In any room can be decorated kitchen in the Japanese style. This style does not require large space, it is not affected by lighting.
Let's see how to create such an interior in our conditions.
A bit of Japanese style
To decorate the interior of the kitchen in the Japanese style, you need to follow certain rules:
- Natural materials should prevail. This applies not only furniture, but also finishing.
- Bright accents in colors are absent. It is best to choose soothing shades.
- Be sure to adhere to minimalism and organization of space.
- Lighting should be good.
- When decorating you need to use ethnic elements.
When creating a Japanese interior special attention should be paid to the ceiling, floor and walls.
Usually the walls are painted in a light shade, decorated with decorative plaster or sheathed with wood panels. It is interesting to look at the interior, the so-called shoji - it is a sliding door, installed instead of swing doors or partitions.
The floor must be wooden. But you can use the budget option - white and brown tiles.
There are various design ideas for the design of the ceiling kitchen in the Japanese style. For example, you can use wood paneling, special wallpaper for the ceiling or photo printing. If there is no desire to mess around, then just a false ceiling will do.
Furniture and decor items
Kitchen set is usually made of wood. The facades are simple, without handles or with frosted glass inserts.
The frame of the table is made of wood, stone or metal. For a small kitchen is better to choose lightweight designs. The table top can be glass.
For lighting, it is better to choose spots - special spotlights with uniformly diffused light. Bamboo, straw or paper lamps will perfectly fit into the interior.
The lampshade form can be any. The main thing is to achieve a good, but dim lighting.
As for the curtains, the design of the kitchen in the Japanese style uses a panel or roll made of bamboo. It is not forbidden to hang roman blinds or wood blinds. You can use the usual curtains in this interior, but with Japanese designs. Their style should be strict, without additional decor.
The interior of a classic Japanese house provides minimal use of decor. Although he personifies the values of families. In the room there is a tokonoma - a niche in the wall.
It contains a scroll with a quote of the wise men, engravings and a vase with a bonsai or ikebana. In a modern apartment it is not necessary to use such a niche, but the main conditions of the decor should be preserved.
Japanese interior can be decorated with numerous plants. Numerous bonsai, orchids will help not only to transform the interior, but also to clean the air.
Beautifully look vases of porcelain, ceramics or glass, which are placed on the floor, on the table or shelves, if there is no tokonoma.
On the walls are paintings, photographs, scrolls, which depict samurai, sakura branches or hieroglyphs. Most importantly, do not allow clutter in the interior.
Kitchen accessories, which include cutting boards, stands, dishes, should be made in the same style. Perfectly made things made of bamboo.
If you look at the photos of the Japanese-style kitchen, you can see small cups and teapots, Japanese knives, kits for making and serving sushi and roll. On the kitchen sets can be images of Japanese subjects. All this, as well as possible, will add an interior and will change kitchen.
If you adhere to the basic rules, you can easily achieve a design as close as possible to the Japanese.
Photos of Japanese-style kitchen designs