Kitchens are the heart of a home. It is where families gather, where meals are shared, and often where memories are made. These cottage kitchens showcase our best cottage kitchen ideas. From unified color schemes to bold and bright kitchens defined by color and pattern, our editors highlight the best cottage kitchen ideas that will transform a kitchen from mundane to magnificent.
You will find cottage kitchen inspiration for any style of home, from coastal to country and mid-century modern to family friendly. These cottage kitchen ideas show you how to think about your cabinets and counters, how to creatively consider kitchen islands, and how to contrast the old and the new. Our cottage kitchen inspirations will have you feeling at home in the heart of your kitchen.
You don’t have to buy a stone home in the old English countryside to enjoy the latest cottage kitchen trend. If you actually do live in a cottage or farmhouse, then maybe our list can help you learn to love the natural personality of your home. Cottage design and decorating are all about embracing the character of a well-used space without worrying too much about fussy modern details (or dust bunnies). Grab a notebook and pen – or just get ready to pin – because we’ve got a great collection of cottage-inspired layouts.
Our gallery of 30 cottage kitchen design and decorating ideas shows you how to create a kitchen that’s laidback and lived in but still looks like a magazine editorial. If you love antique-inspired details like leaded glass windows, cast iron pans, and patina-rich butcher blocks then the cottage look is for you.
Transform your kitchen into a more inviting, laid-back space with ideas from our favorite cottage-style designs.