The kitchen is the hub of the home, acting as a natural gathering space and the room where we start and end our days. So when it comes to kitchen design, functionality and convenience are usually at the top of people’s lists. But you can easily bring style to your space too. Whether you have a brand new kitchen or you are working with an older kitchen that you can’t renovate, choosing the right accessories and decor can make all the difference in the overall style of the room. Here are 15 items that will instantly add style to your kitchen.
Smeg Electric Kettle
Swap out your standard kettle for an iconic and stylish 50s-style Smeg electric kettle. It’s available in a range of different colors to suit your aesthetic, from cream white to powder blue and pastel pink.
Pottery Barn Farmstead Stoneware Footed Serving Bowl
We love the natural material and sculptural style of this footed serving bowl from Pottery Barn. Serving bowls and platters can be used in so many ways in kitchen decor. Fill it with fruit or bread on your counter or showcase it in an open shelving display.
Society6 Pair of Pears Art Print
Adding some artwork to your kitchen is one of the easiest ways to bring effortless style to the space. While there are endless options when it comes to wall art, we love this vintage-inspired pair of pears art print by artist Miss Mustard Seed on Society6. It's perfect for the kitchen!
World Market Copper Vintage Patina Metal Jug Vase
A nice vase is a must-have for any kitchen and we are seriously loving this stylish copper patina jug vase from World Market. Handcrafted in India, this copper vase is a one-of-a-kind find that is sure to get you compliments. Style it on your countertop or island with seasonal greenery or display a few faux stems to bring a touch of nature to your kitchen.
Afloral Cream Magnolia Fake Flower Branch
Nothing brings a room together quite like some greenery, and while we love houseplants and real bouquets, we can also appreciate some good faux greenery too. These stylish faux magnolia branches from Afloral are so realistic, your guests will do a double-take when they hear they aren’t real.
Pottery Barn French Striped Patchwork Organic Cotton Tea Towels - Set of 2
Swap out your plain old tea towels for this stylish set of organic cotton tea towels from Pottery Barn. Available in two colors, we love the simple yet stylish country-inspired striped patchwork pattern.
BF BILL.F SINCE 1983 Wood Cutting Board Set with Handle
Wood cutting boards aren’t just used for cutting fruits and vegetables these days. They also make great decor options, particularly if you have open shelving or some counter space to spare. We love this trendy yet affordable set from Amazon.
Anthropologie Nifty Jacquard Dish Towels, Set of 3
This set of three dish towels from Anthropologie is a great way to add some fun patterns to your space. Grab them in simple black and white or multi-colored if you want a burst of color.
Our Table 11.4-Inch Wood and Iron Fruit Basket in Black
Display your fruits and vegetables in style with this large wood and iron fruit basket from Bed Bath and Beyond. Throw a tea towel on the inside and it could even double as a bread basket.
Pottery Barn Vintage Blacksmith Soap & Lotion Caddy
This black metal soap and lotion caddy is a great way to keep your kitchen sink looking stylish, while also staying practical. We love the glass dispensers paired with the dark metal. Plus, opting for reusable dispensers over disposable ones is environmentally friendly.
World Market Lava Stone Mortar and Pestle
Even if you don’t use a mortar and pestle regularly it’s a great tool to have around the kitchen, and this lava stone option from World Market is stylish too. Display it on your countertop or on your kitchen shelves.
LARS NYSØM Salt and Pepper Mill Set of 2
You won’t be afraid to display these salt and pepper mills front and center in your kitchen. Featuring a manual ceramic grinder and a sleek and minimalist design, these grinders are both stylish and functional. Plus, they are available in a range of different colors to suit any aesthetic.
Hither Lane Antiqued Spice / Pepper Grinder
Now here’s a spice grinder that is just begging to be on display. Made from full metal and available in two colors, this handmade grinder features intricate patterns in a vintage Turkish design. Showcase it on your countertop or in an open-shelving display to add a stylish antique touch to your kitchen.
DOWAN 360° Rotating Extra Large Utensil Holder
File this under kitchen accessories that are both stylish and super functional. This ceramic countertop utensil caddy has a rotating base which allows you to access utensils with ease. We love the pop of blue this caddy will add to your kitchen, and the wooden accents keep it feeling pretty and ready to be displayed prominently.
SUBEKYU Bubble Up Bamboo Dish Brush Set with Soap Holder
Washing dishes can be stylish too, thanks to this bamboo dish brush set. For those who aren’t blessed with a dishwasher and still wash all their dishes by hand (or for scrubbing items that aren’t dishwasher safe), these bamboo dish scrubbers are a great alternative to the brightly-colored sponges that can be a total eyesore. Not only are they aesthetically pleasing, but they are environmentally friendly too. Win-win.