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15 lovely L-shaped kitchens for your inspiration

Aqeelah Bawa-Osman Aqeelah Bawa-Osman
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So, you have a small kitchen in your home and you're looking for ways to upgrade your decor in chic and classic style, maximising working space and storage, then an L-shape layout is probably perfect for you. This design is perfectly placed in a modern home where an open plan kitchen, living and dining area is usually the most common. Well, our 15 fantastic kitchens in this homify feature are sure to inspire you! Let's take at these helpful hints for a cosy and comfortable kitchen.

1. Reaching the heights

modern Kitchen by Toren Cocinas
Toren Cocinas

Cocina Thermofoil Espresso 2

Toren Cocinas

Reach the heights of design with a stunning kitchen layout that makes the most of the corner with all the appliances necessary for modern cooking.

2. Horizontal line

Utilise the full size of your kitchen and include shelving across the horizontal line to enhance storage.

3. Less is more

modern Kitchen by Traber Obras
Traber Obras

​Reforma integral de vivienda en barrio de Chueca de Madrid por Traber Obras.

Traber Obras

Although contemporary kitchens are a lot smaller than their old fashioned counterparts, what they lack in size, they make up for in sleek design and elegant illumination. This one is proof that you can't go wrong with all-white cabinets.

4. An island included

For a larger kitchen, you can still incorporate the L-shaped layout, but add a centre island for more storage and workspace, your kitchen will be convenient and uncluttered.

5. Adapted

classic Kitchen by ESTUDIO FD
ESTUDIO FD

Cocina estilo tradicional americano.

ESTUDIO FD

Adapt your L-shape design to best suit the space available, think about the best way to use all your corners effectively.

6. The petite option

An open and fresh looking kitchen such as this is perfect for a small city apartment.

7. Appliance distribution

Plan the placement of your appliances long before your kitchen revamp, making your space tidier and easier to maintain too.

8. Perfect L

modern Kitchen by HAPPY Arquitetura
HAPPY Arquitetura

Depois Cozinha

HAPPY Arquitetura

Here's another example of an L-shape design in a small kitchen, this one has a shabby chic flair that is stylish too.

9. Neutral colour

This kitchen displays that a neutral colour scheme is the best choice to create a more spacious layout.

10. Key points

Include your appliances in the corner allowing the rest of your L-shape kitchen to be strictly storage.

11. Unrestricted

minimalistic Kitchen by Arquitetura 1
Arquitetura 1

Apartamento DE

Arquitetura 1

A petite kitchen means you need to be free to move around, this floor is simply unrestricted.

12. Free and fresh

modern Kitchen by Hardvendel Design
Hardvendel Design

​Hardvendel Design

Hardvendel Design

Incorporate a sliding door into your kitchen, allowing it to open out onto the terrace.

13. Keep it on one side

Use one side just for storage and appliances, while the rest of the kitchen should be free-flowing and fresh.

14. Curved

Make your kitchen more sophisticated with an L-shape curve, a fascinating choice for a unique home.

15. Division

minimalistic Kitchen by Urban Shaastra
Urban Shaastra

The Kitchenette

Urban Shaastra

Storage and steps divides this tiny L-shaped kitchen from the rest of the home. Have a look at these 8 affordable modern kitchens

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