How to design kitchen design in red?
Red is a special color that brings an atmosphere of joy and is able to add brightness to any design. The design of the red kitchen is predetermining, the thematic focus of the remaining rooms of the dwelling depends on the interior of the kitchen.
Those who doubt the feasibility of using red in the interior of the kitchen should be familiarized with a selection of photos that present ready-made design solutions. Before you begin to design the interior for your own kitchen should be on the photo to explore all the subtleties and nuances of a similar finish.
Photo: red kitchen in the style of minimalism
Advantages and disadvantages of red color in the interior
Features of the human psyche affect its color perception. For some, red is associated with joy, while others can provoke unwarranted aggression.
If you are annoying red, then use it when finishing the kitchen should be with caution. Different shades of red may be present in the design of curtains, decorative elements and upholstery of upholstered furniture.
Another scientifically proven fact is the effect of red on appetite, so people who are prone to corpulence should use the red color in the interior of the kitchen with extreme caution.
Red wallpaper for the decoration of the kitchen is used extremely rarely, a similar shade of wallpaper is more suitable for finishing the living room. Therefore, the question arises: which wallpaper to choose if the dominant color in the design of the room is red?
Highlight bright elements of the interior, you can use light wallpaper. In addition, pastel wallpaper visually expand the boundaries of a small room.
A good pair for a red kitchen set will be beige, pistachio, cream or cream-colored wallpapers. As a wall design, you can use inserts of scarlet or burgundy wallpaper, framed with moldings or wooden slats. Such a combination will harmoniously fit into the country style.
Examples of harmonious decoration of the kitchen walls can be viewed in the photo.
Photo: Country Style Kitchen
What kind of lighting to choose for the red kitchen?
The kitchen, decorated in red, requires special lighting, as the basic shades can look different under natural and artificial lighting. Spot lights and wall lights, highlighting the working and dining area of the kitchen, will create a single harmonious space.
Tip: In order to find the optimal shade of the base color, you need to experiment with the lighting.
How to choose the right accents?
In the interior of the kitchen, you can focus on:
- household appliances;
- furniture facades;
- upholstered furniture;
- drape a window opening;
- decorative items;
- floor covering;
- wall decoration.
Glossy facades made of high-quality plastic look harmoniously, as well as acrylic or shock-proof glass worktops. If desired, you can find red appliances, which is perfect for the kitchen, decorated in the style of high-tech.
If textile is chosen as the main accent, then special attention should be paid to the decoration of the window opening. It is best to give preference to roller blinds or curtains up to the window sill.
Photo: Roman blinds in the interior of the red kitchen
Photo: working apron of bright red color in the interior of the kitchen of beige tones
If the room is large enough and bright, then to finish the walls you can use colors such as terracotta or pale pink. In this case, there will be enough bright accents in the form of dishes and accessories.
The red floor causes a lot of controversy, but for lovers of the exotic, this solution is also possible.
The role of textiles in the interior
If you want to completely transform the look of the kitchen, without resorting to repair or radical alterations, bright textiles will help. The role of textiles in the design of premises is difficult to overestimate. Drapery window opening, towels, tablecloths, throw pillows, rugs will help to give the interior the desired thematic focus.
It should be noted that bright upholstery of chairs or cabinet furniture, harmoniously echoing with curtains and decorative elements on the walls, will create a single harmonious space.
When finishing the room, it is necessary to take into account that if red is chosen as the base color, this does not mean at all that all the interior elements must obey it. The main thing is that the basic shade harmoniously combined with the rest of the interior. After selecting the base color, you should decide on the color scheme of the room, using special tables, which contain harmonious combinations of colors.