Purple gloss glass with white gloss lacquer kitchen units​: modern Kitchen by LWK Kitchens

18 black kitchens that are devilishly naughty (but nice)

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Come, search your feelings. You know you want to experience the design genius of the dark side and a black kitchen. Far from simply looking gothic, black kitchens have a way of turning a perfunctory space into the most stylish room in the house

Interior designers might try to warn you off an entirely black room, but we think you can make the decision for yourself. Once you've seen the examples we've found, you'll be sold!

1. You can't deny that black is opulent as hell

2. This kitchen has a real buzz about it thanks to the zingy yellow accent colour

A modern kitchen in rural location: modern Kitchen by Urban Myth
Urban Myth

A modern kitchen in rural location

Urban Myth

3. Black really adds something more grown up to a family home

German Modern Kitchen - Kitchen Design Surrey: modern Kitchen by Raycross Interiors
Raycross Interiors

German Modern Kitchen—Kitchen Design Surrey

Raycross Interiors

4. If you can't face diving straight in for all-black straight away, start with worktops and see how you feel

Daval Painted Kitchen - Kitchen Design Surrey: classic Kitchen by Raycross Interiors
Raycross Interiors

Daval Painted Kitchen—Kitchen Design Surrey

Raycross Interiors

5. A panel of accent cabinets works well to inject a little black, if you're still teetering

Urban Style Kitchen - White handle-less kitchen with satin black glass units: modern Kitchen by Urban Myth
Urban Myth

Urban Style Kitchen—White handle-less kitchen with satin black glass units

Urban Myth

6. Industrial styling and black are a match made in kitchen heaven!

7. A black kitchen island will be a fantastic focal point

modern Kitchen by CANAL

8. If cabinets in black aren't for you, what about black walls? Chalkboard paint is so hot right now!

9. How can anyone say black is gothic? This kitchen just looks outrageously stylish to us

10. For a softer, more natural black, marble is the perfect choice and is so undeniably luxe

modern Kitchen by Opra Nova

11. Monochrome is magnificent in the kitchen and we love this example, which favours black elements over white

12. Black ash wood offers an organic version of black kitchen styling that will never age

"Oakdale" complete renovation: modern Kitchen by KD DESIGNS LTD
KD DESIGNS LTD

Oakdale complete renovation

KD DESIGNS LTD

13. In a bright space, a black kitchen really brings some design authority

14. This kitchen almost feels a little retro in design, but it's incredible, whatever the plan was!

industrial Kitchen by AbcDesign
AbcDesign

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AbcDesign

15. Black isn't a cold colour, especially when used with natural tones, like an exposed brick wall

16. Even period homes that favour traditional design can happily accept a black kitchen. This one looks amazing!

The Bath Shaker Kitchen by deVOL: industrial Kitchen by deVOL Kitchens
deVOL Kitchens

The Bath Shaker Kitchen by deVOL

deVOL Kitchens

17. What could be better than gloss black cabinets, for making a splash?

Purple gloss glass with white gloss lacquer kitchen units​: modern Kitchen by LWK Kitchens
LWK Kitchens

Purple gloss glass with white gloss lacquer kitchen units​

LWK Kitchens

18. We're pretty sure this is Batman's kitchen, but we love it just the same. Heavy on the overbearing design and dark tones, it still looks phenomenal

Deseo - Helix Terra : modern Kitchen by Deseo
Deseo

Deseo—Helix Terra

Deseo

As a fun contrast, take a look at this Ideabook: 27 Tricks To Guarantee A Dazzling White Kitchen.

Are you feeling brave enough to take on a black kitchen?
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