Christmas is well and truly on its way and we are looking forward to getting together with family and friends, entertaining in the kitchen. There are many versatile and functional kitchen elements that will make it easier for you to dine, entertain and celebrate while maximising the use of space. Here are some design elements to consider when renovating your kitchen to make sure that it’s ready for entertaining at Christmas and any other time of the year.

A big debate in kitchen storage solutions is whether to reveal or conceal your kitchen items. Glass front cabinets are a beautiful way to display your most cherished kitchen items while having a streamlined and concealed kitchen design is a modern trend. Here are a range of popular and on-trend storage ideas for your kitchen, whether you are trying to conceal your large appliances, create more bench top space or display your extravagant dinnerware.

If you are thinking about remodeling your kitchen and want it to be the focus of your home, there are many ways to create an inspiring space. Pick a single focus point in your kitchen to invest a large portion of your budget in and let your other kitchen elements complement your choices. If you truly want to make a statement in the heart of your home, check out the following ways to make your kitchen stand out.

Choosing your kitchen layout can be one of the most important decisions when planning your kitchen, as it is the beginning point of your design process. Functional kitchen designs are continuing to incorporate spacious family living with open-planned layouts and seamless transitions from cooking, entertaining and relaxing.