What is the american kitchen ? This type of kitchen, also known as an open kitchen or kitchenette, is generally open to the living room and the dining room and is only separated from it by the worktop of the island or by a bar, from which comes the bar. American. In this article, you will find ideas and tips for planning and decorating to create an open plan interior, with two or three connected rooms, modern and trendy..
American kitchen in white and wood of modern style
Nowadays, modern homes are becoming more and more open, functional and conceptual to best adapt to our current lifestyles. It’s no wonder then that in recent times American-style cooking has become so trendy. Finally, an open plan interior is almost synonymous with a contemporary interior.
Open and bright minimalist style kitchen, Wendy Perring design
The great advantage of an open kitchen is that it allows you to significantly expand the space. However, this does not mean that the kitchen, living room and dining room should not be demarcated, at least visually. There are many ways to do this, most often by setting up a bar..
Open kitchen designed in white, design Robert Wilson, photo Andy Beasley
The kitchen is arguably the “heart” of any living space and the kitchen island – the focal point of the so-called social zone. This room is more than a place to prepare meals. It is therefore not surprising that a large number of people prefer the open or semi-open kitchen model which combines the kitchen, the dining room and the living room..
Kitchen with a waxed concrete worktop, source Pix Solution
It shouldn’t be said that the kitchen is the most used space in the house. It therefore requires regular maintenance. It is then advisable to design it according to your personal needs and to make it easy to use and maintain. It also depends, of course, on your budget.
Minimalist style interior of a house in Milan, Italy
Designing a custom kitchen is a great option for several reasons. This choice guarantees you a satisfactory result that will suit all your desires and preferences with regard to the decoration and layout of this room. Whether you have a small or large area, the open plan kitchen fits anywhere, especially if it’s custom designed.
Kitchen open to the dining room and living room, design Austin Patterson Disston Architects
Kitchen designed in dark hues, design Elizabeth Street Dorrington Atcheson Architects
Rustic style American kitchen, source: House Beautiful
The kitchen island and the bar are essential elements in any open and contemporary space.
American kitchen in a trendy interior, Small Studio design
An open and modern dining room interior in a house in Milan – Italy
In this kitchen designed in industrial style, it is the marble kitchen bar that acts as a separation between the dining room and the kitchen.
Industrial-style kitchen with a marble bar and rustic-style stools
To create a harmonious space in your open plan interior, consider matching certain furniture and decorative elements. In this way, you will establish links between the different areas. Installing a bar in the same material as the dining table is a great idea, for example.
Large open and bright space in a modern and spacious house
Here is an open plan and harmonious interior where the kitchen cabinets, the island bar, the dining table and the chairs are of the same type of wood.
A wooden bar fitted out with stools acts as a separator between the two spaces
Scandinavian style open kitchen, MODAL ARCHITECTURE design
Here is a different layout where there is no central island or bar visually separating the different areas. It was the rustic wooden dining table that took on this role !
An open plan house with a magnificent exterior view, designed by Matthew Collins
We love this very clean and minimalist style interior, designed for the Montreal-based design and architecture agency, Nature Humaine:
Open, clean and modern interior in a house in the woods, Nature Humaine design
A kitchen island with lacquered surface in black contrasting to the white floor
The Australian design and architecture studio Chan Architecture offers us a modern and functional open space layout: using the dining table to separate the kitchen from the living room.
The dining room separates the kitchen from the living room, Chan Architecture design
A bar, with space to store stools, separates the kitchen from the dining room
An industrial interior that is not designed as an open plan, does it exist? Oh no! This also explains the great success of this style of design, for several years already..
Industrial-style spaces are always open, Tense Architecture Network design
Rustic style open interior in white and wood in a modern house
Choosing gray for your open plan kitchen is a great idea. To warm up its cold side, add furniture and decorative elements in wood, as is the case with this beautiful industrial-style interior designed by the Saota architecture studio.
Industrial-style space with polished concrete surfaces, Saota design
Do you want an open and cozy space at the same time? Our tip: add accents in warm colors in the form of cushions, floor mats and other accessories to bring a cocoon feel to the whole room.
A modern space with accents in blue and yellow, design Laura U Interior Design, photo Julie Soefer
A classic and always harmonious marriage between white, gray and blue, design Robert Wilson
A bar of the same type of wood as the dining table separates the kitchen from the dining room
American kitchen open to the living room with a large island, design C M Studio