8 Stunning Carrara Marble Kitchens to Inspire You
According to Google Trends, Carrara marble started trending in 2004, but this year interest has reached an all-time high. We know that the trend of Carrara marble kitchens isn't going anywhere anytime soon, so we thought we'd round up some of our favorite examples to give you a little inspiration for your own kitchen designs. Scroll on below.
File this one under dream kitchens. We love how the dusty gray and light wood balance the brightness of the Carrara marble countertops and backsplash. Stunning!
The marble island in this kitchen designed by Amber Lewis of Amber Interiors is definitely the focal point. We love its chunky frame and how the stools work with it to add a little rusticity.
As you can see in this contemporary kitchen, Carrara plays well with a number of other finishes, including Lucite, steel, exotic wood, glass, and porcelain.
This is a great example of a transitional kitchen. Streamlined shapes, open shelving, and boxy lighting give it a modern look, while details like wicker stools, glazed subway tile, and a Persian rug lend it a more traditional air. The Carrara marble helps marry the two styles.
The subtle gray veins in this kitchen's Carrara marble island and cabinets make this space light and airy, while wood bar stools, veneer pendants, and a burlwood island façade give the room warmth.
This is a beautiful example of a traditional kitchen with Carrara marble countertops. We love how the blackish blue island complements the veins of the marble. And how cute is it that the kids have a matching Carrara table?
We often see Carrara marble kitchens in contemporary or urban homes, so it was refreshing to discover this one: a rustic kitchen in the Georgia countryside with an English country vibe.
Using marble on your countertops and your backsplash lends a sense of seamlessness that's ideal for a small kitchen like this one, where you don't want a lot of busy and competing finishes.
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