Are you the type of those who love old-school furniture for rustic italian kitchen ? Both yes and no answers would still lead you to adore the rustic Italian look. This countryside looking might let your eyes stare for its beauty. By rustic means unfinished furniture look or rusty look, the basic of this idea is the originality of the wood, iron and everything you use.
Whenever you apply this furniture, you also need to change the appliances color. One thing to recognize at first that rustic Italian could be in some gradation of color, before you initiate the changing of your room, you have to choose the first basic color. Let us divide into three basic color; white, grey and woody-brown.
Now, after selecting the color, you should pay attention to these objects to make your kitchen acquire the rustic Italian kitchen as you wish:
The island should be colossal decorated by white-grey stone (marble would be a good choice) as the counter top. You might also put the sink, the farmhouse one, to your island. One other thing to notice is the storage.
The rustic Italian kitchen has to be distinctive in its storage. It is more rustic if you show the guests the plenty storage below your island. Moreover, if you put more handmade storage boxes made of wood. The lights are even becoming more essential if it is placed right above the island. The pendant transparent lights would be the best decision for your island illumination.
The cabinet plays an important role in shaping the Italian look. If you wish to have the rustic touch, paint all your cabinet in all white, or in all woody color with the touch of country side look. The cabinet should be like the island’s cabinet: have more storage. You are able to combine it with the wooden handmade storage, wooden small drawers, egg storage covered by handkerchief etc.
The most important thing is decorating the rustic Italian kitchen is when you decide the backsplash. You have to be extra careful. Consult to your designer, ask the backsplash installer and find out the type of the rustic Italian backsplash. To ease you with this confusing act, you can just straightly pick the warm look. To make it more “homey” you can order the backsplash tile of your own design.
As mentioned above, the sink should be in the form of farmhouse sink if you want the rustic touch. Farmhouse sink is usually curve with the tap below or sometimes beside the sink. The paint color of the sink and the tap should be contrast. As for example the tap is boldly black and the sink is purely white-grey touch.
To get more rustic Italian feel, you might be interested in leaving your kitchen with the typical decoration such as the representative plants that look rustic and some kitchen appliances such as stove, rustic granny teapot, wooden barn door, wooden floor etc.
After glancing at the things to put the tick on the checklist above, you might be thinking now on what basic color would you choose, where to find the designer of handmade backsplash tiles, and where to find the emblematic Italian plant, and other espousing decorative tools, last but not least, you should also put a tick on some representative pendant lamp or even chandelier.