Ideas & Inspiration
Ideas For Creating Your Dream Traditional Kitchen
If you’re dreaming of a beautifully traditional kitchen then your’re in the right place. Our classic kitchen ranges offer all the features you need to create a traditional look and feel in your kitchen.
But how do you bring all these elements together to fulfil your dream?
1. Use painted grey tones
Using greys in your kitchen is a look that’s very ‘of the moment’. However, this is a look that will stand the test of time and give your kitchen a timeless appeal.
2. Add warming woods
Add wood tones to your traditional kitchen to create a rustic warmth. For example, you can add features such as open shelving in an oak finish:
Above: Ashbourne in Lava with Portland Oak open shelving, designed by Lisa Foggan in our Cardiff Colchester Avenue showroom.
3. Mix & match styling
Are neutral tones not for you? Then add bright and bold colour to your traditional kitchen. A great way to do this is to mix and match a colour from our bold palettes with a neutral ‘base’ tone. Here are some great examples of this:
Ashbourne Wisteria with Scots Grey by Sophia Galifou in our Worthing showroom.
Hardwick Oxford Blue and Light Grey by Dave Davies in our Newport showroom.
Marlborough in Farringdon Grey complemented perfectly by our Hunter Green colour.
4. Classic storage essentials
A perfect traditional kitchen is characterised by its functionality, and our Signature Collection of storage was created with this in mind.
The Signature Collection features a range of beautiful and practical storage in wonderful, versatile and strong wood effect finishes, with now wirework in sight.
MagnaSpace pull out storage, pictured here in Portland Oak.
The Hathaway kitchen pantry, featured here in Portland Oak.
The Lansbury corner pantry, featured in Portland Oak.
5. Create a bespoke look
If you love the look of a bespoke kitchen but don’t want a bespoke price tag, then our Portland Oak and Tuscan Walnut drawers are perfect for you. They not only create a bespoke look, but are also extremely durable and versatile, with many configuration options available.
6. Embrace open storage
Open shelving is a perfect way to house your favourite trinkets, ornaments, accessories and cook books so they are always in reaching distance. The possibilities are endless.
Above: Open shelving looks great on the end of an island. The range featured here is Wimbourne in Graphite, designed by Emma Randall from our Abergavenny kitchen showroom.
Do you love the traditional look?
Then why not take this inspiration and start a conversation with an expert designer at your local Sigma 3 Kitchens retailer?
Or would you prefer something more modern?
Then take a look at last week’s blog post, where we outline Our Top 4 Handleless Kitchen Design Ideas.
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