11 Latest Black Kitchen Cabinet Ideas


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There are plenty of innovative cabinet ideas you can try for 2022, and black kitchen cabinets are one of them. It gives a more dramatic feel and sophistication inside your kitchen. All light tone surfaces and fixtures will effortlessly pop out from the background because of your black kitchen cabinets.

Black pairs well with a glossy finish, so going for a glossy black kitchen cabinet is most suitable to achieve a luxurious impact. Take note, this cabinet color works best if you want to have a lucrative modern kitchen remodel. If your kitchen has the classic farmhouse style, then going for light colored cabinets is a better choice.

Now, let’s go for a deep dive into the latest black kitchen cabinet ideas for 2022.

Matte and Glossy Black Kitchen

You can combine matte and glossy finish black cabinets for your kitchen. It creates an exciting luxurious appearance that works well with dark colored subway tiles. You can have that in a vertical position to make it appear taller for your backsplash.

Black kitchen cabinets also make an excellent contrast with light colored butcher block kitchen countertops. The soft veining wood patterns give a soft warm feel to your dark kitchen. Also, installing brass or chrome finish knobs or bar pulls for your cabinets would be great. It seamlessly pops out from the cabinet door adding more elegance.

A chrome finish faucet is also a wonderful pair for this setup since it adds a modern touch. It also pops out from your dark subway tiles.

Modern Farmhouse Kitchen

A coffee brown wooden dining table or kitchen island suits well for this setup. That could also match with a Persian or Oriental carpet or rug on the floor. These two items give a soft cozy feel to your cool dramatic black kitchen cabinets.

We can also go for white or beige backsplash and kitchen walls so that your black upper and base cabinets become the central attraction.

Industrial-Inspired Black Kitchen

Putting an industrial touch to your black kitchen cabinet is also perfect for 2022. It gives you a combined aura of luxury and a homey vibe. Black cabinets give more depth and drama while the industrial accessories and colors give that sleek chic look.

The distressed cabinets are made from oak, and it has been stained with black. This creates an antique appearance that marries your industrial accessories. The vintage looking hanging pendant lights compliment the antique face of distressed upper cabinets.

The white subway tiles help make the distressed cabinets gain more attention. The soft gray walls add to the modern lucrative ambiance of the kitchen.

Pair With Marble

The black base cabinets and the white stone countertops create a clean and modern ambiance in this kitchen. We also have white open shelving that gives a more airy feel for this L-shaped kitchen with an island.

The white waterfall kitchen island with black base cabinets is a perfect central attraction for this remodel. Putting some plants on top also gives a cinch of the outdoors for this cool kitchen.

The soft gray Carra marble countertop that’s covering the backsplash and floors improved the airy and elegance of this kitchen remodel. It also marries well with black cabinets and white stone countertops.

Strive For Timelessness

Who said it’s impossible to combine modern looks with a timeless traditional feel? This black kitchen remodel proves it. The minimalist all black finish of this kitchen gives both timeless beauty and a refreshing ambiance to your kitchen.

All elements inside this kitchen go smoothly with the black slab style cabinets. The light gray kitchen island is a smart addition, both for added workspace and design. The wood tone vinyl flooring also gives warmth to this layout.

Keep It Simple

If you want high contrast for your kitchen remodel, you can have black kitchen cabinets and white countertops, walls, and backsplash. This helps make your black kitchen cabinets become the central attraction. Going for glass front black cabinets is also great since you can feature your expensive porcelains and kitchenwares.

Overall, this creates a minimalist two tone style for your kitchen. Black base cabinets for your white kitchen island works is a good addition as well.

Minimalist Black

Your black kitchen cabinets also work well with wooden tones and metallic surfaces. This creates a bohemian style that’s good for small and large kitchens. Adding more windows over our sink area lets more natural light come in, making your kitchen more refreshing. You can also add some plants to your kitchen island to make it cozier.

Your white wall and backsplash add to the fresh airy feel of your kitchen. This helps avoid getting a cramped and dingy ambiance.

Your black base kitchen cabinets blend well with the metallic finish of your kitchen appliances. They both give a modern lucrative touch to your kitchen. Go for the hardwood floor and it can help make your dark colored cabinets get more attention.

Chic Open Shelves

Another way of getting a timeless and contemporary appearance in your kitchen is combining black base cabinets with open shelving. The black cabinets give more depth and drama while open shelving helps keep the area feel airy. Using wooden kitchen island and butcher block countertops helps make it more timeless and cozy.

You can add some vintage looking accessories and pendant lights to add to the timeless feel. This combines well with your modern black cabinets and appliances. Overall, the combination of these elements makes your kitchen timeless and modern.

Classic Kitchen Cabinets

We understand that some homeowners are lovers of classic kitchens, so this kitchen remodel is perfect for you. We combine black cabinets, hardware, and vintage accessories in achieving this outcome. As you can see, the gold knobs and pulls give that historical appearance to the black cabinetry. The beige backsplash makes it warmer and cozier too.

The antique looking accessories inside this kitchen complete the traditional classic aura we want to achieve. You will also have hardwood floors that match with your wooden dining table and kitchen island.

Warmed with Wood

Black cabinetry makes your kitchen cooler, sleeker, and more modern. To make it warm, we placed light wood on some parts of the upper cabinetry. Other vintage accessories placed on top of the white stone countertop add warmth as well.

The clean look of these black cabinets is amazing, and the white outlines make them more attractive. The brick wall beside the black cabinets is also perfect for balancing its coolness.

The undercabinet lighting also helps showcase the veining patterns of white stone countertops. Overall, you get a black kitchen remodel that’s softly warmed by wooden tones.

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Bayram Gulsen

Bayram Gulsen is the owner of Cabinets City. He always had this passion to redefine cabinetry to be at its best along with his dedicated team and the author of Cabinets City blog: You can find Bayram on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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