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going for gold in the kitchen

Have you noticed a certain warming trend in the kitchen? Perhaps a bit of a golden glow. Whether as hardware, lighting, accents, tiles, or the cabinetry itself, homeowners are embracing gold in the kitchen.

Hints of Gold

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Adding interest and depth to flooring.

Hints of gold can add a lot of impact and some luxury glam.

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Tara Fingold Interiors
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via DecorPad

Lighting fixtures don’t need to be externally gold–look to the inner lining.

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Gold Medal Appliances

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photo: Alyssa Rosenheck

Gold is certainly not among the standard appliance finish colours, but it does exist.

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Megan Morris

Sometimes that warm hue is simply an accent.

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A custom gold range hood.
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Liebherr: Monolith Inception kitchen shown at KBIS 2018

Golden Cabinets

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Zeitraum

The thought of gold on your cabinets might make you nervous, but it can certainly work, as shown in this wrapped cabinet and backsplash.

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Jamie Drake via Architectural Digest

Or as an accent on the kitchen island.

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Stine Goya’s kitchen, designed by Reform

If you’re a little more daring, how about the entire kitchen? Reform actually took it a step beyond just the cabinetry; the walls are also wrapped in gold. Hardware, fixtures, and appliances, too.


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photo: Dromme Kjokkenet

Do you feel ready to go for gold in the kitchen?