Ways to Add a Personal Touch to Your Kitchen

There are some rooms in a house that see a lot of traffic. One of those rooms is the kitchen. Since it is a place where many people spend a good deal of their time, it is a room that can tell visitors quite a bit about the people who live there. The small touches, therefore, can be a good way to share your personality through your kitchen. From the cabinets to the mugs on the walls, here are some ways to add a personal touch to your kitchen.

 

The Furnishings



From cabinets to countertops, there are a lot of different ways to personalize the furnishings in your kitchen. Cabinets come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and woods. They can also be painted to match the color scheme of your kitchen. If you want to show off your dishes, open shelving can give you a chance to show off the organization found in your kitchen cabinets.

Another good idea is to paint an appliance a bright color that you enjoy. This gives the kitchen a focal point and can cause it to visually pop, especially if the rest of the kitchen is more muted. A chalkboard can also be a place to make your mark on your kitchen. Finally, using light fixtures and other furnishings that fit your personal style can make your kitchen stand out from other kitchens like it.

Dishware

Do you own some pieces of dishware that are unique? Antique pieces can be displayed to showcase their unique beauty, but antiques are not the only special pieces that you may have in your kitchen. The mugs that are on display in the kitchen tell visitors a great deal about the people who live in the house. Unique mugs, like these Deneen Pottery tankards, are individually handcrafted and glazed. They offer a wide variety of styles and shapes, giving you a chance to choose the mug that best suits your needs. Mugs can tell visitors a lot about their hosts.

Not only can mugs give your kitchen a personalized feel, other dishes also help you personalize your kitchen. Although other people may have the same set of dishes, they can be enhanced in your kitchen in unique ways. By using different styles and colors, your dishes and cooking utensils can be part of letting your personality shine through in your kitchen.

Textiles

From the curtains that you hang in your kitchen to the towels you use to dry dishes, the fabrics that you use in your kitchen allow you to make your kitchen truly yours. Curtains and rugs can be handcrafted, or chosen to fit your own unique style. Keep them clean with the Hoover UH70935 pro bagless upright vacuum. In addition, there are a wide variety of kitchen towels to choose from, including some personalized options. This allows another chance for your personal style to shine through.

Although kitchens are clean places, there is no reason for them to be dull. With a wide variety of fabrics and other products to choose from, your kitchen can be a place that allows your own unique personality to shine through.

The Fashionable Housewife

Sarah-Jean Ballard is the Publisher and Editor in Chief of The Fashionable Housewife blog and Founder of Fashionable Media. Housewife, mother of 4, homeschooler, and homesteader who is on a mission to help moms like you, look fashionable too!

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