Neutral Modern Open Plan Kitchen With Red Chairs

In this open plan kitchen, dark brown cabinets along part of the back wall ground the room, but a lighter veneer in the rest of the space contributes to a lighter, airier feel.

From: Jan Neiges

Photo By: Ron Garrison

Open Plan Neutral Kitchen With Corner Counter

To make the most of this kitchen's square footage, a wide countertop wraps around the corner separating the room from the adjacent living area. Glass pendants give further visual separation, but are also airy and light.

From: Jan Neiges

White Kitchen With Stainless Steel Refrigerator

In this kitchen's renovation, an unused closet became the perfect spot for the fridge, providing more counter space and cabinet storage. The opening in the wall to the left of the fridge allowed natural light to filter in from an unseen window.

From: Jan Neiges

Photo By: Pure Lee Photography

Wood Block Console and Open Kitchen

A desk and console table made out of wide blocks of wood are simple, stylish and provide a unifying visual thread in the open concept layout.

From: Jan Neiges

Photo By: Pure Lee Photography

Open Plan Neutral Kitchen With Multicolored Barstools

Nailhead-trim barstools sport a cheery array of colors: blue, orange, yellow and green. They're a playful pop in a mostly subdued palette.

From: Jan Neiges

Brown Kitchen With White Center Island

Cabinets that reach all the way up to the ceiling make sure there's plenty of storage space as well as room for appliances, including a mini fridge.

From: Jan Neiges

Brown Open Plan Kitchen With Column

The column in this kitchen could not be moved as it was a critical support element. So, to help it more harmoniously fit into the space, the designer wrapped the column in the same veneer as the cabinets.

From: Jan Neiges

Photo By: Ron Garrison

Brown Open Plan Kitchen With Quartz Island

White quartz counters top this island in a waterfall design adding a crisp pop of freshness to the mostly dark brown palette.

From: Jan Neiges

Green and White Open Plan Kitchen

To help this small kitchen look larger, the designer chose white cabinets which visually recede and make the walls seem farther away. Pretty glass pendants add a light, airy touch.

From: Jan Neiges

White Kitchen With Green Tile Backsplash

Apple green tiles are a crisp backsplash in this mostly white kitchen, a fun pop of color that's brought out by pretty accessories like the dish towels with hummingbirds.

From: Jan Neiges

Photo By: Pure Lee Photography

About Jan Neiges

For more than 15 years, Jan Neiges has been helping homeowners define and realize their visions for high-use living spaces that are not only beautiful, but also highly functional. Read More