When living in a city among cars and factories, there is often a lack of freshness, clean air and greenery, so most designers develop their ideas, inspired by nature. Refresh the interior of any room, breathe life into it will help the green color. It will organically look in the bedroom, living room, nursery and kitchen. Numerous photos of green kitchens in the interior of real apartments demonstrate clear advantages of this color.
Green color can refresh any kitchen interior.
Green is the most pleasant color for the human eye. It has a beneficial effect on the psyche: relaxes, soothes, gives a feeling of peace. Such a relaxing atmosphere should be in the house. Green color is associated with nature: forest, foliage of trees, lush grass, luxurious precious stones: emeralds and jade.
The rich green natural color of the grass fits perfectly into the interior of the kitchen in a rustic style.
Choosing the right shade of green can create the right atmosphere:
- Dark shades soothe, help get rid of anger, concentrate attention, feel in a quiet forest, alone with nature;
- Bright shades charge with energy, give a charge of cheerfulness, like juice from fresh apples or limes. Such a kitchen will always be bright, warm, summer. Photos of green apple-colored kitchens can be viewed below.
The accent green wall in the kitchen interior looks very stylish
When choosing a shade, you also need to consider the size of the kitchen and the location of the windows:
- If the kitchen is small, cramped, then it must be designed using light colors to visually enlarge. In addition, you should choose glossy materials and install a sufficient number of sources of illumination. The interior of a small green kitchen can be seen in the photo.
- If the room is large, spacious, you can safely use dark shades.
- If the windows face south, the room is warm and sunny, then you should use cold tones that are close to blue: turquoise, coniferous, mint, emerald.
- Rooms with windows facing north are cool, so when you make a design you should use warm colors that are close to yellow: light green, olive, grassy. The design of the kitchen in yellow-green tones is presented in the photo.
You can freshen up the kitchen with a light shade of green color
The basis of the kitchen is a set, it is often highlighted with a favorite color. Green headset - not uncommon. It can be bright or muted colors, light or dark. It all depends on the style of the interior. Less common green furniture in the dining area. In a rustic interior style, chairs made of natural pastel color will look good, and in modern (for example, modern) chairs - from bright plastic. The kitchen design with a corner kitchen set in green is shown in the photo.
Olive shade of the kitchen set makes the kitchen very cozy
If the owners plan to install green furniture, then calm neutral colors are selected for the walls: beige, gray, white.
The glossy surface of the green kitchen set looks very noble against the white walls
Green walls can impress any guests. Pastel colors look elegant and cozy, and bright - vigorous and fun. Furniture under such walls should be selected white, cream, beige, brown.
Very elegant in the interior of the kitchen will look ceramic glazed tiles in green
Acrylic paint can be used to create one-colored walls. The desired tone is purchased in the store or created independently by mixing different colors. An alternative to paint is washable wallpaper. They can be plain or patterned. The design of stylish green wallpaper in the interior of the kitchen can be seen in the photo.
The green color of the walls works perfectly in conjunction with the green tile on the kitchen walls with open shelves.
Tip! A large number of bright juicy shades can crush, cause irritation, so they should be used in doses. It is better to highlight one of the walls in bright color, making it accent.
Black set looks very impressive against the background of the green wall
Often the work apron is often the accent of the kitchen interior. It can be decorated using green ceramic tiles, mosaics, heat-resistant glass. If the owners see a monotonous surface boring, you can place any image on the apron: a mysterious forest, a spacious meadow, fragrant lime, etc. A photo of a green apron for a modern kitchen can be viewed below.
Green tile on the kitchen's apron in a classic style looks very organic
To add a green color to the interior it is not necessary to change the furniture or finishing materials. You can arrange in it the elements of decor. In the kitchen, such grassy details will look good:
- Live plants. They perform not only a decorative function, but also fill the room with oxygen. In the kitchen it is better to grow edible plants: parsley, dill, cilantro, basil, onions, and more. You can place the pots on the windowsill, wall shelves, on the tops of wall cabinets.
- Vases, dishes, soap dish. They can perform only a decorative role or be used for their intended purpose. The tableware, located behind the facades of transparent doors, looks beautiful.
- Textiles: curtains, carpet, tablecloth, chair covers, sofa cushions, kitchen towels, potholders. Can be plain or with green patterns. Pistachio curtains in the interior of the kitchen can be seen in the photo.
- Light fixtures. Lighting devices of unusual design or bright colors are very popular in modern interior styles.
Green color can be harmoniously combined with many other colors.
This neutral color serves as a backdrop, highlighting any other colors. The white-green combination looks fresh and bright. On a white background, the dark green color is not so gloomy, so this combination can be used in small kitchens. Acid colors look especially impressive on a white background. This combination is commonly used in modern styles. Kitchen design in white and green color is presented in the photo.
An interesting design can be created by painting the walls in a grassy color and installing white furniture. Against this backdrop, the snow-white surfaces of the headset will be associated with perfect purity. The combination of green and white in the interior of the kitchen can be seen in the photo below.
Tip! To create a light spring atmosphere in the kitchen, you can install a two-color white-green set. The lower tier of the furniture should be darker than the top.
This color is associated with trees and earth, and green with leaves and grass. This combination is considered the most natural, as close as possible to nature. Grassy color is suitable for light wood (birch, beech, ash, maple), and dark (wenge, walnut). Below you can see a photo of the kitchen design in green-brown tones.
Dark brown furniture fronts will look beautiful against the light green walls. A light brown or beige set will be a great addition to the walls of the marsh color. You can admire the beautiful green-brown kitchen design in the photo below.
The green-orange combination looks very appetizing, so it is well suited for the kitchen interior. In a small amount, these two self-sufficient colors elevate mood, and their overabundance causes a feeling of fatigue. Dilute juicy shades can be more calm pastel shades: sand, pale pink or white.
In nature, green can often be found together with pink. Just look at blooming roses, tulips, peonies or sakura. For a harmonious combination, you should use muted green tones and different shades of pink in the interior. Kitchen design with dark green furniture can be viewed on the photo.
Blue or blue
The colors of the cloudless sky and the endless sea look beautiful with the color of spring grass. When making such an interior is to use delicate shades of green.
Warm sunny colors look great with light green and mustard. If the owners prefer colder tones, then you should decorate the interior using lemon and turquoise. Below you can see the interior of the kitchen in yellow-green color.
Against the background of lush greenery, the interior elements of a pale yellow hue may appear off-white. That is why the lighter the shade of yellow, the paler the green should be.
Green kitchen in different styles
Due to the large number of shades, green color can be used in any stylistic room.
In the romantic style of Provence used light-colored wooden furniture. She may look old, faded in the sun. Mint and olive shades are suitable for the headset, table and chairs. What wallpapers can be used in the design of the Provence style green kitchen? For walls it is worth picking up light natural colors: white, sand, pink, blue. They will help create an atmosphere of a bright and cozy house in the French province.
In country styles, wooden furniture is used. Wood can be either light or dark in color. Green as a color finish is rarely used, but how the colors of furniture - much more often. For country fit gray-green shades.
A massive kitchen set made of natural wood in the color of moss or khaki will successfully fit into the classic style. On such furniture bronze handles and gilding will look beautiful. Exquisite decoration of the classic kitchen will be dense heavy curtains, made of emerald velvet color. If the owners want to see the green color on the walls, then they can be covered with wallpaper with a white background and floral pistachio ornament. Kitchen design in pistachio tones presented in the photo.
High-tech style involves the decoration of the walls of the kitchen with the use of light neutral tones, so only furniture can be in green. The set should be with glossy facades, bright neon colors: light green, lime, apple, pear, chartreuse. They are perfectly combined with chrome elements and modern technology. What wallpaper to choose the color of the green kitchen? The walls are better decorated in gray, white or cream color.
In the high-tech style you can combine the furniture of two different colors. For example, below in the photo you can see the kitchen design with a set with a green top and a brown bottom.
Green color has a special place in eco-style interiors. He is present there in living plants, photo wallpapers, paintings, curtains. This style uses only natural, environmentally friendly materials that can undergo secondary processing: wood, paper, cotton, flax, etc. A carpet styled as a green lawn can become a real decoration of the interior of the room, although you can’t call this solution practical. Kitchen design with green floors is represented in the photo.
Decorating a kitchen in green can be a wonderful way to express your individuality and create an original design. So that the interior does not turn out to be too heavy and intrusive, you need to choose the right color scheme: the tones of all kitchen elements should be harmoniously combined with each other. To make the kitchen a corner of comfort and good mood, you should not be afraid to experiment, then the resulting design will appeal to all family members and guests.