Welcome to our design gallery of small kitchens with dark cabinets. Small kitchen designs offer unique challenges for combining style and function.
Make dark wall cabinetry less intrusive in a small kitchen by using it only along lower wall sections. Placing light-colored cabinets at eye level, and dark-colored cabinets below, naturally draw your eyes away from the dark to the lighter spaces which seem more expansive.
I know that conventional wisdom says that since the kitchen is small having dark cabinets will create a cave look.
One of the most popular modern décor trends is dark kitchen cabinets. While material and cabinet door style is important, the color is often. If your kitchen is on the small side or is not well-lit, darker colored cabinets could make the area feel cramped.