Roundup of all kitchen design happenings from around the web in December

It’s time to share some of the inspirational links, stories and features we found around the internet during the last month. See this selection as your own personal curated list of resources to inspire your next kitchen renovation. Let’s get started.

Vibrant Yellow Kitchen Brightens Basement of North London Home
When you’re installing a basement kitchen, conventional wisdom will tell you to go for a colour palette on the lighter side of the spectrum. Architecture studio Russian for Fish did just that with this bright yellow London duplex apartment.

© Michael Vahrenwald

Why You Should Drill Holes into Your Cabinet Doors
Besides adding a certain clean, contemporary note to the overall cabinet system, drilling holes in your cabinets have some other surprising benefits too. Find out more over on Architectural Digest.

Bonus Links

The Kitchen Design Secrets of Top Restaurant Architects
The Wall Street Journal delve deeper into what goes into designing a top restaurant. The home kitchen is a chance to mesh architects’ personal aesthetic with insights gleaned from top chefs.

How to Design Your Kitchen for Weight-Loss Success
Have a look these easy organisational kitchen tweaks that will make healthy eating second nature.

11 Ways to Add Wallpaper to Your Kitchen, from a Little to a Lot
Recently the pendulum has swung back in favour of wallpaper, helped in no small part by the appearance of some very stylish prints. Find out more on Apartment Therapy.

This Kickstarter Converts Kitchen Scraps Into Cooking Fuel
Natural gas is not sustainable or a renewable resource. One Israeli company could have the answer. Find out more about their innovative Kickstarter campaign that was funded in only 3 hours.