Like to have a rustic kitchen cabinets? The main reason to go into rustic style is the sweet nostalgic vibes it gives to our heart.
The other reason, probably that it also promises a warm atmosphere all the time. It always gives you a snug spots to relax and enjoy the time.
Like all the rustic spots in the house, a rustic kitchen cabinets also offers those qualities. And now if you want to find an idea of the kitchen, here we have picked 27 of them, some of the best.
1. Remodel Kitchen Cabinet into Rustic Nordic Style, simple DIY Project
Want to remodel the kitchen cabinet look into the more contemporary one? You don’t need to remove your cabinets.
With a little hack on the doors you can have the more updated kitchen.
If you have basic carpentry skills and the tools, you can start right away in a DIY project. Here you only need Barn wood Shiplap and MDF sheet (1/2″) as the main ingredients.
The MDF will be the new door frame. When the frame’s ready, stick the shiplap onto it with wood glue or the similar to get the outer rustic appearance.
For the outer black strips you see rounding the doors, use strips of lattice. Nail them around the frame and paint them black to get the black iron frame appearances.
Put the frames on their hinges, and now you have a neat rustic Nordic kitchen cabinets on budget.
2. Custom Kitchen Cabinet in Rustic Styles
You don’t need to dig deep into your pocket to get a cute rustic kitchen cabinet.
If you have unused wood planks or even pallet woods, that would be enough to custom the existing kitchen.
Cabinet doors, drawer panels, and backsplashes are some easy areas easy enough to custom with the materials. As for the backsplash, for example, this rustic kitchen uses reclaimed tin roofs.
3. Contemporary Rustic Kitchen Ideas with Farmhouse Sink
Along with the wood dominated room, a rustic kitchen often uses unique features to amplify its rustic effects.
In this example you meet a contemporary kitchen idea with a staple of rustic style kitchen, this farmhouse sink.
Along with the rustic shaker cabinets’ styles, farmhouse sinks also get increasing interest from the interior designer all around the world –they’re just too pleasant and inviting to be leaved alone.
4. Dark Grey Rustic Classic Kitchen Cabinets for Small Spaces
Dark and grey for a small kitchen? Wouldn’t they will make the room even feel more cramped? It this rustic kitchen cabinet example you won’t find any of those feelings.
The key is in its lightings. This rustic kitchen has big windows to let sun light into the kitchen abundantly.
The grey cabinets and black chairs offset the light and also offers strong characters to the kitchen.
5. Tuscan Kitchen Cabinet in Soft Distressed Colors
If you need to find some of the best colors for a rustic kitchen, you should go to Mediterranean areas. You’ll have some of the most rustic colors right there.
In this example, we present you a Tuscan style kitchen with dark woods and distressed red cabinet colors.
Along with its iconic Tuscan hood, here you also have a yellow vintage vibrant small dining table.
6. A Cheap Kitchen Cabinet with Chicken Wire Doors
You can always experiment with materials around you when you want to do a DIY project.
Take this kitchen design idea for example. You even can use cheap chicken wire to cover your kitchen cabinets, like this example.
They won’t eat your budget and even you can build them yourself. Lastly, seeing this rustic kitchen setup, you can use the kitchen layout for a small kitchen.
7. White Rustic Girly Kitchen Cabinets
A simple trick to make a small kitchen looks spacious is by redoing it into a minimalist style and paint it white.
Furthermore, you also can use white as a background color for any of your preferred styles.
In this case, you use white colors to accentuate its rustic white kitchen cabinets which full of vintage girly stuff. The wood countertop balance all them of them. The result is a strong but feminine kitchen.
8. Classic Black Kitchen Cabinets with Rustic Touches
Contemporary kitchen designs won’t avoid black. The color has become a part of contemporary colors.
In this example you find a chic contemporary kitchen cabinet in black and wood colors. The slate black cabinets offers a modern style kitchen with vintage touches.
For balance, another cabinets in clear finish inject a warm and rustic atmosphere to the kitchen.
9. Modern Minimalist Kitchen with Rustic Wooden Cabinets
Modern and contemporary styles often interchangeable in interior or exterior designs terms. But if you want to get into details, modern styles come from 1920s up to 50s/60s.
Meanwhile, contemporary styles are the styles of our time now, with modern styles as a part of them.
In this example you have a blend of modern kitchen with classic rustic cabinets. The raw finishes of the woods lend pleasant woody air to the rigid and efficient modern styles.
10. Impressive Hickory Kitchen Cabinet
You have several wood options for kitchen cabinets, such as maple, cherry, alder, birch, walnut, and some more.
They have their own characters and advantages.
This kitchen are almost dominated by hickory woods, including its kitchen cabinets. Compared to other woods, hickory gives you lighter color with warmer and pleasant rustic tones.
11. An Affordable Hack for A Rustic Kitchen
You might ask about how to build a rustic kitchen cabinet in an affordable budget. And the chance is that you won’t find any satisfying answers.
It’s better and far more affordable to update the existing kitchen than building one from a scratch.
To have this impressive rustic look, all you need is paints, a bucket or two. Yes, just by updating the paints of the wall and kitchen cabinets you can have a whole you look on the existing kitchen.
12. Soft Red Kitchen Cabinets and Shelves
Red is warm and inviting, provided you place the color on the right place.
In this list you’ll see a warm combination of white and soft red kitchen in a rustic farmhouse. In this white dominated room, the red cabinets and shelves offers vibrant accents for this otherwise bland kitchen.
13. Rustic Small Kitchen Cabinets for Your DIY Projects
You don’t need a large room for an impressive rustic kitchen cabinet. All you need is your creativity in using materials around you –and an ample room to do a little DIY projects.
This small kitchen uses reclaimed wood for its cabinets and shelves. Its rugged look, both on the cabinets or its sinks, only triple the rustic effect.
With all the simplicity, we sure you can build a kitchen like this yourselves.
14. Custom Rustic Kitchen Cabinets
It is a pride to have an impressive kitchen that represent our tastes. No matter what your kitchen types are, they yours to be proud of.
This small kitchen is a good example of a custom kitchen which truly represent the owner’s preferences.
This small kitchen is dominated by wood and has open layout. Its cabinet is a combination of rustic style and the classic ones. It feels light and warm, right?
15. Kitchen Cabinet Ideas, Rustic Industrial Style
It might be save to say that industrial styles pop up into the architectural worlds just by a chance. In the late sixties some artists wanted to cheap studio living quarters.
They found abandoned factories suit well for their needs, and that’s it –the industrial style is born. Along with the styles, a new breed of kitchens also come into existence, the industrial kitchen.
Industrial styles work well with almost any other styles. In this example you can see an industrial kitchen idea with rustic kitchen cabinets.
The simplicity and bareness of industrial styles are balanced well with the natural approaches of the rustic cabinet, resulting a chic rustic industrial kitchen.
16. Light Grey Cabinets for a Peaceful Kitchen
Each color has its own character, that’s why you might feel certain feeling or mood in room with certain colors.
For example, blue makes you calm, red energizes, green calming, and else. Neutral colors also has their own color psychology.
Grey is a serious color (that’s why you often see it on the office wall). But you can play with the shades and tints for the more ‘lighter’ mood.
These kitchen cabinet play with grey tints so they won’t look dark but light and elegant, complement the rustic touches of the kitchen.
17. Mango Green, Rustic Color for Kitchen Cabinet
Old kitchen catalogs are the best source if you still want to find some of the best colors for rustic kitchen cabinets.
They have ranges of vintage colors which should be great for your new rustic kitchen cabinets. From the country homes, you probably find some of natural colors.
Mid styles offers playful pastel colors with charming names like Ming green, Claire de Lune Blue, Ivoire de Medici, and some more.
In this example you find kitchen cabinets with mango green for the kitchen cabinets. In combination with the neutral wood flooring and white dominated kitchen, the green color offers fresh rustic accents.
18. Rustic Cheap Kitchen from Reclaimed Woods
Again, this rustic kitchen cabinet works well for a small space. And, again, you can have it with reclaimed woods (or even from cheap wood pallets).
Reclaimed woods often used as kitchen cabinet materials, mainly if you want to have strong rustic effects.
Apart from its dependability (the woods usually from quality woods), they also give you oldie wood patterns which further injecting the vintage nuances –like the picture here.
19. Rustic White Distressed Kitchen Cabinets
You don’t have the patience to wait for the kitchen cabinets’ paint fade and chipped to be called rustic? Then you need the art of paint ageing, the distressing process.
All you need is several sheets of sandpapers. Find the cabinets you’d like to distress and sand the surface until the paints look faded and like age-old paints.
The results will be like the white kitchen cabinets in this picture. They look old and faded, but still retain their beauty –the rustic beauty.
20. Black Kitchen Cabinet in Rustic Classic Style
A Mediterranean kitchen won’t let you down when you want something rustic and classic.
The kitchen styles, which has long history of being the stages of now popular menus, are truly full of warmness and vintage touches.
Just like you can witness here, it has all the stuff for a rustic kitchen: the chairs, thick countertops, lamp fixtures, and the kitchen hood.
The classic cabinets, painted black, add a nice contrast to the overall kitchen.
21. Modern Rustic Kitchen Cabinets
A Contemporary kitchen is probably the most versatile kitchen, in term of its adaptability to interior styles of any eras.
Previously, you have seen contemporary kitchen in industrial vibes in this list. We also offered you contemporary kitchen cabinets in 50s vintage colors.
And now we pick some kitchen cabinets with modern rustic touches. The cabinet itself, slate types, coated in clear finishes. And if you want them for a small kitchen, they’ll be suitable a choice.
22. Hickory Kitchen Cabinet for Elegant Rustic Small Kitchen
As a cabinet material, hickory offer you durability. It’s stronger than any other cabinet materials such as maple or oak.
If you want to have tough and long-lasting kitchen cabinets, hickory is a better choice. It also has characteristics grain and colors.
A small kitchen like the picture showed here will look warm and impressive with hickory kitchen cabinets. It looks terribly elegant and rustic as well.
23. DIY Rustic Kitchen Cabinet with Tin Roof Covers
For this tips, we’re sure you won’t ask on how to build a kitchen cabinets like the one showed on the picture.
The image of the cabinets itself has already spoken of the tip, that you only need to change the cabinets’ door covers with sheet of tin roofs.
The island table serves as cabinet as well. The owner updates the wooden cover with tin roofs for amore dynamic and rustic atmosphere.
24. Pleasant Kitchen Cabinets in Red-Wood Kitchen Theme
This cabin style rustic kitchen cabinets wants to make up most of your leisure time in pleasant and warm air, amid a green and fresh woods.
You’ll cook or chat in a warm kitchen which blends woody elements of the kitchen with red beadboard kitchen cabinets.
That would be, undoubtedly, your most pleasant moments.
25. Rustic White Kitchen Cabinets in a Shabby Chic Style
Shabby chic styles remind you to a worn out but beautiful place like an old and often occupied cottage.
It always offers utmost comfort and pleasant moments, like this kitchen. The kitchen is of a classic country kitchen style, with rustic wooden walls and white shaker kitchen cabinets.
26. A Rustic Luxury Kitchen Cabinets
If budget doesn’t a matter for you, this luxury rustic kitchen is yours. It occupies large area of an open layout room, side by side with the spacious living room.
The kitchen itself is dominated by woods, from its floor up to the rustic kitchen cabinets and its island.
The choice of materials and its elegant designs make this kitchen an awesome place to hang out after hours of hectic days.
27. Minimalist Rustic Small kitchen Cabinets
For the last piece of this list, we present you here a minimalist kitchen cabinet –of course, still in a rustic touch.
This kitchen cabinets set on a corner of a small kitchen. Its minimalist design makes sure that you’ll always have a neat kitchen.
Its raw finishes let you now that a rustic look also serves well for this small kitchen.
Now, that you’ve had a wholesome 27 rustic kitchen cabinets ideas in a sit, we sure that you have already had an idea of what your rustic kitchen should look like.
Will it be a contemporary one, industrial, or will it be of a vintage styles? Whatever ideas you’ve chosen, just let us now when you’ve completed your rustic kitchen cabinet projects (some of the list even can be built in a DIY style). For now, have a good time.