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Traditional Modular Kitchen layout has an eternal quality which is very popular in Indian homes. A traditional kitchen has an ethnic design with classical architecture, which you can get by adding traditional Indian carvings to your kitchen cabinets. Go for rich wood tones, such as Mahogany, cherry, walnut or oak wood tones - they provide warmth and coziness to your kitchen design layout. For the walls, choose laid back and mellow colors. For more browse through 1000+ traditional modular kitchen photos for ethnic styled kitchen layout.

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Modular kitchen with torquiose shades by Syed Illias Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Modular kitchen with torquiose shades

By Syed Illias
Kitchen With White Marble Top by Furdo.com Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Kitchen With White Marble Top

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U shape kitchen with marble flooring by K D Mistry Interior Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

U shape kitchen with marble flooring

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Open peninsula kitchen  with brown cabinet by K D Mistry Interior Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Open peninsula kitchen with brown cabinet

By K D Mistry Interior
Kitchen View by Furdo.com Modular-kitchen Modern | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Kitchen View

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G Shaped Kitchen With Brown And White Cabinets by Dhanu Nayak Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

G Shaped Kitchen With Brown And White Cabinets

By Dhanu Nayak
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Black Shaded U-Shaped Modular Kitchen With A Tint Of Orange by Shah Modular-kitchen Traditional | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Black Shaded U-Shaped Modular Kitchen With A Tint Of Orange

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Small Parallel Kitchen With Wooden Cabinets by Mitul Shah Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Small Parallel Kitchen With Wooden Cabinets

By Mitul Shah
Kitchen Cabinet Ideas by Anil Kumar Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Kitchen Cabinet Ideas

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Parallel Kitchen by Anil Kumar Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Parallel Kitchen

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Modular kitchen by K D Mistry Interior Modular-kitchen | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Modular kitchen

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Tangled by srisaisrishti Modular-kitchen Traditional | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Tangled

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L Shaped Kitchen Layouts by Home Decorz Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

L Shaped Kitchen Layouts

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traditional modular KItchen by Nilesh V. Gosavi Modular-kitchen Traditional | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

traditional modular KItchen

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Small Kitchen by v ganesh naidu Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Small Kitchen

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Spacious Kitchen by v ganesh naidu Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Spacious Kitchen

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Kitchen Cabinets by Vishnu  Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Kitchen Cabinets

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Modular Kitchen by v ganesh naidu Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Modular Kitchen

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Open Kitchen Designs by Nakul Makker Modular-kitchen Contemporary | Interior Design Photos & Ideas

Open Kitchen Designs

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Parallel Kitchen Designs

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Modern style kitchen

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Traditional Kitchen Design

The kitchen has been the most imperative corner in our house and holds an important value in any tradition. It’s a place where not only our food is cooked but you find yourself drawn to it. There will never be a single day in our life when we won’t have a reason to enter the kitchen. Just think of the number of times you enter the kitchen to open your refrigerator and close it right back. Hence calling the kitchen the heart of home is an undeniable fact. The concept of Kitchen has evolved all around the world and even in India. Kitchen is not just a part of our homes but also a way to sneak a look inside the lifestyle of its inhabitants. The traditional Indian has huge variations considering the multicultural background. Each home has its own kitchen style, theme & colour. Even though the markets have conveniently taken on the concept of modern Kitchens, a typical Indian family still carries the root of traditional kitchen style while planning for a kitchen in their home.

 

Indian kitchen design has various classic design elements & architectural features drawn from their cultural background. Traditional kitchens are distinct due to their classic design and primordial architectural style which has its roots from the 18th, 19th & early 20th century. The Curves & organic shapes are common with traditional kitchens. It comes with the combination of various colours and blend of different materials. Traditional kitchens exhibits elegance & luxurious spaces with a mix match of natural materials such as stained wood & patterned stones. Whereas, modern kitchens focuses more on maximising the utility, comfort, convenience and easy movement at the time of usage and preparation of food. The centre point of any modern kitchen is their organised pattern and offer sufficient storage space. Whereas a traditional kitchen flaunts its aesthetic look and the classic style of area utilization. Indian kitchen is defined by its eye-catching detail for space and utilization and irrespective of their hereditary background; most of the traditional kitchens share the same basic elements.



Features of a Traditional Indian kitchen design

 

  • Architectural details - The focal point of a Traditional kitchen is on the details in all areas. You will find a bit of embossing or embellishment as a regular feature of a traditional kitchen. A traditional kitchen generally has arches, mouldings, beam ceilings, raised-panel cabinets, chandeliers & furniture-style cabinets. A lot of emphasis is given to the raised panels, box-beam ceiling and the flush inset cabinet.

 

  • Framed cabinetry- The design of kitchen cabinet plays a pivotal role in how the kitchen looks. Even though frameless cabinets are now more common and preferred one, the framed cabinets are regular part of traditional Indian kitchen. The doors & drawers are set flush with its frame and you can even find the usage of oil-rubbed bronze or antique brass. 

 

  • Raised-panel doors- Traditional Indian kitchen generally has more embellishment. The Raised-panel doors which is a common feature of traditional kitchen comes in various design & styles, and are a signature look of any traditional kitchens.

 

 

  • Decorative cabinet door - There are vast options for the cabinets in traditional Indian kitchen design . Some traditional kitchens make use of different options in the different storage sections with a blend of ornamentation by using carved corbels or brackets and moulding between cabinets.

 

  • Countertop materials- Luxurious countertop materials such as Statuary marble, light granite or quartz are all popular choices for the traditional kitchen countertops. Indian kitchen design exhibits elegance & luxurious spaces with a mix match of natural materials such as stained wood & patterned stones. Even though marble is considered to be a high-maintenance choice, it endeavours an old World feel which keeps drawing people back to it. Other lighter options may include manmade quartz materials or limestone.  

 

  • Apron-front sinks- They are also known as farmhouse sinks and are another signature feature of a traditional kitchen. The conventional handmade character of these sinks still attracts a wide audience.

 

  • Ornate and decorative lighting- Lighting is one important aspect of the traditional kitchens. One can find the usage of lantern-style lights or crystal and brass chandeliers. Even though lighting wasn’t a part of traditional kitchens in past , but the idea has evolved in 20th century where now this sort of lighting makes kitchen more like living rooms than utilitarian spaces. It gives the traditional kitchens distinct look on account of their classic design and primordial architectural style.

  • Hutch-style & tall cabinets. More often or not you can find Cabinets in the traditional Indian kitchen that don't look like cabinets. The classic hutch cabinet resembles more of dining room furniture, but are very much part of many classic and traditional kitchens. The stained wood cabinet can be used for hiding the pantry or your refrigerator. 



Difference between traditional kitchen & Modern kitchen

 

  1. The Indian kitchen design focuses more on detail utilization of the spaces while modern kitchen is built on a simple and effective design.

 

  1. Traditional Indian kitchen generally has free standing appliances whereas a modern kitchen by and large focuses on having built-in appliances.



  1. Traditional Indian kitchen always have a wood finish however the concept of modern kitchens is generally based on the Glass & steel finish.

 

  1. Modern kitchens doesn’t feature panelled doors or open shelving in comparison to a traditional kitchen, where the concept of open space for cooking is a regular feature



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