In recent years, modular kitchens have taken the Indian market by storm! This is mainly due to the quality and convenience that they offer over carpenter-made ones. But do all designs suit our compact Indian homes? Not really! The style that ALWAYS looks amazing in modern Indian homes is simple kitchen designs. 

Looking for some kitchen design inspiration? We have compiled a list of 50+ of our favourite kitchen designs from Livspace homes. Check them out!

#1: A Vastu-friendly Kitchen in White

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White is a Vastu-approved colour for Indian kitchens

What WE Love

The bottle green backsplash adds a pop of colour to this brilliant white kitchen.

Check out the entire kitchen design here.

#2: Beautiful in Beige

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The shades of beige go perfectly with the black countertop

What WE Love

The dark and light shades of beige on the upper and lower cabinets, respectively, create a seamless yet striking look.

Get all the details of this kitchen here.

#3: A Pop of Lime 

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A fun and playful look

What WE Love

The combination of the lime green cabinets and the gorgeous monochrome geometric design backsplash.

Take a tour of this bright kitchen.

#4: The Scandinavian Touch

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Sleek and edgy

What WE Love

The Scandi colour palette of grey and white and the sleek profile handles that save space.

Explore this Scandinavian-style kitchen.

#5: Ravishing in Red

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Red is a bright and easy-to-maintain colour for your kitchen

What WE Love

This is one of our favourite simple kitchen designs. We love how the glossy, reflective finish creates the illusion of space.

Check out this kitchen here.

#6: A 20-Year-Old Kitchen Transformation

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Stunning in monochrome!

What WE Love

The plush marble wall tiles that match the black and white colour palette of the kitchen counters.

Take the kitchen tour.

#7: A Splash of Colour

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The perfect combination of minimal and colourful

What WE Love

The Moroccan tile flooring in a gorgeous blue and mustard!

Check out the entire kitchen design here.

#8: A Stunning Open Kitchen 

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Dine in style!

What WE Love

The chic breakfast counter which is perfect for a busy working couple.

Check out the entire kitchen design.

#9: Cheery Vibes

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Such a happy space!

What WE Love

The use of white in the upper cabinets to offset the bright yellow colour of the lower ones.

Check out the entire kitchen design here.

#10: A Smart Partition

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A gorgeous mix of white acrylic and American walnut

What WE Love

The open breakfast counter serves as a partition between the kitchen and the dining area.

Check out how we designed this stunning masterpiece!

#11: One With Ample Space for a Young Working Mother

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Beautiful in azure blue

What WE Love

The island counter with the blue granite countertop helps to demarcate the large space.

Check out the entire design here.

#12: Chic Ceramic 

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An artsy kitchen

What WE Love

The white brick tiles entrance and the patterned ceramic tiles flooring

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#13: Whimsical Whites

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A grand affair!

What WE Love

We have some amazing simple kitchen designs and this is one of those. We love the extra prep counter which provides ample space for the family.

Check out how we designed this kitchen.

#14: A Bright and Cosy Entrance

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Enter into a striking kitchen

What WE Love

The bright yellow MDF pillar-like structures that highlight the entrance to the kitchen.

Check out all the details here.

#15: A Fresh and Airy Kitchen for a Passionate Chef

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A fully loaded parallel kitchen

What WE Love

The sleek colour palette which keeps the look light even though the kitchen is fully loaded.

Take the kitchen tour.

#16: A Kitchen Full of Happiness

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Beautiful, bright magnolia hues

What WE Love

The combination of magnolia and white gives this kitchen a bright and spacious look.

Check out this clutter-free kitchen here.

#17: An Edgy L-shaped Design

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A minimal and contemporary kitchen

What WE Love

The use of the novel metallic anthracite finish for the lower cabinets which provides the gorgeous sheen.

Check out all the details here.

#18: The One With Oodles of Storage

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Storage in every corner

What WE Love

Wall cabinets, drawers, base cabinets, open shelves, wicker baskets, racks – this kitchen has everything!

Take the kitchen tour here.

#19: Vibrant Shades of Blue

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Bright and colourful!

What WE Love

The open layout keeps it spacious.

Check out the complete design here.

#20: A Classy Modular Kitchen

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Fun splashes of blue and yellow

What WE Love

The use of blue in the upper cabinets adds to the brightness of this simple kitchen designs.

Take the complete tour here.

#21: Bold and Beautiful

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A unique colour combination for an Indian kitchen

What WE Love

The textured black backsplash tiles look so amazing with the dark blue cabinets!

Check out the kitchen design.

#22: Warm Wooden Vibes

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A stunning and fully functional kitchen

What WE Love

The walnut laminate finish is budget-friendly and looks warm and welcoming.

Check out how we designed this kitchen.

#23: Blazing Hues of Orange

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Oh so vibrant!

What WE Love

The backlighting under the wall cabinets enhance the vibrancy of this simple kitchen design for a small house.

Take the complete tour.

#24: Pearl White and Cyan Blue Wonder

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So pretty and pleasant!

What WE Love

The stunning cyan blue backsplash in subway tiles is such a perfect accompaniment to the pearl white cabinetry!

Check out the kitchen.

#25: Doused in Neutrals

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Functional and modern

What WE Love

The glossy finish of the cabinets and the lacquered glass backsplash maintains continuity of design.

Take the kitchen tour.

#26: Pretty in Purple

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A beautiful kitchen

What WE Love

The colour combination and the unique backsplash design!

More here.

#27: A Stunning Island Kitchen

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A gorgeous open kitchen

What WE Love

The membrane-finish of the entire kitchen which gives it a high-end look.

Read more here.

#28: Fun Boho Vibes 

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A paradise in denim blue!

What WE Love

The combination of the rich denim colour and pops of mustard creates a happy atmosphere. This is one of our favourite simple kitchen designs.

Take the entire kitchen tour here.

#29: A Super-Compact 65 sq ft Kitchen

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Good things come in small packages!

What WE Love

The ample usage of white in the upper cabinets and flooring helps to open up the space.

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#30: Lovely Pastels

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A pretty picture!

What WE Love

The powder blue cabinetry and the 3D tile backsplash.

Check details here.

#31: Cosy Cappuccino

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A warm, homely design

What WE Love

The aqua green tiles with pops of turquoise look amazing against the cappuccino coloured walls and white cabinets.

Read more here.

#32: Plush Like a Hotel

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A touch of greenery

What WE Love

The tapered island with a brushed-line gold trimming and the overhead wine rack with the hanging planters.

Check out the complete kitchen design here.

#33: Kitchen + Entertainment Zone

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A place to cook, eat and socialise!

What WE Love

The bar counter cum divider with an overhanging sleek metal rack.

More details here.

#34: Basic but Beautiful

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Exuding light!

What WE Love

The lacquered glass backsplash in a light hue of blue adds colour to this light laminate kitchen.

Take the entire kitchen tour.

#35: English Farmhouse Style

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Grab a bite!

What WE Love

This English farmhouse style kitchen comes with a high tea pantry and a mini greenhouse display.

Check out the complete kitchen design here.

#36: Industrial Theme

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Dark and gorgeous!

What WE Love

The massive island counter which is perfect for entertaining guests while you cook.

More here.

#37: Aqua Wonder

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Love the flooring design!

What WE Love

The cabinets are handleless which helps save space in this compact and simple kitchen designs.

Take the kitchen tour here.

#38: The Kitchen That has it all

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The cabinets are the showstopper!

What WE Love

The unique colour of the cabinets that blends seamlessly with the entire look of the home. Also, the two-tiered Caesarstone countertop for the island.

See how we designed this gorgeous kitchen.

#39: Summery and Cheerful

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What happiness looks like!

What WE Love

The Persian-style tiles for the backsplash that are highlighted by the bright yellow colour of the cabinets and the profile lights.

Take the kitchen tour.

#40: Rustic Charm

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A striking palette!

What WE Love

The mix of modern accessories and the rustic colour palette.

Full design details here.

#41: Contemporary Masterpiece

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From old to a modern wonder!

What WE Love

This 18-year old kitchen was revamped using a combination of brown acrylic cabinets, metallic beige wall units and textured wooden tile flooring to create a modern look.

Get full details here

#42: Striking U-shaped

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The colour of love

What WE Love

The spacious U-shaped kitchen comes with corner units and D-trays. Bonus: The red colour is so lively and gorgeous!

Take the kitchen tour.

#43: Country Style

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This kitchen got every aspect right!

What WE Love

This farmhouse style kitchen has a distinct retro vibe while being equipped with modern kitchen appliances.

Full kitchen details here.

#44: Metallic Hues

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Metallic tones give a modern twist

What WE Love

The way the subtle metallic white and blue creates a sleek look. Such gorgeous simple kitchen designs!

More details here.

#45: When Playful met Elegance

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A happy vibe

What WE Love

The vibrant backsplash which creates an illusion of hand-picked flowers.

Check the entire kitchen details here.

#46: Soft Shades of Powder Blue

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So pleasing and elegant

What WE Love

The transition from a closed, medium-sized kitchen to an open layout that integrates it with the living space. Bonus: the pleasing colour palette.

Read more here: Colourful & Child-friendly Interiors for a 3BHK

#47: Blue with a Tint of Wood

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Classy in wood

What WE Love

The classic wooden and navy blue combination in membrane finish. This is as timeless as it gets!

Check out the custom interiors of this home at Pioneer Presidia, Gurgaon

#48: Balmy Vibes

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Retro all the way!

What WE Love

The country-style groove cabinets in brown laminate that give it an old world charm!

For more on this gorgeous Bangalore duplex, read: This 4BHK is High on Style & Storage

#49: Hues of Blue

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We adore the play of blues!

What WE Love

The seamless design and bountiful storage that leaves the countertops free for prep work. Also, grey + blue = what’s not to like?

Catch a glimpse of the blue and grey-themed interiors for this Hyderabad home.

#50: A Warm Chocolate Brown

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Looks good enough to eat!

What WE Love

The printed backsplash and profile lighting give this sober chocolaty U-shaped kitchen the edge it needs!

More details here: New Decor for a 15-Year-Old 3BHK

#51: Luscious in Red 

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Drop-dead red!

What WE Love

This renovated kitchen literally pops with the red glossy finish against the champagne white laminate. And we can’t get over it!

Read: 70-Year-Old Kitchen Gets a Facelift

If you liked these simple kitchen designs from Livspace homes, also check out these 25 open kitchens for some inspiration.

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