Colour in the Kitchen

Colour in the Kitchen

This month we’re talking colour in the kitchen inspired by Little Greene, our go-to paint partner when it comes to finding the perfect colour and finish to enhance our cabinetry. From the exceptional quality of the paint to the vast range of shades available, Little Greene’s collection is always our preferred choice when it comes to introducing colour to the kitchen.

With Autumn now upon us and the trend for earthy colours still going strong, we’re enjoying the exploration of rustic tones in the kitchen. Bolder than beige and slightly retro in influence, Little Greene have a fabulous range of slightly muted earthy colours perfect for complementing elements of natural wood and introducing subtle colour into your kitchen.

Colour Credits: Mid Azure Green, Portland Stone, Yellow-Pink & Tuscan Red


Over the years the kitchen has become the true heart of the home and the place where family’s can enjoy spending most of their time, from eating together to catching up on the events of the day over a cup of tea or glass of wine. As a result the kitchen has become the perfect space to express your unique personal style. With the latest trends turning to the dark side, we’re loving Little Greene’s dark and decadent range of tones from the Colours of England palette. From dramatic Lamp Black to luxurious Invisible Green, introducing rich dark colours amongst natural surfaces and soft white can transform your kitchen into an effortlessly elegant yet cosy space. Add a hint of a bright coral or pink for statement effect!

Colour Credits: Orange Aurora, Lamp Black, Basalt & Invisible Green


Despite the nights drawing in and the colder winter weather on the way, we’re not letting anything dampen our spirits. Our last inspirational colour palette celebrates the modern pastel trend with the perfect muted pastels shades being provided by Little Greene’s paint collection. Take a risk on pastels in the kitchen and go fresh with Little Greene’s Aquamarine, alternatively add hint of blush into your scheme for a look that promises to transform your mood from moody to mellow.

Colour Credits: Hellebore, Arquerite, Dorchester Pink, Aquamarine

Take a closer look at our kitchen projects featured in this blog post… the Rustic Palette features both the Cattal Street & Cambridge kitchen projects whilst the Dramatic Dark Scheme celebrates the Portobello project and the Pastel Palette uses the Carlton Towers kitchen for inspiration.

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  • Our handmade bespoke painted cabinets are made-to-measure so you can design the width of each shelf depending on your storage needs. In this kitchen project, sumptuously dark paintwork has been paired with copper handles for a beautifully modern update!

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  • Don’t let your ceramicware let your kitchen down! These @decoratorsnotes mugs are beautifully simple and effortlessly on-trend. 
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  • Here’s a small behind the scenes peak of our Cambridgeshire kitchen. We love the introduction of subtle colour through reclaimed wood palettes, introducing a real sense of the family’s personality to the kitchen!

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  • A preview of one of our latest kitchen projects! Contrast classic painted cabinets with rustic wood and aluminum touches to perfect modern character in your home. We love these brass geometric lights too!

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  • It’s Friday! In preparation for a weekend of entertaining we’re cleaning the kitchen. Lemons look beautiful when displayed on the kitchen counter but are also fantastic for eliminating stains or any lingering smells from the week of cooking! Simply cut up a lemon and rub into your chopping board to freshen the room with scents of citrus! Image from @hanssonebba

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  • We’re at @granddesignslive in Birmingham this week! Pop by and explore our beautiful bespoke kitchens made from reclaimed wood! See you on stand K110!
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  • Built into a space that once housed a swimming pool, this kitchen project breathes new life and character into the space. We especially love the pewter handles and engineered sawn-oak cabinets. 
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  • Good morning Sunday! Good morning October! We’re starting the day with poached eggs and avocado… what are you having? Image from @issycroker

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