Are you looking for some country farmhouse kitchen decorating ideas for your home? If you are planning a complete renovation of your kitchen or you just want to add some country accent pieces to your existing kitchen, then you have arrived on the right page.
I don’t know about you, but a country farmhouse kitchen reminds me of a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere that is not pretentious but rather welcoming and family-friendly.
Now you might be asking yourself, what are some of the classic elements of a country farmhouse kitchen design? Well, I was able to uncover some interesting aspects of what defines a country farmhouse kitchen.
Classic Elements of Country Farmhouse Kitchen Design
- Apron Front Sink
- Wooden Kitchen Island
- Under Sink Curtain
- Wooden Countertops
- Pedant Lighting
- Exposed Wooden Beams
- Wooden Cupboards
- Open Shelving or Glass Front Cabinets
- Open Shelving
- Farmhouse Kitchen Accessories
A country farmhouse style kitchen incorporates many design elements that would be typical of what you would find in an old farmhouse kitchen.
Some of those elements of a farmhouse kitchen include classic hardwood floors with exposed wooden beams; lighter colored cupboards, wood, marble or soapstone countertops, an apron farmhouse sink, farmhouse pendant lighting and open shelving.
Replacing your existing sink for example, with a farmhouse apron sink will add farmhouse character to your space.
Whether you are planning a complete renovation or you just want to add some farmhouse elements to your kitchen, there are lot of updates that you could make to achieve a country look for your kitchen.
Here are some country farmhouse kitchens designs that I found on online.
These kitchen design ideas will give you plenty of inspiration to get started on your own decorating project.
1. Country Farmhouse Kitchen With a Wooden Countertop And Ceiling
This country farmhouse style kitchen features lots of rustic elements. Some of those rustic elements include a wooden kitchen countertop, open wooden shelving for storing dishware and a rustic farmhouse pot rack for hanging pots and pans. What a great idea!
If you have a small kitchen, then hanging your pots and pans from the ceiling really saves on space that you might be short on.
This farmhouse kitchen also has a double farmhouse apron sink.
The ceiling has been done in wooden planks which enhances to this kitchen’s country appeal.
Woven baskets are displayed on top of the kitchen cupboards which adds to this kitchen’s country decor.
2. Country Farmhouse Kitchen With a Wooden Countertop And Kitchen Island
This country farmhouse kitchen has been decorated with lots of rustic touches. Take for example, the farmhouse apron sink. This style of sink is reminiscent of the type of sink that you would find in a farmhouse kitchen.
This country kitchen also has hardwood floors and exposed wooden support beams running across the ceiling which adds to this kitchen’s farmhouse character.
A wooden table acts as a kitchen island for meal prep as well as storage for kitchen utensils. LOVE that old wooden cupboard on the far wall. Perfect accent piece for a country kitchen.
The wooden kitchen island and wooden counter-top definitely gives this kitchen some country character. This kitchen island is perfect for preparing meals and acts as a place for storing kitchen utensils.
I found this mason jar utensil set on Etsy. It would add a rustic touch to a farmhouse kitchen and be the perfect spot for storing your kitchen utensils.
Rustic Kitchen Decor, Utensils Holder, Mason Jar Utensils Holder, Rustic Kitchen Organization, Mason Jar Kitchen Decor, Kitchen Organization
3. Country Farmhouse Kitchen With a Wooden Countertop And Floor
This farmhouse kitchen features classic hardwood floors, a wooden countertop, farmhouse pendant lighting, floating open shelves and other rustic touches. An under sink curtain has been installed below the double farmhouse sink to keep supplies hidden and out of the way.
I really like the rustic pedestal tray that is displayed on the kitchen counter. Perfect for showcasing farmhouse kitchen decor.
Farmhouse Wooden Riser Decorative Tray – Rustic Pedestal Stand/Tray Riser for Coffee Bar Table Decor, Wooden Display Riser for Farmhouse Accent Centerpiece in Kitchen/Bathroom/Dining/Living Room
This farmhouse accent decorative tray is made of solid fir wood & pine. The whitewashed surface will add a perfect accent to your farmhouse decor. Decorate it with rustic farmhouse kitchen accessories or organized kitchen essentials to complete the look of your country kitchen.
A 3-piece rustic kitchen canister set sits at one end of the counter while several styles of caged farmhouse pendant lighting provides adequate lighting for this farmhouse kitchen.
This metal lidded kitchen canister set would blend in perfectly with your farmhouse decor. This industrial canister set is a nice choice for a farmhouse kitchen.
3 Piece Metal Lidded Kitchen Canister Set
This 3-piece kitchen canister set mixes form and function to create a farmhouse style for your countertop or buffet. Each canister is a different size and crafted from rust-resistant galvanized metal.
Each canister is also accented with a copper band on its cylindrical body and a knob on the lid for easier opening and closing.
This canister set would be ideal for storing ingredients like spices, cookies, sugar, coffee grounds, and other small items in an organized way.
To keep contents fresh, one customer recommended using sealed bags inside these canisters.
This square/rectangular pendant light with wood accents would be right at home in a farmhouse kitchen. Ideal to hang over a farmhouse sink or over a kitchen island.
Xenia 1 – Light Lantern Rectangle Pendant with Wood Accents
Consider adding rustic farmhouse kitchen signs to your country kitchen to add another element of rustic decor to your space.
Parisloft Farmer’s Market Open Daily Wood and Metal Wall Sign, Rustic Farmhouse Wall Decor, Multi
This country style wall sign features a distressed white wood background with a faux slat design, and a black rooster artwork printed in the center.
The message is shown on galvanized metal and white backdrop with black silk printing reads: Farmer’s Market Open Daily along with raised brown wood frames, vintage inspired.
This slightly rustic sign will add an additional farmhouse charm to any kitchen or dining room.
Where To Buy: Walmart
4. Country Farmhouse Kitchen With An Front Apron Sink And Wooden Open Shelves
This country kitchen has been renovated with a white farmhouse kitchen apron sink with a wooden countertop. There are open wooden shelves on either side of the window that are perfect for storing everyday dishware.
The kitchen cupboards have been painted a mossy green which compliments the brown countertop perfectly. Other farmhouse accent pieces include some wooden cutting boards in different sizes, and some green and blue glassware to brighten up this farmhouse kitchen.
5. Farmhouse Kitchen With An Apron Sink And Wooden Countertop
This country farmhouse kitchen features wooden cupboards with a wooden counter top. This kitchen also has a single farmhouse apron kitchen sink with a pendant light hanging above. A jug of sunflowers sits on one side of the sink with matching curtains.
This single bell pendant fixture with its bronze finish would be perfect to hang over a farmhouse sink in your kitchen.
Rosalinda 1 – Light Single Bell Pendant
This mini pendant light features an ivory shade with a bronze finish which gives it a traditional farmhouse look. The attractive pendant light can be dimmed and the height can be adjusted to accommodate your space.
This fixture will create a warm ambiance.
Where To Buy: Wayfair
Another farmhouse accent piece that you could add to your kitchen wall is a decorative farmhouse style wall clock.
Rustic farmhouse style wall clocks are available in many different styles. They are very rustic in appearance and are the perfect accent piece to hang on a kitchen wall.
Not only will they help you keep track of time, but they will act as a functional piece of farmhouse decor for your kitchen wall.
Here is another farmhouse kitchen decor idea using a cheese shredder as a farmhouse accent piece.
6. Country Farmhouse Kitchen Decor Idea With A Box Grater
Some farmhouse rustic touches like this box grater turned upside down acts as a place to hang a hand towel and display some dried flowers.
A very simple yet unique idea for a farmhouse kitchen.
This farmhouse box grater that I found on Walmart would be perfect for displaying dried flowers or for storing kitchen utensils in your farmhouse kitchen!
Farmhouse Galvanized Steel Wall Box with Towel Bar, Rustic Vintage Style Bathroom or Kitchen Decor Accessory, 8″ x 4.2″ x 13.5″
This rustic vintage-style accessory measures 8″ x 4.2″ x 13.5″ and also serves as a place to hang a small hand towel in the kitchen.
Another accent piece that you could add to your farmhouse country kitchen is a wooden ladder. Meant for displaying blankets or towels, this ladder could be used to hang tea towels or decorate it with farmhouse decor.
7. Country Farmhouse Kitchen With a Wooden Ladder
Here is another country farmhouse kitchen that has been designed with lots of farmhouse elements.
8. Country Farmhouse Kitchen With a Wooden Cupboards And An Apron Sink
This country farmhouse kitchen decorating idea features rustic wooden drawers with matching wooden shelves. A brown ceramic floor ties this kitchen together with the cupboards and drawers.
A bank of deep blue cupboards offers a splash of color to this farmhouse kitchen.
The focal point in this kitchen is the farmhouse apron kitchen sink in white which really stands out against the dark cupboards.
A glass farmhouse canister set sits at one end of the kitchen counter for storing everyday baking essentials.
A carpet runner in shades of dark red, blue and gold is placed in front of the sink to add color and texture to this country kitchen.
9. Country Farmhouse Kitchen With a Wooden Kitchen Table And A Farmhouse Chandelier
This farmhouse kitchen has been designed with lots of country accent pieces that include a wooden farmhouse style table with matching chairs. Wooden floating shelves have been installed for storing dishware.
A rustic looking black farmhouse style chandelier hangs above the kitchen table. Other farmhouse accent pieces include a black and white buffalo check runner for the table with a white porcelain jug and some blue mason jars for displaying flowers.
This kitchen has a real country look and feel to it.
10. Country Farmhouse Kitchen With a Wooden Kitchen Countertop And A Farmhouse Apron Sink
This country farmhouse kitchen features white classic cupboards with a brown wooden countertop. Open cupboards above the kitchen countertop reveal the perfect spot for storing dishware and wicker baskets.
A metal pendant light hangs above the farmhouse apron sink and casts just the right amount of light for completing tasks in the kitchen.
Carpet runners in shades of beige, red, blue and gold are perfect for adding splash of color to this farmhouse kitchen. LOVE the old farmhouse style fork and spoon set that is displayed above the door leading to the outside.
This rustic looking pendant fixture would be right at home in a farmhouse setting.
Capirano 1 – Light Single Dome Pendant
The shade material of this single dome pendant light has a brown finish and will offer you ample light no matter where you hang it. This pendant light’s height is adjustable and will offer your kitchen some vintage charm.
I think this next country kitchen has a real farmhouse vibe to it with many farmhouse kitchen accessories.
11. Country Farmhouse Kitchen With A Farmhouse Apron Sink And And Under Sink Curtain
This country farmhouse kitchen’s decor includes an apron farmhouse sink with white cupboards and a wooden countertop. A beige enamel breadbox with wooden cutting boards and mixing spoons are just some of the rustic accessories that have been added to this country kitchen.
A rustic metal wire basket on the counter adds another farmhouse touch to this kitchen’s decor.
This kitchen also has a classic wooden floor and some open cupboards for storing dishware. An under sink curtain and a farmhouse kitchen sign completes the look of this farmhouse kitchen.
This adorable vintage sign would be perfect for a farmhouse themed kitchen. This sign could be hung on its own, or part of a display of farmhouse signs.
Barnyard Designs ‘Fresh Milk’ Vintage Metal Tin Bar Farmhouse Sign, Kitchen Signs Wall Decor Farmhouse Decorative Signage, Bathroom Decor, Gifts for Women, Country Primitive Farmhouse Signs Home Decor
This vintage sign is crafted with a worn finish and a fresh country look so it’s perfect for some primitive-style, farmhouse decor. This sign could be hung on its own, or part of a display of farmhouse signs.
It measures 10″ x 13.”
Where To Buy: Amazon
12. Country Farmhouse Kitchen With A Farmhouse Apron Sink And Kitchen Accessories
This country farmhouse kitchen has been outfitted with some farmhouse touches such as a double apron sink, a cage-style pendant light and a farmhouse sign which hangs above the sink.
A white enamel breadbox with the words ‘BREAD’ on the front sits at one end of the counter while a rustic 3-tiered farmhouse serving stand serves as the perfect place to store kitchen essentials and more.
Adding a mini pendant light with a steel cage will not only illuminate your space, but will add farmhouse flair to your kitchen.
1-Light Matte Black Mini Pendant With Steel Cage Shade
This decorative Mini Pendant light fixture would be ideal to hang over your kitchen sink. This fixture features an X-stage style with a mate black finish reminiscent of a rustic gate that you would find in a country farmhouse setting.
The height of this fixture is adjustable from 0 to 60 inches.
Where To Buy: Wayfair
This vintage style enamel breadbox will add a rustic touch to your country kitchen. Perfect for storing bread and baked goods, this rustic bread keeper features a white enamel finish with black rim trim and touches of artificial weathering for a vintage look.
Vintage Style White Enamel Breadbox Bread Keeper Rustic Farmhouse Kitchen Accessory
This 3-tiered wooden serving stand in a farmhouse style would be a perfect accent piece for a kitchen counter.
DecMode 25″H, 15″W Solid Wood Kitchen Décor, White, 1 – Piece
Not only is this tray in distressed white and natural wood finish stylish in appearance, but it is also very functional in nature. Perfect for storing everyday kitchen essentials and more.
Now you might be asking yourself, what paint colors are typically used in a farmhouse kitchen design? Well, I did some research online and found some answers for you!
Classic Farmhouse Colors Used In A Kitchen
Classic farmhouse colors are based on neutral shades of white, beige, gray and greige which is a combination of gray and beige. Choosing the right neutral paint color will act as your base color for your cabinetry, your wall or for both.
These neutral paint colors create a relaxed and comfortable space that the whole family will enjoy.
Sometimes in farmhouse kitchens you will also see some bold colors introduced like red, green or blue which add a POP of color to the space.
If you are looking for some farmhouse style kitchen accessories that you could decorate your kitchen with, then I have compiled a list of items under different categories.
If you have enough space in your kitchen, then you could add a country farmhouse table and chairs.
Here is a 3-piece farmhouse rustic kitchen dining set that would be perfect to add to a farmhouse kitchen.
3 Pieces Farmhouse Rustic Wood Kitchen Dining Table Set With 2 Upholstered Benches, Brown+Beige 3 Options Available
Rustic Farmhouse Kitchen Pendant Lights
Rustic farmhouse kitchen pendant lights are another popular choice with homeowners who want to add some rustic touches to their kitchen decor.
The Gray Barn Chesil Beach Large Pendant Light – Aged Galvanized Steel with Antique Teal Shade
This large pendant light in a distressed weathered finish would be perfect to hang over a farmhouse kitchen sink or a kitchen island.
The design of this shade is available in different colors to compliment your farmhouse kitchen decor. The one in the picture is called ‘Aged Galvanized Steel with Antique Teal Shade.’
Rustic Farmhouse Kitchen Signs
Farmhouse kitchen signs are another accessory that you could add to your kitchen decor to give it a country look. These signs are made from wood or metal with different slogans that are related to farmhouse decor.
3 Pieces Rustic Wooden Eat Cutting Board Sign Hanging Wall Decor Large Farmhouse Eat Letters Wood Kitchen Sign for Home Kitchen Cabinets, Dining Living Room Restaurant Cafe (Retro Color)
This rustic country kitchen sign with a picture of a cow would be perfect to hang in your kitchen as part of your farmhouse theme.
Cow Country Kitchen Farmhouse Wall Décor
This retro ‘Farm Fresh Free Range Eggs’ vintage metal sign will add a charming touch to the wall in your kitchen. Crafted with a worn finish and a fresh country look in mind, it’s perfect for some primitive-style, farmhouse decor.
Barnyard Designs ‘Farm Fresh Free Range Eggs’ Retro Vintage Metal Tin Bar Sign, Decorative Wall Art Signage, Primitive Farmhouse Country Kitchen Home Décor, 10″ x 13″
Decorating your kitchen in a farmhouse style is easier than you think. There are lot of design elements that you could incorporate into your country style kitchen.
Just by adding an apron farmhouse sink, some rustic shelving, rustic pendant lighting, a country farmhouse table and chairs and a rustic farmhouse kitchen sign, you will transform your kitchen into a country style kitchen that you will LOVE.
And of course, don’t forget about adding some rustic farmhouse style kitchen accessories to complete the look.
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