The kitchen is the heart of any household because it is where all the food comes from. Who doesn’t agree that food is important? Therefore, the kitchen should be homey and welcoming enough to motivate anyone in it think of the amazing food that can be made in it. It should also be able to reflect your personal style. With a few well-places accessories and details, you can give your kitchen that warm and inviting touch.
When accessorizing your kitchen, you must ensure that décor does not interfere with the workflow. Since a kitchen can be a busy place, you don’t want to find yourself frustrated by your décor when working instead of being pleased it. You can choose to place décor at the corner of the counter space so that it doesn’t interfere with your working place, not forgetting to to have just the right bar supplies for your homemade bar.
Make sure that whatever accessories or decor you are using are kitchen-themed hence makes sense for a kitchen. For instance using beautiful dishes,baskets, or even a beautifully colored cookbook will not look out of place when used as décor.
Since the kitchen is a busy place, it is bound to get dirty every time it is used. It is therefore a little hard to keep the kitchen clean since things will inevitably get splashed with water or food. Eventually, grease can build up on the items. Therefore, when selecting decorative accessories to use in your kitchen, you should be practical. Look for items that can easily be cleaned or wiped easily as you do your regular cleaning. For framed items such as handwritten recipes, seal them well to keep dirt out of the frames.
Whether your kitchen is big or small, accessorizing the kitchen to give it a personal touch is essential. If your kitchen is small and space for extra décor is limited, you can find stylish ways to display your kitchen necessities or use the functional items as décor. You could have pretty soap bottles, beautiful jars to use as utensil holders, beautiful epergne to display colorful fruits or beautiful sets of plates and dishes. If your kitchen is spacious enough, you should make good use of the space practically and efficiently putting in mind too much clutter makes the kitchen look untidy.
Remember not to forget the kitchen window. Adding a simple window treatment such as valance will give your kitchen a great finish. It doesn’t have to be expensive at all.