Kitchen style ideas

You can pick your kitchen style out of a book or you can design it yourself, mixing and matching elements – here are some ideas.

In this article we cover:

  • Main kitchen styles to choose from
  • Kitchen style vs house style
  • Sketches of different layouts with pros/cons
  • How to add colour
  • Inspiration images


Written by Astrid Madsen

Astrid Madsen is the editor of the SelfBuild magazine. She previously held the same role in an Irish trade publication, before that she worked at the National Standards Authority of Ireland. She graduated with a BA in Urban Studies from Columbia University in New York and holds an MBA from the Instituto de Estudios Bursatiles in Madrid. France of origin, she now lives in Portarlington, County Laois, where she's taken on the task of renovating a listed building! Email

ABP decision making ‘irrational’, says judge

How to heat your new build home Keith Scully & Aoife Brady, Grant