Published at 05 August 2016. by Bryssa Verene
Do you interesting to decorate your home interior using Scandinavian style? Scandinavian style is popular in 2016 and maybe it still be favored by many people for years to come. It is because it bring minimalist concept that are clean and simple and practical also functional. Main characteristic of Scandinavian home concept is using various neutral stuff. The advantages of Scandinavian home interior is it looks spacious so that it is very suitable applied for small space and even for apartment. Because of scarcity of land nowadays, it makes Scandinavian style is more popular. If you want to renovation your old kitchen into minimalist kitchen with spacious and comfort impression in small space, you can try to apply this idea.
Scandinavian style is identical with neutral color usage. Kitchen wall with white paint color is good to be applied to present Scandinavian style. It is also can give more spacious effect for kitchen. Besides for wall, white color can be applied for floor plans and furniture such as for cabinets and dining table. But in addition to make the kitchen has color accent, you can change the floor by using wooden pallets with bright brown color tone. You also design the wall with raw brick ideas as wall decor. Or maybe you want to apply wooden countertop above the cabinets, yeah it is good.
Actually, you can add other colors in Scandinavian kitchen designs. But it is only as accent color. You can add yellow color for lamp’s shade or add stripes colored carpet for example. Do not too much use colored stuff for this kitchen idea. Because of neutral colors usage, you may think that it is too plain. You can add small plants in the pot and put it on the window or use it as centerpiece in dining table. Besides as decorative stuff, it is also make your kitchen looks fresh with nature element.
Generally, Scandinavian combines their dining room and kitchen in one room. Although you only have small kitchen, you do not need to worry to add dining table and chairs there. You can add round dining table in order it can accommodates many people. You can look to our examples of Scandinavian kitchen ideas below. Look, they all seem good although in small space. They all look great, right? If there is enough space on the wall, you can broke down it and add the window. Window can gives natural lighting into the kitchen. But you should install the lighting in the kitchen by using recessed lights or minimalist pendant light. Avoid using crystal chandelier because Scandinavian does not like it. They prefer to use ordinary lamp or rustic lamp.