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New this week: 12 fresh kitchens from South African homes

Aqeelah Bawa-Osman Aqeelah Bawa-Osman
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The kitchen being the heart and soul of the home requires a lot more thought and planning then some realise. The 12 fresh kitchen features included in this homify article are sure to inspire your home decor with elegance and modernity. Let's take a look to catch up on some awesome modern tips and tricks to upgrade your kitchen, especially with South African living in mind!

1. Cherry hue

Or perhaps go for the cherry hue and keep your kitchen a clean, uncluttered, contemporary design.

2. Dark mahogany

There's nothing more sleek and sophisticated to update your kitchen than dark wooden cabinets.

3. Open plan

HOUSE  I  ATLANTIC SEABOARD, CAPE TOWN  I  MARVIN FARR ARCHITECTS: modern Kitchen by MARVIN FARR ARCHITECTS
MARVIN FARR ARCHITECTS

HOUSE I ATLANTIC SEABOARD, CAPE TOWN I MARVIN FARR ARCHITECTS

MARVIN FARR ARCHITECTS

Remember that an open plan living, dining and kitchen needs to have similar colours and details to make it look like one perfectly designed open space. This all-white design with light wooden features is simply stunning.

4. Blue

Be bold and different and decorate your kitchen with colour.

5. Eclectic

This one has some lovely eclectic elements making up the clever detail.

6. Exposed

Renovated cooking area: rustic Kitchen by Deborah Garth Interior Design
Deborah Garth Interior Design

Renovated cooking area

Deborah Garth Interior Design

Don't plaster over that exposed brick wall just yet, it could be a sublime rustic decor aspect, perfect for a kitchen with personality.

7. Timeless

A light wooden kitchen with plenty of storage and minimalist design is a timeless choice that won't need upgrading any time soon.

8. Lighting

Don't forget to incorporate some brilliant illumination to get your kitchen cosy and attractive from all perspectives.

9. Colour scheme

modern Kitchen by homify
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Lodge Gregory

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If you prefer things that are out of the ordinary, then this fascinating and colourful design may just be perfect for you.

10. Vintage

You can include some vintage features reminiscent of grandma's kitchen to make your home a lot more comfy.

11. Monochrome

Diepenbrook residence renovation in Woodmead.: modern Kitchen by Big A Contractors
Big A Contractors

Diepenbrook residence renovation in Woodmead.

Big A Contractors

Black and white is another kitchen combination that you can't go wrong with, especially for a minimalist home that is trendy and fashion forward.

12. Adorable

The final kitchen we visit has an attractive and quirky design, but if that floats your boat then this is perfect for you. How about these New this week: 11 fresh South African kitchens to copy?

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