Primitive Kitchen Ideas

Primitive Kitchen Ideas

Popular primitive items are carefully used throughout the kitchen and dining room. Gingham curtains, black iron chandelier, antique window frames, cloth dolls, and warm colors are popular ‘must-haves’ in the primitive style.
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Primitive Kitchen Ideas

Primitive decor is that the decor is pretty easy to find or make yourself. There’s small hometown stores, large chains, and plenty of online sellers with tons of great primitive decor pieces that will make a big statement on a small budget.
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Primitive Kitchen Ideas

Kentucky Log Cabin Primitive Kitchen This was a project in Central Kentucky. The owner was a doctor and this was his pet project, so there was no real time frame or budget so the detail is incredible. He scoured the country side for parts and pieces, and had some local talented craftsmen, help him put it all together. It is an awesome project inside and out.
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Primitive Kitchen Ideas

You might notice a quirky detail in this otherwise clean, white rustic kitchen: the glitter ball hanging from the ceiling. The owners, both ex ballet dancers, say they’ve always ‘had a penchant for glitter balls – maybe it’s a nod to our past in the theatre’. Hob; extractor, both Siemens. Oven, Miele. Explore 10 ideas for adding an island to your kitchen.
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Primitive Kitchen Ideas

Rustic Ranch Kitchen Boasts Unique Wood Plank Flooring Rustic Kitchen With Wide Plank Flooring. Getty / Westend61 Clear on the fact that this is a country-style kitchen?  If not, let me help: Wood-burning fireplace.  Rustic wooden benches and table.  Spartan decorations. But what knocks this one to the moon and back is that awesome plank wood flooring.  No cheap commodity wood plank, this is the real stuff.  You know it because many of those planks are so long–the length of the entire room, at least 16 feet.  Guaranteed, you will not find that at your local Home Depot. Continue to 6 of 20 below.
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Primitive Kitchen Ideas

For this unique country kitchen idea, a pairing of two types of kitchen cabinet wood species–cherry and maple. To give this kitchen even more of a country look: a fancy valance; bent-wood chairs; glass-inset cabinets; and rustic 16″ x 16″ floor tile set diagonally. This look is from featured cabinet company, Canyon Creek. Charleston cabinetry.
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Primitive Kitchen Ideas

Cozy! How About a Country Cabin Kitchen? Country Kitchen with Wood Floor and Open Beam Wood Ceiling. Getty / Compassionate Eye Foundation One niche of the country kitchen style might be called Weekend Cabin, and this one is a prime example of that. This homeowner went big time with the wood–walls, floors, ceiling, beams–but toned it all down by using kinder, gentler woods like pine and white oak. As a result, knots, streaks, and burls are kept to a bare minimum.  This lets the country-vintage elements, like the industrial-chic pendant lights and old-school top-compressor refrigerator, shine brightly. Continue to 16 of 20 below.
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Primitive Kitchen Ideas

Take a cue from the modern kitchen featured below. Its main design is that of a contemporary kitchen with clean white cabinets, black walls and shiny stainless steel. Then look around the kitchen a bit more and you begin to notice natural wood floors, wooden stools and an amazing wooden ladder incorporated into an otherwise modern light fixture.
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Not every rustic kitchen has to be covered in bare wood. You can still achieve the design with elements of color. In fact, in the kitchen below, the only bare wood to be found is in the flooring—everything else is painted a deep country blue. Yet, it still gives the impression of a rustic inspired kitchen.
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White kitchen cabinets, lattice wine rack, baskets atop the cabinets–very homey and country. The diagonally-situated breakfast bar gives the kitchen a fresh, unique look. Cabinets come from Quality Cabinets. Model is Sterling in a white finish.
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One surefire country kitchen idea is to add what is commonly called a farmhouse-style or, to make it sound more inclusive of all styles, an apron sink. This attractive, smooth-aproned (or fronted) sink requires special installation methods but gives you far more washing room than ordinary sinks. This sink is made by Franke. Compare Prices: Franke MHK-110-20 Single Basin Fireclay Kitchen Sink
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No better way to give your kitchen the look of a French country kitchen than cabinets painted Delft blue, decorative tile backsplash, hanging copper pans, and ceramic roosters. The cabinets are from Artistic Cabinetry, Smithtown, NY. Be sure to check out their excellent portfolio, linked below in our list of cabinet manufacturers.
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Other rock elements could be used in your kitchen counter tops, such as quartz or granite. Essentially, any natural mineral is a fine choice for a rustic kitchen design.
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If you want a true country look for your kitchen, consider adding a dry sink stand (dry, meaning that it's unplumbed). No reason, though, you can't add a farmhouse style (apron) sink and plumb it. More likely, you'll use it off to the side as a decorative piece with a copper wash pan. On the top shelf is some room for cookbooks. Underneath, you can store kitchen implements that you use infrequently. This comes from Touches of Country.
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If you want to stick with a rustic style, then consider accessorizing your kitchen with navajo rugs, woolen textiles and twig-style furnishings.  Have fun, and don’t be scared to play up your kitchen with fun, quirky decor items.
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Simple earthen- and primary-based colors work best when trying to achieve a country kitchen style. Add in a natural-wood mobile kitchen island/table and you've got a down-home comfy look. Featured paint is from Dutch Boy. Colors: Yellowtail Dam, Rich Georgia Clay, and Regal Red.
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Simply add nature-inspired elements to your kitchen through wood, stone, accessories and color. Oh, and don’t forget that amazing wood-burning stove. Rustic kitchens can be so cozy, welcoming and warm. The kitchen truly is the heart of the home, so consider creating this inviting environment in your home today.
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It was important the kitchen be both livable and functional. ‘It needed to be decoratively pretty as well as a working kitchen,’ Emma says. ‘The family wanted it to feel slightly eclectic, so they chose the darker pink as an accent colour.’ The shade picks up on the colour in the tartan stair runner, visible from the dining table.
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Work with your property – When your kitchen has proportions like this one in a converted school house, they can easily dwarf any fixtures and fittings. So if your country kitchen is more manor house than maisonette, think big, adding a large table, deep units and a huge range. Even the artwork is enormous in here!
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Check out this very sunny country color for the walls of this kitchen: Valspar/Eddie Bauer Daffodil EB13-2. The diagonal tile behind the stove, hanging a pot rack, and open shelves also contribute to the country/cottage look.
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Clear on the fact that this is a country-style kitchen?  If not, let me help: Wood-burning fireplace.  Rustic wooden benches and table.  Spartan decorations. But what knocks this one to the moon and back is that awesome plank wood flooring.  No cheap commodity wood plank, this is the real stuff.  You know it because many of those planks are so long–the length of the entire room, at least 16 feet.  Guaranteed, you will not find that at your local Home Depot.
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White cabinetry always gives kitchens a country flair–especially paired with glass inserts, crown molding at the top of the cabinets, hanging pot racks, Black granite countertops and stainless steel appliances take the “rustic” edge off of this country kitchen and give it a touch of sophistication. Featured cabinets are from Canyon Creek Cabinets. Winterset White Thermofoil.
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You’re standing in your cozy rustic kitchen admiring the warm glow that only aged wood cabinets and a natural fireplace can emit, and the smell of pine trees surrounds your senses. You drop into your favorite plaid-covered chair, resting your stocking feet close to the open flame of the wood-burning stove — just close enough to warm your cold toes. The logs in the fire seem to pop to the tune of the kettle boiling on your huge cooking stove…..
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Rather, here you will find images and descriptions of rustic kitchens that feature amazing natural wood elements, old stones that have tumbled through time, rough hewn wood beams, and a few unexpected modern elements that mix surprisingly well with rustic life.  If the rustic-style is not for you, then consider reading our 10 Amazing Modern Kitchen Cabinet Styles.
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Wide wooden floor planks, wood ceiling beams, time-worn wood cabinets — all of these wonderful wooden elements bring nature inside your rustic country kitchen. If you love wood-based designs then also read Timber Architecture: 10 Benefits of Wood-based Designs.
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The knots in the wooden pine wall show where tree branches once grew, the grooves in the ceiling beams show where blistered hands once scraped the wood clean of bark, and the floor boards creek with age under your feet.  In order to achieve the aesthetic of a rustic kitchen, wooden elements are a must.
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One niche of the country kitchen style might be called Weekend Cabin, and this one is a prime example of that. This homeowner went big time with the wood–walls, floors, ceiling, beams–but toned it all down by using kinder, gentler woods like pine and white oak. As a result, knots, streaks, and burls are kept to a bare minimum.  This lets the country-vintage elements, like the industrial-chic pendant lights and old-school top-compressor refrigerator, shine brightly.