Kitchen furniture without upper cabinets
One of the most interesting trends in interior design is kitchens without upper cabinets. Instead, floor cupboards or sometimes open shelving are used as much as possible in the kitchen. Sound unusual? Maybe a little, yes. But the first time you see this type of kitchen, it’s clear where the appeal of this trend comes from.
The best way to create a “freer” feeling in the kitchen
In a more compact space, a full-size kitchen with large wall cabinets can make the room feel too full. The most logical solution is kitchen furniture without upper cabinets. This solution will open up the space, making it feel brighter and more spacious, so it’s particularly suitable for owners with compact kitchens. Not only will the kitchen look brighter, but without cupboards you’ll also feel like you have more kitchen worktop to use for cooking fun.
Minimal design and less of everything
If the loss of lockers seems impossible at first, because there will be nowhere to put the various accessories that would typically be there, then we encourage you to review your arsenal and assess what is directly used and what is not. If you think about it, are there so many accessories that you need to use every day? If the minimal trend appeals to you, then the trend for no upper cabinets is for you! Not only will it free up the kitchen interior, but it will also make you think more about what is needed and what is unnecessary.
Kitchen island as an alternative to wall cabinets and more
It goes without saying that functional storage solutions are at the heart of every modern kitchen, so what’s not in the cupboards now will be somewhere else. In this case, the kitchen island! If your kitchen space offers this opportunity, then our designers recommend that you seriously consider an island. An island is one of the best elements you could ever wish for in a kitchen! It serves as a dining table, as a spacious place to store your utensils and as an extra surface to cook on!
Ultimately, choosing not to create wall cabinets in the kitchen depends on your desired design mood and how you want to use the kitchen space. Like this style? Then this will be of interest too! Our kitchenettes, inspired by the latest trends.
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