7 Traditional Kitchen Ideas to Try for a Classic Look

Add (Some) Color

Interior designer Bianca Ecklund combined classic white pieces with surprising pops of colour and texture for this timeless kitchen.

Prioritize a Functional Layout

Practicality is the top priority in traditional kitchen designs, and this utilitarian approach extends to the design. A classic kitchen should be comfortable, family-friendly, and useful, whatever those terms mean for your specific requirements.

Seek Out Durable Surfaces

A vibrant young family of five, with another on the way, owns this kitchen. Designer Malka Helft of Think Chic Interiors gave top priority to a refined aesthetic made with long-lasting surfaces when refurbishing it.

Focus on Symmetry

Symmetry is commonly emphasised in traditional style. Consider this kitchen designed by Bria Hammel Interiors. Its peaceful atmosphere is produced by its well-balanced components, as opposed to a room full of contrast and juxtaposition.

Use Warm Tones

With subtle flashes of colour, the homeowner wanted a classic design for this kitchen makeover. Mimi Meacham, an interior designer from Marian Louise Designs, set to work.

Create Plenty of Storage

There is plenty of storage in this traditional kitchen created by Bria Hammel Interiors. Fortunate are the homeowners. Ample drawers and cabinets facilitate good organisation, so that every ugly kitchen tool has a hiding place.

Tap Into Your Home's History

Design team and do-it-yourself specialists Renovation Husbands' David and Stephen St. Russell restored their kitchen to its original state. The couple aimed to combine the classic Victorian design of their Boston house