White kitchens are not only timeless, but due to their light color, they can feel bright and airy, providing you with a clean slate in which to work your magic. If you're thinking of updating your kitchen, then white is a great choice. A white kitchen will give you a blank slate on which you can add your personality with art, accessories, and other furniture.
White will help to open up a small kitchen, and if you're planning on selling your home any time soon, white is likely to be very attractive to new buyers. With that in mind, we have curated 29 of our favorite white kitchens to inspire you for your own kitchen remodel.
White Marble Surfaces
This beautiful white kitchen features thick white and gray marble countertops, which add a touch of luxury to this traditional kitchen. Chrome fixtures and fittings, and gray upholstered chairs complement this by tying in nicely with the gray tones of the marble.
If you're going for an all-white kitchen, marble surfaces will work really well, adding a sense of depth and texture to the space with their natural pattern.
Light Stone Floor Tiles
White stone floor tiles add to the bright and airy feeling of this modern kitchen. Glass fronted cabinets allow hints of what's inside to show through, which helps break up the white and allows favorite ornaments and kitchen items to be on display.
Light Wood and Rattan
The naturally warm tones of the rattan stools and light wooden backsplash make this white kitchen feel warm and inviting. Using natural materials such as wood for accents is a great way to add depth and personality to white kitchens, as you can see from this image.
Wooden Feature Cabinets
These smart wooden cabinets create a grounding focal point in this glossy white kitchen. The space above the cabinets provides the perfect place to display stylish white ornaments, which adds to the designer feel of this gorgeous space. Displaying accessories is a great way to add personality to a white kitchen, and you can even use this as an opportunity to add a touch of color if you wish.
Gold fittings and fixtures add a touch of glamor to this traditional white kitchen. Sleek gold drawer pulls make upgrade the cabinets from ordinary to elegant in a flash! If you're looking for an easy way to update your white kitchen, consider changing the door handles and drawer pulls to something more sleek and elegant.
Classic Subway Tile Backsplash
These textured white subway tiles create the look of painted exposed brickwork in this kitchen, which helps add to the traditional look. Subway tiles can work well with most kitchen styles, whether you want to go for a traditional or contemporary look. This is because there are so many different patterns that this type of tile can be laid out in, from brick-bond to herringbone, or vertically stacked for a modern look.
Dark Wooden Accents
Dark wooden accents in the kitchen island and oven hood give this white kitchen a traditional feel, while the modern wired light pendant adds to the transitional feel of the space. The off-white mosaic tiles used on the backsplash adds an element of depth and interest to this beautiful kitchen.
Exposed Wooden Beams
Exposed wooden beams add character to this traditional white and marble kitchen. This is echoed in the wooden accessories such as the cutting board, utensils, and rolling pin, which help to add warmth and personality to the space.
Contemporary White Kitchen
This contemporary white kitchen feels sleek and sophisticated, with plenty of clean lines, and minimal features. A subtle sage-green tiled backsplash adds a hint of color and warmth to the space, along with the wooden base of the kitchen island.
Light and Dark
This transitional kitchen design features a mix of white and dark wooden cabinets, which creates an unusual yet balanced look in the space. Patterned mosaic tiles and glass light fittings add a hint of glamor to the space, completing the transitional look. If you don't want an all-white kitchen, then adding in some wooden cabinets is a great way to complement the white decor and spice things up.
Modern White Kitchen
This modern white kitchen features an off-white stone worktop and matching backsplash to create a clean, contemporary look. Light wooden shelves add a touch of warmth to this cool design, while glass pendant lights keep things looking trendy.
Adding pendant lighting is a great way to add personality to your kitchen, and they can easily be changed as your tastes change and develop.
Clean and Bright
This sleek white kitchen looks almost space age. It showcases a contemporary design that's almost completely white aside from the stainless steel sink and appliances. The sleek look has been balanced out by using natural wooden accessories, and leafy plants, which add a bit of life and color to the space and ensure it doesn't feel too sterile.
Contemporary Black and White
This contemporary white kitchen allows the features of this unusual building to shine, as it provides the perfect backdrop for the stylish black windows. With the exception of the fridge, all of the cupboards in this room are handleless, which keeps the space looking smooth and sleek.
Modern Farmhouse White Kitchen
There's no chance of this gorgeous white kitchen feeling sterile! Warm wooden floor and brass hardware and fittings add life and color to this kitchen, adding plenty of personality to the space. White subway tiles have been used for the backsplash, giving this kitchen a modern farmhouse feel.
Black, White, and Gray
This white kitchen features black and grey accents which give it a stylish almost art deco feel. Black and white are a match made in heaven, so if you want to create a bold contrast in your white kitchen, black is the way to go.
Contemporary with Pops of Color
This contemporary white kitchen feature pops of color in the built-in oven, backsplash, and dining chairs. A patterned tile backsplash adds texture and color to the space, creating a feature in the room. These cupboards are lit from the top which creates a warm glow and adds to the atmosphere of the space. You can recreate this look in your own kitchen using LED strip lights to achieve the same effect.
A Concrete Kitchen Island
A concrete kitchen island provides the perfect seating area in this white kitchen, contrasting with the glossy white surfaces and adding a modern industrial feel to this space. Red and yellow accents add warmth and bring this kitchen to life, creating a unique, fun interior.
The natural wooden beams in this kitchen have been embraced, and the look has been echoed in the chunky wooden shelves, adding a touch of rustic charm to this white kitchen. Brass hardware keeps this kitchen from looking too industrial.
Charming Transitional Kitchen
This delightful white kitchen is packed full of personality. From the pale gray trellis tiles to the wooden ceiling panel and upholstered seating area, everything in this kitchen has been thoughtfully designed. A large modern chandelier balanced out the more traditional elements of this kitchen, resulting in the perfect transitional design.
Feminine and Elegant
This elegant white kitchen strikes the perfect balance between traditional and modern, using a variety of different styles that complement each other perfectly. Traditional shaker cupboards and a chunky wooden table give this kitchen a modern farmhouse look, which is balanced out with the contemporary light fittings and sleek surfaces.
Luxury White Kitchen
This spectacular kitchen uses a range of luxury materials, from the smooth sleek marble kitchen island countertops to the stylish brushed black granite surfaces with matching backsplash. Glass fronted cupboards allow a view inside, which adds another dimension to the space, and a glass-fronted wine fridge adds to the feel of luxury in this stunning kitchen.
Floor to Ceiling Cupboards
Floor to ceiling white cabinetry looks stunning in this traditional kitchen. A natural stone countertop and backsplash add depth and texture, while the built-in feature lighting creating a warm glow, and providing the perfect place to display treasured items.
Sleek and Contemporary
This striking kitchen features glossy white cabinets paired with black and gray accents for a cool, contemporary feel. The gray glass backsplash adds to the perfectly smooth look of this kitchen, giving it an ultra-modern look.
Small But Perfectly Formed
This small kitchen makes a big statement with smooth curved white cabinets and a contrasting black stone countertop. The wall cabinets are lit from underneath, which gives the kitchen a lovely glow and provides plenty of lighting where it is needed.
Marble Herringbone Tiles
Marble herringbone tiles give this kitchen a stylish timeless look and add depth and texture to the space. Chrome hardware and appliances add a contemporary look to this space, making it feel sophisticated and modern.
Dark Gray Marble and White
Dark gray marble surfaces contrast beautifully with the white cabinetry in this kitchen. Glossy white subway tiles have been used on the walls which add to the traditional feel of this kitchen and contrast well with the matte black hardware.
White quartzite countertops and a grey and white tiled backsplash give this kitchen a calm clean feel. The abundance of white used in this kitchen ensures it feels open and airy, not to mention effortlessly chic.
Moroccan Trellis Tiles
Stylish Moroccan trellis tiles give this transitional kitchen a touch of elegance and glamor, while dark wood floors contrast beautifully with the rest of the kitchen, creating a bold, unique look. Using dark wooden floors with a white kitchen will help your white cabinets to stand out.
The walls of this kitchen have been tiled completely in a beautiful white and gray marble, giving this contemporary kitchen an elegant look. Chrome hardware and furnishings complement the gray tones of the marble, giving the entire space a cool clean feel.