Trend report – Rustic but modern kitchen

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 Image from John Lewis of Hungerford

From clinical to rustic

Rustic decor is traditionally all about home-made, handcrafted and a warm, cheery, well-used appearance.  This trend brings a new style which is totally in contrast with the clinical look we’ve been used to seeing this past few months (minimalism, white and grey, ultra-modern shapes…).

Images from John Lewis of Hungerford, Grace & Glory Home, Hill Farm Furniture and Loaf
Images from John Lewis of Hungerford, Grace & Glory Home, Hill Farm Furniture and Loaf

Key elements of rustic décor which bring a natural feel to a room: wood, terracotta, brickwork, stone, glass, rattan, nubby cotton, wool, paper, clay and various types of metal…

 

Products from John Lewis of Hungerford & Boutique Provencale
Products from John Lewis of Hungerford & Boutique Provencale

Think outside the box

Homes in 2014 will represent an eclectic array of stylistic influences”

[Paste Magazine]

You can give modern twist to the usual natural materials / hues by mixing and matching rustic and ultra-modern accessories; it will stop you being overly conformist to one look.  You can also use bright colours to give a fresh and modern finish to your country-style interior.

With rustic décor, the eclectic look is both charming and it’s easy to create by mixing contrasting textures, patterns and colours.

 

Products from Boutique Provencale & Loaf
Products from Boutique Provencale & Loaf

Kitchen focus

The kitchen is probably is probably the easiest room to change the overall by mixing contrasting textures, patterns and colours.

 

Keywords ideas: rustic, French countryside, country, wood, natural, home-made, handcrafted, overused, vintage metal, brown, linen, floral pattern, stone, iron, pot racks clay, terracotta, farmhouse sink, reclaimed, sturdy dining table, wooden chair…

Are you a journalist? Find more rustic product ideas for the kitchen in our dedicated rustic trend on Press Loft: http://www.pressloft.com/feature.php?t=558&tid=1

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