nothing looks as warm and inviting.

You see? Wood and kitchens are the perfect partners, whether you want a sleek contemporary finish, a warm ambiance or a nostalgic space with a touch of modernity. It's the 'do-all' material of choice!

For more wooden inspiration, take a look at this Ideabook: 6 amazing ways to incorporate wood into your interior design.

Are you thinking about a modern take on a wooden kitchen for your home now?

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