How to add summer colours to your kitchen

Colour ideas

With the summer here, many of us crave a kitchen makeover that gives it a breezier, summery vibe. There are plenty of ways to bring sunshine into your kitchen all year long.

When it comes to infusing summer colours in your kitchen, don’t just limit yourself to walls. Cabinets, furniture and fittings such as lighting can be a great way to create interesting schemes and transforming the whole look and feel of your space.

To keep it fabulously fresh, bright and light colours are a natural mood booster and they’re especially great in dark spaces with an illuminating effect. Neutral shades such as putty whites and honey hues create a serene calming effect on busy households.

A splash of soft summer colours can be added to your walls, cabinetry, accessories, furnishings or even appliances.

Also don’t forget to set your kitchen up for summer frolicking, such as incorporating wine coolers, fridge freezers with ice dispensers and setting up a drinks station in your dresser unit... perfect preparation for get togethers!

Take a look at these five trends that are taking over homes all over the country this summer; and give your kitchen the makeover it deserves.

Tropical coral

Bubblegum Blue

Pina Colada Yellow

Chalk White

Relaxing Lavender