The Best Kitchens of 2016

Get inspired by the 13 kitchens we loved this year!
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A baby blue oven contributes a wealth of color to this whitewashed kitchen, where a random sampling of potted greens help usher the space into a boldly decorated finish.

A deep blue range coupled with stained, wooden cabinets make for one seriously covetable kitchen.

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The effortless simplicity and unapologetic burst of color was what scored this kitchen a spot on our list. We’re head over heels in love with the carefully thought-out details of this space.

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Maple wood cabinets are a major emerging trend for 2017, and this modern kitchen does a pretty admirable job of taking it on.

Elevate a basic

subway tile

backdrop with pops of color in the form of decorative accents or fresh florals.

Jenni Kayne

‘s Lake Tahoe kitchen is a rustic retreat fit for dreams! From the reclaimed wood cabinetry to the whitewashed surround, the space is perfection.

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black and white kitchen

can err on the side of a tired decor scheme, lest it be complemented by wooden surfaces and bold tile work. Consider this monochromatic scene proof.

An exposed brick island of a whitewashed finish steals the spotlight from the streamlined details of this mod kitchen, instilling a sense of bucolic charm to the space.

Within this nearly all-white kitchen, an eclectic assortment of colorful details help elevate the decor into a comfortably livable space.

For those who share our love for a color-coded space, revel in this. The wooden motif of this modern space brings a touch of warmth and comfort to the contemporary scheme.

This modest scene speaks to our minimalist-loving selves! From the timeless shade of the gray cabinets to the vintage-inspired dining spot, this charming kitchen certainly proves that less is more.

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Open-shelving provides plenty of opportunity to boldly display collected objects and chic dinnerware, as proven in this bright and bold kitchen vignette.

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We love this space for its eclectic pattern pairings filtered by warm wood accents and an all-white surround.

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Anna Kocharian


Anna has a penchant for travel, fresh flowers, and books. You can usually find her on some sort of culinary adventure, seeking the best burgers or waffles in the city.