What has metallic accents, impeccable attention to scale and proportion, a coat of crisp paint, either bold or neutral, and is completely clutter-free while still boasting a personal touch? The contemporary kitchen of our dreams. When it comes to striking the balance between form and function and tradition and modernity in a kitchen, we have a lot to learn from interior designers. As such, we compiled our 13 favorite contemporary kitchens from style-savvy professionals. As expected, they offer plenty of fresh ways to show the heart of the home some on-trend yet timeless love. So if you're renovating and want to feel out your options before committing to one design direction, or you simply want some inspiration, take a peek at these next-level contemporary kitchens.