This style allows you to blend traditional and contemporary looks without the fear of creating an unsavory contrast. Transitional kitchens often have simple accents and backsplashes and tend to mix natural materials with man made materials.
Transitional designs are a way to break away from traditional design style rules says michigan based kathy hoffman an interior designer who works with susan fredman associates which has its headquarters in chicago.
Traditional transitional style kitchen. Transitional kitchens combine the clean lines of the modern kitchen with the warmth of a traditional kitchen. Transitional is the most popular kitchen design in the national kitchen bath association s 2019 kitchen design trends. Instead the designs colors and textures come together to inspire earth colored beauty and uplift your personal style.
To the left the first kitchen island s black wood paneling is topped with agatha black granite lit by two traditional profiled brass and glass hanging pendant lamps. In fact 65 of kitchens designed in the past year were transitional more than double the kitchens that were traditional contemporary or farmhouse according to tricia zach market research analyst at the nkba. The l shaped peninsula of this transitional style kitchen is divided in two portions.
Transitional kitchen designs can help bring your unique ideas to life in an elegant way. The transitional style kitchen in the photo above pays homage to old and new with its two kitchen island counters. The other is white matching with the white ceiling and backsplash.
One is brown that matches the hardwood flooring and the kitchen island. Cabinetry in traditional kitchens tends to be streamlined countertops are often stone with simply designed edges.