If you want to create a great effect on your kitchen interior, it is recommended to consider using a neutral color palette.
The kitchen today is not only the main place in your room for cooking but also a gathering place to spend good times with your family. That’s why this room needs sophisticated touches to bring a cozy feeling, and a neutral color palette can be used to reach this goal.
One of the best tips to create a neutral color palette in your kitchen is by using natural materials. Pairing neutral colors with natural materials such as metal, stone, and wood is a great idea. A wooden floor can add warmth to your kitchen. You can also incorporate light fixtures to enhance an industrial feeling.
Check out our contemporary kitchen design ideas in a neutral palette of natural materials below to get more inspiration for your own kitchen.
1. The Grange by Feldman Architecture
The first contemporary kitchen design idea in a neutral palette of natural materials is The Grange by Feldman Architecture. Wood is the main natural material used for this kitchen. There are two kitchen islands and two kitchen cabinets made of the same wood materials.
Photography: Matthew Millman
2. Acton Cove by Bates Masi Architects
The contemporary kitchen design idea in a neutral palette of natural materials in Acton Cove by Bates Masi Architects is about creating a warm feeling and a rustic look at the same time. The most interior parts of this kitchen interior are designed with wood, including the floor and ceiling.
Photographer: Michael Moran
3. Surry Hills Pocket by Benn and Penna Architects
If you have a big kitchen, this contemporary kitchen design idea in a neutral palette of natural materials is recommended for you. Surry Hills Pocket by Benn and Penna Architects has a warm contemporary kitchen dominated by the use of wood material. The furniture, ceiling, and floor of this kitchen are made of wood.
Photographer: Tom Ferguson
4. The Ladder Kitchen by Fraher and Findlay
The Ladder Kitchen by Fraher and Findlay has a contemporary kitchen design idea in a neutral palette of natural materials perfect to beautify a small kitchen space. In this house, the kitchen cabinets and the kitchen island are the wood elements that enhance the contemporary style and create a warm atmosphere.
Photographer: Adam Scott
5. Bailer Hill by Balance Wickline Architects
Combining two different materials is the contemporary kitchen design idea in a neutral palette of natural materials that you can see in Bailer Hill by Balance Wickline Architects. Wood elements dominate most parts of this kitchen interior (kitchen cabinet, kitchen island, floor) while the countertop is made of metal.
Photography: Prentiss Balance Wickline Architects
6. Garden House by Aaron Neubert Architects
This contemporary kitchen design idea in a neutral palette of natural materials can help you to create a beautiful and elegant kitchen interior. Garden House by Aaron Neubert Architects uses light wood cabinets to beautify its kitchen. The presence of a marble kitchen island in the middle adds a sense of luxury.
Photography: Brian Thomas Jones, Adam Pergament, ANX
7. Meadow Beach House by Andrew Franz Architect
The kitchen interior in this house is cozy and warm thanks to the contemporary kitchen design idea in a neutral palette of natural materials. Meadow Beach House by Andrew Franz Architect uses wood as the main material to design its kitchen interior. The floor, furniture, and wall are made of wood.
Photographer: Albert Vecerka-Esto
8. Hood River Residence by Scott Edwards Architecture
Hood River Residence by Scott Edwards Architecture is a big house with a contemporary kitchen interior. This kitchen is beautified with a neutral palette of natural materials. The wooden kitchen islands and wooden kitchen cabinets are the wood elements added to this kitchen.
Photography: Pete Eckert
9. Woodhouse by Superkül
If you want to see what a contemporary kitchen looks like in a rural country house, take a look at this kitchen. Woodhouse by Superkül uses a neutral palette of natural materials to enhance the rural feeling.
Wood dominates the entire interior of this kitchen. This material is used to beautify the floor, wall, and ceiling of the kitchen.
Photography: Alex Fradkin / Kayla Rocca
10. Bed-Stuy Loft by New Affiliates
The interesting thing about the kitchen in Bed-Stuy Loft by New Affiliates is the use of a neutral palette of natural materials that creates a balanced look. The kitchen cabinet and the floor of the room are made of wood and both of them make the kitchen balanced and eye-catching.
Photographer: Michael Vahrenwald / Esto