Country Kitchens

Country KitchensHello!

I have been seeing country style kitchens all over the place at the minute – and I love them! They are so warm and inviting, rustic with hints of vintage – It’s totally my style. So, I’ve had a gander (as I often do) and found some inspiration, ideas and of course DIYs to add these country touches to your kitchen!

Read on for how to have a country kitchen! 🙂 

A Rustic Table

Every country kitchen needs one. It’s a great focal point and really adds to the feel that you are going for. White washed tables will also give you bonus points! (How to whitewash can be found here)

rustic table country kitchen


I love this little table. I really like how the top is plain and the rest is painted white. It has that really country feel, but also brightens up the space, which is great if you have a smaller space

Little Touches

For me, the finishing touches make a room. The added extras that change a space from a show home, to something lived in. Some of my favourite additions to a country kitchen has to be bunting (which is really easy to DIY) and fresh herbs.

country kitchen inspiration


A mix of cream and beige everyday kitchen items look great displayed on a cake stand and they are great for keeping to hand

country kitchen rustic herbs


hessian burlap bunting country kitchen inspiration


Love this bunting. It really fits into a country style kitchen and would be so easy to DIY!

Natural is Best

Natural materials are lovely anyway and are really effective in a home. Whether that be wooden furniture or copper pans natural materials really work together and their tones are so effective.


Don’t forget you can add colour too! It can be so easy to stick to white, beige and cream, especially with natural woods and materials, but you can add colour. You just have to think a bit about it – and don’t go crazy. A bright yellow might work in the space, but the best way to find out is trial and error. You can always paint it again or just take the bright item out after all!

country kitchen


green country kitchen


This touch of green isn’t too overbearing and adds a brightening, fresh touch to the room

country kitchen


Have Fun!

I think the most important thing to do when you have your own space, is to have fun. Don’t worry if you don’t think someone likes your design, as long as you do – that’s all that matters! Anyway, you’re the one that has to live in it.

blue napkins country kitchen inspiration


You can easily add bright or funky tea towels to your kitchen

DIY hessian bag cushions country kitchen inspiration


These cushions are just made out of hessian sacks and look so effective!

DIY Cinnamon ornaments


These cinnamon scented ornaments are a great idea and also add a touch of Christmas to the air

ladder decorations


Love this!

So there we have it, a few of my ideas on how to make your kitchen have a country feel


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