The open shelves are one of the most controversial topics in the kitchen interior. What do you think of these? If you have a negative attitude, it might change based on the following examples. Because our photo gallery shows some very aesthetically pleasing and at the same time practical looks.
Open shelves in the kitchen - yes or no?
Practical and appealing
Look at this: There is no trace of clutter and superfluous items here! Actually, they were just made invisible. Here's the secret: The right arrangement makes even these things look decorative.
The good arrangement makes all things appear decorative on the open shelves
Make the most of your most used items!
Your kitchen utensils are always at hand
Plates, bowls, glasses and cups that you always need should be easily accessible. If they look aesthetically pleasing, they can easily be positioned visibly. Arrange them so that together they make a nice picture. You can group the items by color, size and shape.
This display of dishes will motivate you, among other things, to keep it in the best possible condition.
The best rule here is pairing order and aesthetics
You can mix successfully dishes and food products
Mix dishes and food products for an interesting look
In one and the same shelf unit, you can keep both dishes and food products. They tell viewers their own story of what style of kitchen they like. This concerns all aspects of the kitchen - from the style of the interior to the taste of your food.
Set colored accents in the white kitchen
Make everything easy
When designing the open shelves in the kitchen you should aim for a practical sense. So everything is usually automatically symmetrical and clear. This is usually sufficient in a minimalist kitchen to make it look good.
Keep a few cabinets ready for the not-so-nice items
In most households, the combination of open and closed shelves turns out to be the best possible. So you have the opportunity to position aesthetically pleasing objects open and hide the "ugly" in cabinets.
There belong also the heavy objects. In the open shelves the danger is too great that they fall down and hurt someone.
Treat the matter like an artist!
The open shelves only make sense if you bring them pleasure. Avoid the stress. Keep everything simple, both in terms of layout and decoration. This can only consist of some green details. Maybe you use kitchen herbs that you use in the kitchen anyway.
After all, it should be convenient and you like it, right?