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Kitchen design ideas

There’s lots to consider when you’re planning a new kitchen. You’ll want to make sure you provide enough storage for all your cookware and ingredients, as well as making room for essential appliances and creating plenty of worktop space so you can prepare the food you love. And just as important as those nuts and bolts is how your kitchen looks and feels – as with any room in your home, it should be a space you love using.

Cate's Scandi-inspired kitchen design ideas

Find out how interiors blogger Cate created an open-plan, Scandinavian-style kitchen that's the life and soul of any gathering.

Home tour: Kitchen design ideas for a modern-meets-country space

Everything has its place in Julia's functional and stylish modern-meets-country kitchen. The secret? Tip-top organisation...

Kitchen design ideas with a Swedish twist

Take inspiration from Swedish kitchens with these tips to create a more sustainable, inclusive and inviting space to cook and entertain in.

A more sustainable kitchen

Made with recycled bottles and wood, the IKEA KUNGSBACKA fronts are modern yet environmentally friendly.

Kitchen lighting ideas

Spark something inspiring in the kitchen with our range of kitchen lights. Whether you use the space for entertaining, eating or simply boiling the kettle, it’s time to put some more lighting options on the menu. Find out how, whatever size kitchen you have.


Kitchen design accessories

Planning tools

Try the kitchen planner

With small kitchens, size matters! Enter your kitchen's measurements and details to play around with a nifty online version of your exact space.

Kitchen quick quoter

Find out what your small kitchen could cost with our quick quotes. Simply select the style you have your eye on and enter your specs to get your 1-minute quote.

Book a consultation

Make your small kitchen happen by booking a consultation to get planning advice from IKEA's kitchen experts in-store, online or even in your own home.

Whether you prefer an up-to-date, contemporary style or a more characterful, traditional look, it’s easy to design a kitchen that reflects your personality and is a joy to be in. Perhaps you’ll make use of bold colours to bring your kitchen to life, or maybe lighting will help you create a more sociable atmosphere for friends and family to enjoy. Use our design ideas as a starting point for choosing the perfect kitchen for you.