6 Exciting Kitchen Trends to Elevate Your Space in 2024-from expert interior designer Amanda Foster.

Authored by jennafarmer
Posted: Thursday, April 4, 2024 - 13:52

Hi, I'm interior designer Amanda from Foster Decor. I'm all about diving deep into the heart of what makes each space uniquely thrilling and utterly personal in your home. So, today, let's talk about the kitchen - not just any kitchen, but a space that's as vibrant and dynamic as the people who use it.

Here's my top tips on what's making waves in kitchen design for 2024, all through the lens of someone who loves to push boundaries and sprinkle a little magic everywhere!  

Handles That Talk

This year, it's all about hardware that whispers sweet nothings into the room. Think sleek, minimalist pulls that slide into your hand like a secret or chunky, textured knobs that add a dash of drama. And oh, the joy of mixing metals! Brass flirting with matte black, copper winking at chrome - it's a veritable dance of finishes that adds layers of intrigue to your space.

A Kaleidoscope of Colors

Wave goodbye to the sea of sameness. We're embracing cabinets that dare to be different, splashing our kitchens with colors that tell a story. From the deep, thoughtful hues that anchor a room to the zesty pops that bring it to life, color is back with a vengeance. And for those who love a twist, dramatic marble and wood floors that stretch through the kitchen are the new heroes of the narrative.

Smart Kitchens: The Future is Now

Imagine a kitchen that knows you better than you know yourself. Smart kitchens are here, and they're changing the game. Apps that sync with every appliance, voice-controlled lighting, and coffee machines that greet you in the morning - welcome to your kitchen, reimagined. It's not just about gadgets; it's about creating a space that adapts to your rhythm and flow.

Unconventional Materials: The Rebel's Choice

For those who walk on the wild side, 2024 is your playground. We're seeing a rise in kitchens that embrace the unconventional - think brass backsplashes, faux leather cabinets, and metallic meshes that challenge the norms. It's a celebration of creativity, a nod to sustainability, and a testament to the fact that beauty can be found in the most unexpected places.

The Minimalist's Muse

But let's not forget the allure of simplicity. Minimalism still holds its ground, offering a sanctuary of sleek lines and uncluttered spaces. It's about letting a few, carefully chosen elements take center stage, allowing the architecture of the space to sing. Whether it's through flat-paneled cabinetry or hidden kitchens that blend seamlessly into the background, minimalism invites calm into the heart of the home.

Curves and Edges: A Soft Revolution

And for a touch of whimsy, soft shapes and rounded edges are making their mark. It's a gentle rebellion against the tyranny of straight lines, a way to infuse softness and flow into the space. From arched doorways to curved islands, it's a nod to the organic, a reminder that there's beauty in the bend.

In the world of Foster Decor, we're all about trends that go bold as well as creating interiors that resonate. So here's to 2024 - a year of bold choices, smart solutions, and kitchens that are as unapologetically individual as you are. Let's make it unforgettable.


About the Author Amanda Foster is an award-winning accreditated  international eDesigner and interior designer, who specialises in creating bold, vibrant and colourful spaces. Known for thinking outside the box and with edgy designs, Amanda works with home owners to create a space to truly reflect their personalities.