This is an instance when you need to let your decor items visually extend the height of the piece of furniture or the cabinets. View gallery 14 photos courtesy of tessa neustadt for emily henderson designs.
Decorating above your kitchen cabinets is a great way to showcase favorite items and keep the supplies you need within reach.
What to put on top of kitchen cabinets. And depending on how tall your cabinets are there can be one more thing to keep on top of. If the styling in your kitchen seems to be lacking in some way and needs just the thing to create a finished look filling that area above the cabinets might be the answer. There are actually myriad possibilities for decorating that space proven through featured designers bloggers and instagrammers.
Empty space above your cabinets can make your kitchen look unfinished but too much above cabinet décor can look cluttered and messy. To put a collection on display without taking up extra counter space consider filling up the space above the cabinets. From vintage art to practical storage you can put that space above the cabinets to work.
The asian vases featured in this cheery kitchen add a fun accent in an unexpected spot. The tops of the kitchen cabinets in my house have been decorated for a few months. Pottery is tricky unless you have enough space to ensure it isn t crowded at the top.
If you feel that space has been forgotten and is calling for something special you re going to love these 10 ideas for decorating above kitchen cabinets. Sep 24 2017 decorating above kitchen cabinets is a difficult task. There s even an example from martha stewart herself.
Balance tall pieces of pottery at the ends of cabinet runs and put shorter wider pieces in the center. Do you have a gap between the top of your cabinets and the ceiling that has you wondering what the heck to do with it. I know it s popular right now to have the kitchen cabinets go all the way to the ceiling.
No matter what do not put things that are small and detailed up there. Even writing the word decorated seems to immediately make them seem dated. Wooden signs or letters spelling out words can be a fun touch to eclectic country and family style kitchens.
But i only have a handful of friends that actually have a set up like that in their kitchen. The top of your cabinets are no longer going to be the eyesore of your kitchen. If your cabinets aren t built all the way up and instead have a few inches or feet of dead space between their tops and the ceiling you can have a hard to reach zone that s a magnet for kitchen grime and dust.
Many times a bookcase or cabinet or the kitchen cabinetry feels way too squatty in a room. You can t see them very well because they are so. See more ideas about above kitchen cabinets above cabinets decorating above kitchen cabinets.
Whether you ve got loads of extra room or are cooking in a small kitchen you ll be inspired by these clever decorating ideas for above kitchen cabinets. Look for words or letters spelling out eat drink love.