Kitchens with white cabinets are highly sought after due to their timeless beauty and ability to pair with traditional, country, contemporary, European, or modern styles. White cabinetry matches with all colors making it easier to match your kitchen appliances, islands, and back splash to get an attractive look. Below are a collection of gorgeous white cabinet kitchens for design ideas and inspiration.
This elegant kitchen in the picture above stands out very nicely against the dark wengue flooring used throughout the space. The stark contrast between these two finishes gives a really bold look to the space, and doesn’t over-power each other at the same time. The kitchen has a nice all-white color scheme, using French-inspired kitchen cabinets, white marble counter top and pearly white and silver mosaic tiles for the backsplash.
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White Kitchen Cabinets
This beautiful kitchen uses dark chocolate oak flooring paired with all-white kitchen cabinets. The wood used on this one, however, has a bit more red undertone, giving it a slight purplish tinge, which helps the white cabinets stand out just as well as the wengue floors. The cabinets are classic-inspired, with simple paneling detail and French glass doors for the upper cabinets. It uses a thick slab of marble and white subway tiles for the backsplash for a sleek transitional style kitchen.
Golden walnut floors provides an elegant and warm background throughout this space and gives a subtle contrast against the white kitchen cabinets. The kitchen uses modern paneled cabinets topped with black granite for the main counters and white Calacatta Vagli marble for the kitchen island. It also uses unique backsplash tiles with subtle silver quatrefoil pattern, which matches the pattern on the pierced stainless steel of the dining area’s pendant lamp.
Unlike the previous examples, this kitchen goes for a light on light combination, using light maple wood floors paired with white kitchen cabinets. The subtle contrast in this kitchen is found on the walnut-based kitchen island and the single solid wood beam running across the ceiling. The kitchen itself is very simple, with off-white ktichen cabinets, glass panels on the overhead cabinet doors, and white subway tiles paired with white marble countertop.
A large full-sized kitchen which uses elegant dark walnut floors with a nice matte varnish finish, which helps bring out the simple elegance of the all-white kitchen cabinets. The bright white paneled cabinets really makes the space look fresh and clean, with a style that stays relevant for years. For an elegant touch, carrara marble was used for all the counter tops, paired with gray and white marbled tiles for the backsplash. Two kitchen islands offer plenty of space for food preparation and eat-in dining.
Golden walnut floors with matte varnish finish add a rustic flair to this bright transitional style kitchen. Unlike the previous examples which uses beige, taupe or gray painted walls, this space is white all though-out except the flooring. The warm and muted tone of the floors helps bring out the white cabinets, and makes it stand out. This kitchen uses a classic pairing of white marble and white subway tiles for the backsplash.
A small kitchen which uses a combination of black and white finish for a very stark contrast. The main kitchen cabinets are finished in white, with simple panel design and stainless steel design, while the side display cabinets are finished in black. For the countertop, black & white granite was used for an elegant appeal without breaking the bank like marble. The backsplash uses a nice combination of white subway ties and patterned mosaic tiles, helping accentuate the cooking area.
This kitchen has a retro feel to it because of the color and furniture choice. The floors are nice golden oak, adding a warm tone to the whole space, while the deep blue accent colors found on the barstools and the accessories adds a relaxing cool tone to the space. Cabinets were simple paneled cabinets in all white, topped with cream soapstone for a softer surface.
Gorgeous golden oak floors set a warm and muted flooring on this kitchen, helping the white kitchen cabinets stand out. The cabinets are plain white with a simplified paneling detail, topped with gorgeous marble with coffee-colored grains/patterns.
This modern white kitchen has a more rustic feel with its combination of colors and finishes. Dark oak wood floors make the white cabinets stand out, while the wood planks on the gabled ceiling were given a refreshing feel with a white paint finish. This kitchen adapts a semi-open layout, separating the kitchen from the rest of the house with the surrounding kitchen counters. For the countertop, a unique marble with subtle gold grains was used, adding a warmer feel to the space, and for the backsplash, marble finish ceramic tiles were used.
This small kitchen shows a bit of Middle-eastern inspiration with its patterns/motifs, but has transitional style used throughout the space. Walls are light cream color, adding a subtle contrast, while floors are dark wengue ceramic tiles, helping the white kitchen pop out. For a cleaner, crisp look, white solid surface was used and paired with backsplash tiles with a unique quatrefoil pattern.
Off white cabinets paired with emerald green granite counters give this kitchen a classic country vibe. The base cabinets creates a subtle contrast when paired with the pine flooring, adding a soft warm tone to the kitchen.
Sea Foam green walls sets a cool and refreshing background to this small kitchen space. The all white color scheme of the kitchen helps make it look bright and spacious despite the limited space. It adapts traditional style kitchen cabinets paired with white marble with golden grain, and white subway tiles for the backsplash.
Another traditional style kitchen which uses white-painted kitchen cabinets to give it a cleaner and lighter look, helping it blend in with more modern furniture pieces. The thick slab of green-tinged granite helps emphasize its traditional look, but its flat profile keeps it looking simple and modern.
Antique White Kitchen Cabinets
Kitchen with white cabinets that have an antique style and finish can give your space a more traditional feel. For those who seek the warm and inviting ambiance of antique white kitchen cabinets there are many ways to achieve the look you want.
Golden oak floors set the antique feel to this classic white kitchen design, which also perfectly matches the diamond mosaic tiles used on the backsplash of the kitchen. Traditional style cabinets painted in an off-white color were used, paired with walnut finish base for the massive kitchen island counter. All countertops uses white granite, for a clean and bright-looking surface.
Ebony floors makes the kitchen look like its floating, while the mustard-colored walls adds a warm golden tone throughout the kitchen. The kitchen cabinets has a classic Gothic inspiration, with intricate panel details and Gothic Arches on the overhead cabinets. The rest of the kitchen adapts a more modern transitional style, like the beveled white subway tiles used on the backsplash and the stainless steel drum lights above the kitchen island.
This kitchen blends traditional elements with modern materials to achieve this look. Its open layout helps make it look more airy and spacious, while its off-white traditional antique style kitchen cabinets gives it that classic elegant appeal. The main counters uses green granite counters and light gray mosaic tiles with green border tiles to match that of the counter top, while the parallel kitchen island opts for a more modern, black solid-surface counter top, with rounded edges.
Provincial oak wood floors adds a nice textured look to this kitchen design, adding a subtle warm glow to the space. The kitchen cabinets adapts a neo-classic style, using classic motifs and French-style overhead cabinets. Black quartz counters gives a nice contrast against the white cabinet counters, which helps make the black-weathered finish of the kitchen island match with the over-all look of the kitchen.
This small kitchen adapts a French provincial style, using all white for both the cabinets and the general surfaces. Despite the small size, the unique layout is able to maximize the available space, providing sufficient working surfaces, as well as a bar counter for dining. The black granite counter adds a touch of contrast to the all0white space, while the coffer ceiling and classic motifs adds texture and pattern.
White Kitchen Cabinets with Dark Floors
There is something alluring about white kitchen cabinets with dark floors. White kitchens can tend to look washed out and devoid of contrast. With the additional of rich dark wood flooring you can add interest and personality to the space.
Classic elegance is demonstrated in this traditional kitchen design, featuring combination of colors and finishes which exudes both luxury and modern simplicity. While the main kitchen cabinets are plain white, the kitchen island has a dark redwood finish. Both are topped with light cream granite and paired with white and silver mosaic tiles for the backsplash. It also uses gorgeous Georgian style barstools with yellow velvet upholstery and white-painted wood frame.
Gunmetal gray walls and dark mahogany wood floors create a dark and masculine vibe to this kitchen. To counter this, instead of flat white, off-white/cream paint was used to finish the traditional style kitchen cabinets and paired with with golden yellow granite. This creates a nice balance of cool and warm tones, creating a modern and elegant kitchen space.
Redwood flooring gives an overall warm feeling to the space, couple with large windows surrounding the whole exterior wall, making the space look bright. Because the basic finishes like the moldings and ceiling already use white, the kitchen cabinets were finished in a light cream/off-white color to give it a bit more variety, and the countertop uses Absolute black granite. The kitchen island has doors with a beadboard style giving it a nice touch of style and traditional look.
This kitchen has a more neutral rustic vibe, as it uses ash wood floors, creating a neutral warm tone in this open kitchen layout. The kitchen is situated in an area directly accessible to the dining and living area, making it look spacious and bright. Light taupe walls is a great neutral background which looks good with the ashwood floors, while the kitchen maintains a simple elegant look white all white cabinets and marble counters.
This small gallery kitchen takes its inspiration from blue and white china ceramic, adapting its colors. All kitchen cabinets are white with white marble counter top, while the kitchen island is a movable counter with walnut framing At the end of the kitchen is a unique china cabinet which was painted in a gorgeous shade of blue, reminiscent on the drawings/patterns of blue & white china. The kitchens white cabinets make a nice contrast to the dark wood floors.
White Shaker Kitchen Cabinets
White shaker cabinets are timeless and a great choice for those looking for a classic design that is versatile and compliments practically any kitchen.
Gorgeous white shaker cabinets paired with mahogany floors and pale yellow walls create a pleasing and soft background color for this kitchen. the combination of colors and finishes brings a very subtle warm glow that brightens the room. The design uses unique mosaic tiles for the backsplash with slight beige and gold undertones, adding an elegant texture to the surface. The movable kitchen island uses solid mahogany for its countertop, as opposed with the marble used on the main counters. Woven rattan bar stools add a light subtle country feel to the space.
Kitchens with white cabinets are lighter and brighter giving them an appealing vibe that are highly sought after by many home buyers. In the picture above white shaker cabinets are combined with ash wood floors to give this kitchen space a neutral ashy tone. The wood flooring helps it achieve a subtle rustic vibe. The U-shaped kitchen uses the classic combination of white marble and white backsplash tiles, but what makes this kitchen unique is the dining area placed in the middle of the kitchen.
Golden walnut wood flooring gives a classic antique look to this transitional kitchen space. It has a unique and dynamic layout which is able to maximize the transitional space between the formal living spaces and the more private spaces of the home, without affecting the traffic flow. Walls were painted in a refreshing pale green color, which is a good subtle contrast with the warm wooden flooring. For the countertop material, black granite was used for the kitchen island and the bar counter, and white marble for the main counter top.
Contemporary Kitchens with White Cabinets
This is a modern contemporary style kitchen uses simple straight lines and silhouettes, creating a clean and crisp look perfect for the interior architectural style. The kitchen uses white high-gloss laminates for the European style cabinets for a very modern feel, while the Carrara marble stone used on the countertops, backsplash and side of the kitchen island gives it a classic touch whilst keeping its modern form.
A modern transitional kitchen space which takes inspiration on white French style kitchens but uses straighter, cleaner lines, creating a more modern silhouette. The floors are dark Mahogany with a nice matte finish, giving it a nice contrast. The kitchens have simple panel design, topped with a thick slab of white soapstone. For the backsplash, mosaic tiles with a contemporary brown, beige and white pattern was used, adding a horizontal pattern and texture into the surface which matches well with the color of the flooring. This kitchen also has two kitchen islands, one of which was fixed with a sink, and the other is mostly a flat surface used as additional preparation area.
This open concept black and white kitchen design features white cabinetry with polished black granite countertops. The transitional layout flows in to the dining area that matches the overall theme of the rooms design aesthetic. The kitchen has a large center island with decorative wood scroll work and built-in sink. Glass pendant lighting and a modern lamp shade provide some contemporary elements to this otherwise traditional style kitchen space.
Glam meets modern in this spacious all-white kitchen design, One side of the wall is dedicated for full-height storage and built-in oven towers, while the other wall is for the basic kitchen counter with white marble. In the middle is a massive square kitchen island with tempered glass top, giving it a modern appeal which looks great with the stainless steel pierced metal bar stools and the modern pendant lamps.
This kitchen combines a small L-shaped kitchen with white cabinets with light mocha finished kitchen island. The kitchen island uses gray granite while the main counters uses black granite for added contrast. To add a bit more texture without going against its modern look, gray ceramic tiles with faux masonry design was used for its backsplash.
Modern White Kitchen Cabinets
Storage space is definitely maximized in this kitchen design, with lots of floor-to-ceiling storage with high-gloss white laminates. Adding a subtle contrast is the light gray solid surface used on the kitchen island, while the unique ceramic tiles with horizontal gray patterns were laid out in a chevron pattern, adding a unique design to the flooring.
This is gorgeous modern kitchen which uses soft subtle colors, creating a warm and clean over-all feel to the space. The kitchen cabinets has glossy off-white laminates and U-channel aluminum for the pulls for a clean, seamless look. Floors has gorgeous maple wood floors, and the warm white artificial lighting gives the while kitchen a subtle warm glow.
This bright and refreshing transitional kitchen design features a combination of plain white kitchen cabinets and gray base cabinets on the kitchen island. The resulting look is modern and refreshing, even made more interesting with the use of glass subway tiles, and brushed stainless steel accents.
This modern kitchen space looks bright and spacious with its minimalist styling and modern, clean surfaces. The kitchen looks seamless as it uses low profile cabinets laminated in white and topped with clean white solid surface. To add a bit more more texture, the backsplash uses unique 3D tiles with a wavy pattern, further accentuated with the use of under cabinet lighting.
This gorgeous modern kitchen features white flat panel cabinetry with an achromatic color scheme. Floors are ebony wood, while all walls, ceiling and the kitchen cabinet laminates are in white creating excellent contrast. The countertop materials used is black granite, adding a gorgeous shiny surface to the kitchen.