How to Create a Timeless Kitchen That Will Never Date


Your dream kitchen is one of the biggest investments you’ll ever make, yet it will be the most rewarding too. For many, the kitchen is the central hub of the home, connecting your friends and family in one space whether it’s for weekend brunch, a casual soiree or a birthday get together.

Our years of expertise with endless possibilities (10 million combinations to be precise!) will bring you a bespoke kitchen that’s perfectly matched to you and all your family’s needs.

But before you go ahead, take on board this advice to help you achieve a timeless look that will never date, plus the focal areas in your kitchen that you should splurge that little bit more on!


Shaker Style

shaker_kitchen_in_cream_1444For a timeless and elegant choice, Shaker cabinets are a low-maintenance luxury design which create a period charm to your kitchen. Warm wood worktops paired with a creamy white Shaker design will create a classic combination with a modern edge. With this design, you will never fall out of love with your kitchen.



Beautifully Subtle Palettes

shaker_ermine_in_cotton_candy_matt_1546Neutral toned colour palettes offer a warming welcome to any kitchen. Soft subtle greys, blush nude pinks and creamy caramel colours, in a matt finish, bring a quiet and understated confidence to shaker cabinets. Our extraordinary display of colour options means that you can create a bespoke kitchen design that’s unique and personal to you.



Wonderful Worktops

timber_worktop_3Blur the boundaries between the outdoors and indoors by choosing a solid Timber worktop and add an organic and ornate feel to your kitchen. Available in three friendly and unique finishes – Oak, Walnut and African Teak – timber worktops are a durable choice that will never date.





Plus, if you want a low maintenance worktop that will look brand new for years to come, why not opt for Xena Quartz? It comes in several mesmerising shades including traditional marbles, glistening flecks and specks and veined patterns that will suit any style kitchen. It’s made from one of nature’s hardest minerals, and it’s easy to clean as you only need to use mild soap, water and a cloth. It is non-porous and very resistant to cracks and stains, so it’s worth investing in if you have a busy household!


Smart Yet Pretty Storage

larders-topPantries (or larders) are back in business and create a beautiful traditional charm to your kitchen. The pantry is also a practical (and pretty) storage solution. As a top-tip, keep your pantry well-stocked with fresh produce, tasty treats and herbs and spices so that you can feel a sense of joy, comfort and culinary inspiration when you open the doors to your cupboard of nourishment.


Durable Ceramic Sinks

shaker_forest_kitchen_in_shadow_1724A traditional, long-lasting kitchen sink is a fundamental feature that all kitchens should home. For a sink that has a sophisticated aesthetic but with a hard-wearing structure, choose a ceramic, deep bowl construction.

Here at Wren, we offer a vast array of kitchen sinks – including a dreamy double Belfast – allowing you to create a fundamental finishing touch to your kitchen. They’ve been in fashion for over 300 years, so we don’t think they will date anytime soon!

A sink is a well-used area, so it’s important whatever is thrown at it, it still looks brand new, so it must be durable when you’re not only washing your pots in it but bathing your muddy pooch and little one too!


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