7 Ways to Bring Fresh Mediterranean Style to Your Kitchen (8 photos)
Mediterranean style has long been a popular interior design choice for kitchens, but lately the Mediterranean styled kitchen has been sporting an updated and reinvigorated look. One newer element recently introduced to the style is the mixture of cooler tones with warm accent hues. A more traditional but still just as important element of the design is the use of colorful and decorative tile for the floor. Reclaimed wood should also be incorporated, in addition to black fixtures with modern shapes. Open shelving and contemporary lighting are additionally important features. Finally, the furniture in a modernized Mediterranean kitchen should be bold, bright, and modern.
- One recent twist added to present day Mediterranean design is the mixture of cooler color palettes with warmer hues for accent
- Decorative, colorful tile is an important feature of Mediterranean design and the incorporation of such tile is important to pulling off the look successfully
- To achieve the aesthetic of modern Mediterranean style, choose furniture that is modern, bold, and bright.
“Lately, we’ve been seeing kitchens that have traditional Mediterranean details, but with a twist”