The mood in your kitchen is influenced by many things and one of them is the color of your kitchen cabinets. Different colors of kitchen cabinets affect different moods. If kitchen cabinets in bright colors are too ordinary, you may consider choosing the dark ones.
Dark kitchen cabinets can help you to create a striking contrast that is unique and attractive. Cabinets in dark colors also can create an intimate feel in your kitchen. Your kitchen will feel seriously chic as well. If you are trying to get a luxurious look in your kitchen, going with dark cabinets is a recommended idea.
The best thing about having dark cabinets in your kitchen is the effect that can enhance the value of your home. If you love cooking, dark cabinets are also a great choice because they can hide stains, dings, and scratches easily.
If you need more inspiration to design your own kitchen at home, check out our minimalist kitchen ideas with sleek dark cabinets below.
1. RUTLEDGE by Blue Truck Studio
The first minimalist kitchen idea with sleek dark cabinets comes from RUTLEDGE by Blue Truck Studio. Together with the uniquely shaped kitchen island, the dark cabinets improve the whole kitchen look. The ring pendant light adds a touch of elegance to this kitchen.
Photographer: Gregg Sega
2. Capsule Loft by Joel Sanders Architect
The next minimalist kitchen idea with sleek dark cabinets comes from Capsule Loft by Joel Sanders Architect. This cozy living place combines white and dark to create a sleek and stylish modern kitchen. The wooden bar stools with backs provide extra comfy to this kitchen.
Photographer: Peter Aaron with Francis Dzikowski
3. Lluvia by Palacios Arquitectos Asociados
You can also go all dark, just like this minimalist kitchen idea with sleek dark cabinets. Lluvia by Palacios Arquitectos Asociados is a single-family residence that beautifies its kitchen with dark cabinets. The large window adds elegancy and provides outside views to be enjoyed while doing dishes.
Photographer: Rafael Gamo
4. Carlton Cloister by MRTN Architects
Simple, sleek, and clean is the minimalist kitchen idea with sleek dark cabinets in Carlton Cloister by MRTN Architects. The dark theme is combined with wood and marble materials, creating an inviting look for everyone to come and cook.
Photographer: Shannon McGrath
5. Nuovo Vecchio by Tobi Architect
Nuovo Vecchio by Tobi Architect has a minimalist kitchen idea with sleek dark cabinets which is perfect for you who want to enhance modernity in your kitchen. This house has a modern and minimalist interior in its kitchen that is beautified with dark cabinets. The window floods the kitchen with natural light.
Photography: Tobi Architect
6. YO Residences by Nico van der Meulen Architects
The minimalist kitchen idea with sleek dark cabinets in YO Residences by Nico van der Meulen Architects is about creating an aesthetic look with a touch of luxury. The dark cabinets are combined with marble materials in creating an inviting feeling.
Image Source: Nico van der Meulen Architects
7. Kloof Street House by Nico van der Meulen Architects
If you are looking for an ultra-modern style with a strong look for your kitchen, this minimalist kitchen idea with sleek dark cabinets is made for you. Kloof Street House by Nico van der Meulen Architects has a sleek kitchen with a dark theme. The cabinets, stools, and kitchen island looks awesome in black.
Image Source: Nico van der Meulen Architects
8. York Street Residence by Jackson Clements Burrows Architects
A minimalist kitchen idea with sleek dark cabinets is also perfect for an open kitchen layout. York Street Residence by Jackson Clements Burrows Architects uses dark elements such as black cabinets and a black island to design its open kitchen. Wood elements make this kitchen more natural.
Photographer: Derek Swalwell
9. Barcom Terrace by Arent & Pyke
The dark elements in the kitchen in Barcom Terrace by Arent are not only the cabinets but also the stools, the kitchen cabinet, and the kitchen hood. The marble material on top of the kitchen islands is the luxurious element that makes the kitchen aesthetic.
Photography: Arent & Pyke
10. The Bloemgracht Loft by Standard Studio
The last minimalist kitchen idea with sleek dark cabinets to inspire you comes from The Bloemgracht Loft by Standard Studio. The floor-to-ceiling dark cabinet in this kitchen is the focal point of the room while the black kitchen island invites everyone to cook special foods.
Photography: Standard ©