One of the secrets to make a happy kitchen besides natural light is to bring pops of color to kitchen. When designing a kitchen or contemplating a color palette, most people’s first thoughts go to the cabinets, countertops and backsplashes. And not without good reason, as these elements can dominate the space and will likely stay in it for many years.
Well, another trend in 2020 is that we start to see pops of color on kitchen appliances. Colored appliances in an open kitchen add drama, high style and are very unexpected. For those who survived avocado green and harvest gold kitchens of 70’s, it’s no wonder neutral appliances have anchored kitchens for the past few decades. From bisque and white of the 80’s and 90’s to modern stainless steel, homeowners have been wary of new appliance colors for a long time. But after a long break from more vibrant appliance colors, trends are shifting back in that direction.
Here are some of popular color trends in appliances in 2020.
Orange combines the energy of red and the happiness of yellow. It is associated with joy, sunshine, and the tropics. Orange represents enthusiasm, fascination, happiness, creativity, determination, attraction, success, encouragement, and stimulation. It pairs well with white, all shades of blue and black in a kitchen.
Representing the fusion of modern life, as below shows PANTONE Living Coral, Living Coral is a nurturing color that appears in our natural surroundings. Living Coral emits the desired, familiar and energizing aspects of color found in nature.
And orange on small vintage refrigerator creates such a chic, sexy and livable vibe.
Blue is the color of the sky and sea. It is often associated with depth and stability. It symbolizes trust, loyalty, wisdom, confidence, intelligence, faith, truth, and heaven. Blue is considered beneficial to the mind and body. It slows human metabolism and produces a calming effect.
These blue kitchens appliances are insanely gorgeous. After white, blue is probably one of the most popular kitchen colors. It’s classic, calming, and adds color without feeling too much in-your-face. Pantone Color of 2o20–Classic Blue(as shows below) brings a sense of peace and tranquillity to the human spirit, offering refuge.
Yellow is the most luminous of all the colors of the spectrum. It’s the color of happiness, and optimism, of enlightenment and creativity, sunshine and spring.
The color yellow has also been found to stimulate your appetite since your brain actually secretes more serotonin, a feel-good hormone, when you see yellow.
Red is associated with passion, desire, and love. Red is an idea color in kitchen appliances as it is fashionable, energetic, enhance your appetite, and tends to liven up any kitchen and makes a focal point. It works best in the neutral, all-white or dark surrounding.
Pink is a delicate color that is romantic, charming, feminine, and tenderness. The color pink is the color of universal love of oneself and of others. Pink color in your kitchen appliances makes your kitchen feel chic, modern, sophisticated and nurturing.
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