The Top 10 Kitchen Trends, According to Google
If you're planning a kitchen remodel anytime soon, read up on these top trends.
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Looking to spruce up your kitchen? You’re not the only one. Data from Google Images identified the top kitchen trends people are searching for this season. We took a look at the numbers and identified the styles worth paying attention to. Here are the most popular picks. (Psst! These design ideas make cooking easier.)
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Outdoor Kitchen Cabinets
+5000% more searches than last year
What homeowner doesn’t dream of a big outdoor kitchen? These backyard additions make prep work, grilling and even bartending a breeze. We love these modern wooden cabinets ($939) available at Home Depot. Learn more tips on how to style your outdoor space.
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Floating Shelves in Kitchen
+4,150% more searches than last year
Style, meet function. These trendy shelves are popping up in kitchens as a means for displaying servingware, glasses, plates and more. And if you need more storage, try these ideas that free up space.
+300% more searches than last year
Get ready to break a few rules—Bohemian style is known for its nontraditional, eclectic look. You’ll find vibrant colors, pretty patterns, fresh plants and more. Not to mention, we know you’ll love cooking up these old-world recipes in your Bohemian space.
Light Grey Kitchen Cabinets
+140% more searches than last year
Light grey is the new white. This fun-loving neutral comes in more than fifty shades (sorry) and matches just about anything. And if you’re thinking of giving your cabinets a DIY makeover, read this handy guide first.
+130% more searches than last year
The kitchen is a gathering space, so its walls should make you feel welcome. Whether you opt for a classic pattern throughout the entire space, a backsplash or a bold statement wall, know that you’re on-trend.
Two-Tone Kitchen Cabinets
+110% more searches than last year
Say goodbye to the days of matchy-matchy decor. Two-tone kitchen cabinets bring an extra design element to any space. Paint or stain your bottom cabinets in a different (usually darker) hue than the upper ones. If you need some inspo, we’re obsessed with these dark kitchen cabinet ideas.
Black and White Kitchen
+90% more searches than last year
If you only want to remodel your kitchen once, pick a timeless color scheme. Black and white never go out of style, and these opposite neutrals keep your space balanced.
Kitchen Pendant Lights
+70% more searches than last year
Looking to update your kitchen’s lighting? Pendant lights are pretty and popular. (No wonder they’re an easy DIY idea for transforming your space!) Opt for one big pendant or line ‘em up in a row. They look beautiful over an island or dining area.
Small Farmhouse Kitchen
+350% more searches than last year
You can thank Chip and Joanna Gaines for the popularity of this search. Farmhouse style (hello, shiplap and farmhouse sinks) has taken over kitchen’s both big and small. Psst! Here’s what Joanna loves to eat in her own kitchen.
Tiny Kitchen Ideas
+350% more searches than last year
A small space can still have style. Whether you live in a studio apartment or one of those trendy tiny homes, you’ll find ideas for adding color, maximizing storage and making the most of your space.
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