The Year's Best Kitchens: NKBA People's Pick for 2014

Get inspiration and kitchen design ideas from these stunning, professionally designed kitchens — the finalists in the National Kitchen and Bath Association's 2014 competition.

Peter Rymwid

The Little Jewel Box

From a small apartment galley kitchen to an elegant little jewel box, this traditional white kitchen has undergone a transformation that completely satisfies the client’s passion for cooking and entertaining. See more photos of this kitchen.

Greg Clark Photography LLC

Vogue Meets Vintage

The kitchen in this 1941 cottage was located uncomfortably far from the rest of the house, as a result of unsuccessful home additions. A modern, convenience-enhancing update was just the thing to turn this beautiful kitchen around. See more photos of this kitchen.

The Modern Marvel

This beautiful white kitchen makes use of all the modern conveniences including pop-up countertop receptacles, European appliances and articulating faucet. See more photos of this kitchen.

The Timeless Amethyst

A family of four that loves to entertain wanteda modern yet warm kitchen with two work zones, good storage options for point-of-use-essentials and other state-of-the-art features. See more photos of this kitchen.

Sands of Time

In this neutral transitional kitchen a sense of balance, a soft oatmeal color scheme and soft Asian qualities define this space that underwent a major transformation, overcoming significant architectural challenges. See more photos of this kitchen.

Brandon Barre

English Cottage Charm

A blue traditional kitchen with contemporary flair and whimsical touches is just what the client wanted. Influenced by an English cottage design, this kitchen emphasizes the quaint and soft details of this style. See more photos of this kitchen.

David McFadden - Past Basket, Inc. ©2013 Past Basket, Inc.

The Kings Feast

This green industrial kitchen is ideal for quick family meals or large social gatherings – warm, organic and sturdy materials enrich the integrity of the design. See more photos of this kitchen.

Joshua Lawrence Studios INC Joshua Lawrence Studios Inc. 2012

Party in the Penthouse

Who wouldn’t want to party in this dramatic penthouse kitchen with a panoramic view of the sprawling cityscape? Ideal for entertaining, this modern white kitchen embraces an open layout with the adjacent dining and living spaces. See more photos of this kitchen.

By the Serene Seaside

Designed to optimize the functionality of the space, this white coastal kitchen is grouped into various distinct work zones. See more photos of this kitchen.

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