30 pretend kitchens we kind of wish were real

kid kitchen style too cute not to covet!

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by Rosie Hatch

When stylish kitchens are made into adorable pint-size versions, we can’t help but take notice. Using color, creativity and a little DIY, these kitchen set-ups are boasting some major eye candy for kids and adults alike. Here are 30 entertaining kid play kitchens that show that a little fun and adventure in design, can go a long way. Hey, don’t feel guilty if you find some inspiration for your own kitchen, we certainly did!

Primary colors flow together in this playful Scandinavian play kitchen. And we can’t help but admire that trendy

open shelving


This sophisticated play kitchen uses color and style elements that allow it to be used for both boys and girls. With a cute kitchen like this, you won’t be able to help yourself from joining in on playtime.

For the boho baby, a rustic play kitchen using wood elements is an adorable addition to the room. Add plenty of unique kid-size kitchen accessories for maximum effect!

Get your kids started early in the world of stylish home design. Incorporate grown-up trends like this half-painted accent wall, creative wall art, and a colorful rug.

This adorable white wrap around kitchen is a great way to utilize empty space, while also being functional. The shelving is a perfect “catch-all” for all your little one’s miniature food items.

For the serious little chef that insists on a backyard kitchen, this perfectly DIY’d set-up includes all the necessities. Don’t have the perfect cookware? No problem, just draw it on the chalkboard and let inspiration ensue.

Pretty pastels prove that in this kid’s room- more is more! The best thing about designing a kitchen in the kid’s space? No rules!

A French farmhouse style mini kitchen is almost too cute to handle. Can you believe it was made from the top of an old dresser? See details on how it’s made here.

Proof that minimalism design works just about anywhere, especially in high-traffic kid rooms.

If you’re going to make mud pies, you need the right set-up. This rustic outdoor sink and oven are perfect for making messes with minimal cleanup required.

Can we have this vintage-inspired kitchen in our size? That delightful color combination gives off a unique, one-of-a-kind feel.

Let imagination soar with this old fashioned kitchen. Complete the look with matching costumes and watch your kids reenact history!

We all know that copper cookware looks elegant in the kitchen, but did you know pairing it with a chalkboard wall looks even cooler?

Bubblegum pinks, turquoise and gold- it’s hard to go wrong with that color palette. This look is a little girl’s fantasy, and we can’t help but want it for ourselves! We can dream, right?

There’s some serious design cred happening in this tiny kitchen. That floral backsplash, gold fixtures, and earthy details make a fabulous combo.

Looking straight out of The Jetsons, this futuristic kitchen set-up is far from boring. All of those mini wooden kitchen accessories are just too cute for words!

Kid kitchens can be sophisticated, too. With a black and white color palette it’s easy to set this up anywhere in the house without looking too “busy”.

For the little girl that loves to host, this glamorous pink kitchen set up is perfect for playtime with friends. Using IKEA’s Duktig and a little paint and gold décor, even mom’s friends will likely “ohh and ahh” at this piece.

Like a breath of fresh air, this natural boho kid kitchen oozes effortless chic. Wood shelving, rattan light fixture, and oh so sweet yellow curtain- can we have this in our size?

In the kid’s realm, bold colors are always a win. This sweet country-style red kitchenette with teal accessories is a winning combo.

Another IKEA kitchen done right, this dainty set-up is hits all the right trends. You just can’t go wrong with white cabinets, brass fixtures and pops of greenery.

Some kid play kitchens don’t need to be flashy to be cool. This modest kitchenette uses bold colors that are both boy and girl-friendly, and can easily be passed down to younger kids. A true investment piece!

Can we appreciate this uber-glamourous kitchen for a second? Marble backsplash and monogramed kitchen towels? Squeal!

A Swedish-modern dream kitchen in classic black and white is the perfect foundation for imagination.

A kitchen fit for a princess. This proves that kid play furniture can still look chic next to the bed using empty wall space.

Green kitchens are IN, and apparently even in the kid’s décor!

If this little yellow kitchen doesn’t make you happy, we don’t know what will. Even if you don’t have kids, this DIY tutorial will somehow convince you that you need to make this

Colorful and cheery, this pint-size kitchen has all the necessities: “tile” backsplash, functional storage, and endless pretend-play possibilities.

Where was this when we were growing up? Classic white with pops of pink adorn this sweet kitchen.

Showcase a charming kitchen with plenty of creative wall art and a chalk sign menu. Your kids will forever thank you!