The combination of light and dark stain colors with an oversized island top give this kitchen a touch of Asian flair. The light green walls contribute to the calming feel throughout the room. Design by Gail Drury in Glen Ellyn, Ill.
Contemporary Asian Style
The Asian-inspired stools in this kitchen play well with the custom art and metal hardware. The slate-colored walls and white cabinetry create a contemporary feel throughout the space. Design by Lori Dennis
Traditional Japanese Design
This space combines a simple, clean look with traditional Japanese design. The different-colored paneled cabinets hint to the Asian feel, while the granite countertops keep it modern. The accessories in the space, such as the light fixtures and flowers, also evoke a Japanese feel. Photo by David Duncan Livingston. Design by Lou Ann Bauer in San Francisco, Calif.
Lacquered cabinets, quartz countertops and glass appliances shine in this Asian-modern kitchen. The backsplash is made of glass, protecting the red wall beneath. Design by Andreas Charalambous
Asian Kitchen With Pendant Lighting
The Asian feel in this kitchen comes from exotic wood veneers, a bamboo shade, shaded pendants and a green glass tile backsplash. Thick, concrete countertops balance the tall cabinets. The large island provides a large prep surface and informal seating. Design by Velvet Hammerschmidt
The natural tones in the cabinetry and the bold backsplash give this kitchen a soft Asian feel. Photo courtesy of Wellborn Cabinet, Inc.