Rustic kitchen interiors bring nature into the heart of the home. The kitchen is the center of the house where the family gathers for meals, to discuss their day or just to relax.
Rustic kitchen interiors are warm, cozy and inviting, perfect for the most important room of the home.
Influenced by the American craftsman style of the late nineteenth century, rustic kitchens have a regional feel such as Pacific Northwest, southern or Adirondack.
They might have the flair of a simple log cabin or lodge. Whether creating a simple rustic look or adding modern touches, rustic kitchen interiors have a multitude of design possibilities.
Bringing the beauty and simplicity of natural light, natural wood and natural stone into the kitchen is comforting as well as invigorating. Wooden beams and floorboards, a big stove, a deep farmhouse sink and a fireplace are all elements of a rustic kitchen.
The rustic style offers many possibilities for storage that a kitchen truly needs. Open shelving and painted cabinets made with time worn wood offer storage as well as an opportunity to display dishes and family heirlooms. Vintage containers are ornamental as well as useful. Hanging pot racks, baskets and other containers are decorative and useful in a rustic style kitchen.
A rustic style kitchen is a wonderful way to open your home to nature. Bringing the outdoors into the kitchen is refreshing and simple. With it’s relaxed comfort and natural elements, rustic kitchen interiors create a charming space to share meals and time with family and friends.