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The name “wenge” is derived from the name of an African wood – one of the most valuable and expensive material in the world. From wenge wood made luxury furniture, doors, parquet flooring and small architectural and structural forms. African wood is renowned for its strength, durability, unusual texture, and above all, original color, which formed a tren and application of color in interior design. Fashion color wenge long ago conquered Europe and America, now known shade becomes incredibly popular in Russia. In modern interiors use of various shades of color wenge beats all records as the basis for the production of cabinet and built-in appliances. Kitchen design is not left out, interesting food options construction projects through one of the shades of Wenge weight, you only need to find your tone and determine the amount of such a difficult color in the interior of the kitchen facilities.
Color wenge – especially shades
People for whom the color of wenge is becoming a priority for the decoration of their own homes, are inherent qualities such as rigor, conciseness, moderation, conservatism and perfectionism. Rooms, decorated with wenge color, the impression of stability, constancy and severity. The feeling of aristocratic brutality, emphasized man’s character does not leave in the design of projects of kitchen, furniture which is designed in a wenge colors. None of the possible colors of the African color is nothing feminine, sweet or sweet, wenge – hard, but very unobtrusive.
Color wenge is very ambiguous, has a complex structure.
Some compare it with shades of dark chocolate. Others refer to a range of black, but with a light haze. If we look at the surface of African wood under a magnifying glass, you can see the subtle golden veins that give the material a light, subtle glow. Among wenge colors are the following:
- dark brown;
- dark purple with a hint of bitter chocolate;
- almost black with an easy integration of the gray-brown.
As you can see, all the shades of Wenge enough dark and heavy. Fully equip the interior in wenge colors and immerse the room in the dark is difficult. Color wenge is recommended in doses and in combination with light tones of white and beige group. If you want a warm, welcoming atmosphere of the kitchen, then use as a campaign for wenge colors such as light beige, peach, milk. To create a combination of wenge and the white tones will contrast interior ideal option.
Almost every home, with a few exceptions there are shades of brown in the interior. On a dark, natural color builds classic style and its offshoot, the modern style, such as high-tech, for example, also take as a basis for the use of dark wood combined with steel shine. The color used for decoration, as a material for making furniture, decor and accessories. The same applies to the kitchens. Not only furniture set can be represented in one of the shades of Wenge – flooring, doors, dining group, mirror frames or parts of lighting devices can be performed in a dark color. Color wenge is present, usually in matt surfaces, because that way you can convey respectability and brutality structure.
Dark shades to create a contrast interior
Color wenge disciplines like space around you, it is strict and precise geometry, all stylish, simple, but respectable. It’s no secret that is so dark shades of Wenge suitable for spacious rooms kitchens. It is advisable to dilute the monolithic kitchen sets furniture impressive sizes, the use of glass inserts in matt or transparent embodiment. Then the entire ensemble of furniture will look better and more attractive.
The combination of white and dark wenge color – a classic contrast of modern kitchen interior spaces.
Against the background of a white wall finishing wenge looks even more spectacular, and white surfaces in a glossy version is literally light on his background. Just add a couple of bright decor items to get a modern, practical and beautiful design kitchen facilities.
In order to soften the brutality and severity of wenge color in the design of furniture, you can use different design techniques – dilution surfaces glass inserts, the use of shiny hardware, hosting top-tier enclosures at different levels, in order to avoid a monolithic structure. To give softness throughout the interior, you can use the overhead chandelier interesting shapes with smooth lines and light tones of execution. Bright and textured design of the kitchen apron also contributes to the diversity of the kitchen design.
Chocolate tones for a warm kitchen atmosphere
Warm, dark chocolate wenge tone perfectly with marble surfaces, creating not only color, but also the temperature contrast. Stone surfaces give the room cool, and chocolate wenge shade adds natural warmth. In a small kitchen space, it looks great in combination with gloss chrome-plated accessories and stainless steel appliances.
For smaller kitchen spaces wenge color is best to use only as a basis for the execution of furniture, in which you can do without top-tier kitchen cabinets or open shelves confine. You can also perform the facades of the upper kitchen cabinets in a light color. A white trim, light flooring, white countertops – all this will help to dark wenge tone look even more spectacular, memorable.
Against the background of dark chocolate shade wenge look great surface chrome bar stools and a mirrored ceiling pendant. From interior breathes luxury and modern approach to the design of kitchen spaces.