10 Black Kitchen Cabinet Ideas for Stylish Cooks

The heart of your home is about to look so glam.

jim dove black kitchen
Pernille Loof

You'll want to to take advice from Mick Jagger and paint it black after seeing these glam designer kitchens that embrace onyx, pitch, and licorice. Paired with bright metals and pops of color, the darkest color on the spectrum can truly shine.

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whirlpool gold gas cooktop
James Baigrie
Black Harlowe

Black Harlowe cabinetry by showcases a stunning black-and-silver backsplash at the 2014 San Francisco Decorator Showcase. Designer Steven Miller warmed up the room with wooden shelves and countertops from .

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jim dove black kitchen cabinets
Pernille Loof
Bone Black

Jim Dove used 's Bone Black to update a New Jersey kitchen's cabinets, but didn't shy away from color elsewhere. 's Nelson Blue coats the walls, and the open doorway reveals Duke Red by in the butler's pantry.

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tobi tobin black kitchen cabinets
Karyn R. Millet
Pitch Black

Tobi Tobin wanted to evoke "Paris apartments and grand French style" in this modern farmhouse, so she painted the cupboards 's Pitch Black and topped it with a high gloss. A crystal chandelier provides the final chic touch.

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black kitchen cabinets
Maura McEvoy
Classic Black

While there are brown-blacks and blue-blacks, 's straight-forward graces this Manhattan apartment's cabinets. Designer Lilly Bunn added a poppy print — 's Belfour linen — on a Roman shade.

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summer thornton black kitchen
Miki Duisterhof

Since she had only 105 square feet to work with, Summer Thornton commissioned black cabinetry from and created contrast with white Carrara marble from the . The Fairmount Art Deco pendant by picks up the theme.

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bailey mccarthy black kitchen
Trevor Tondro

's Onyx sets the stage for gleaming brass hardware (and countertops!) in this Texas home.The marble backsplash is from .

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scot meacham wood black kitchen
Thayer Allyson Gowdy
Scuba Black

Scot Meacham Wood made storage stylish by painting cabinets 's Scuba Black. A colorful plaid on the windows introduces a little cheer to the California kitchen.

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gray kitchen paint color
Lucas Allen
Artist Gray

Not quite ready to pull the trigger on a true black? Ralph Lauren Paint's Artist Gray RLUL219 is the most requested color in Andrew Howard's portfolio. "After spending some time getting to know it, you wonder how you ever got along without it," he says.

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stephen shubel black kitchen cabinets
Jeremy Samuelson
Midsummer Night

A deep espresso — 's Midsummer Night — plays well with white walls in Stephen Shubel's San Francisco kitchen. Silver fixtures match the from .

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janet gridley black kitchen
Maura McEvoy
Hague Blue

Infused with green undertones, Hague Blue by provides plenty of drama in a Minnesota kitchen. Janet Gridley paired the hue with brass accents — like dome pendants from — to up the ante.

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