It’s no secret that green kitchens have been at the top of the interior world for some time now – but what about green kitchen appliances? While we’ve enjoyed an abundance of natural-hued islands, shelving and cabinetry, your everyday appliances may not have joined the bandwagon. Or at least they did not have so far.
KBIS 2022 (the kitchen and bathroom industry show) saw the birth of a new branch of green interior design trend in the form of kitchen appliances – in large and small sizes.
From refrigerators to stand mixers, this versatile hue is ready to take over your kitchen this season. However, as experts suggest, this green kitchen idea won’t be falling out of favor anytime soon. Here’s what you need to know before making the investment.
Why are eco-friendly kitchen appliances trendy?
According to HGTV star and interior designer Alison Victoria, the timelessness of green appliances is the secret to their burgeoning success. In his discussion of BlueStar’s 2022 Color of the Year, Green with envy (opens in a new tab)the Windy City Rehab star, shared that the color will still look great ten or twenty years from now.
“Appliances are the hardscape of the kitchen and not something you want to change frequently, so they need to be stackable,” says Alison. “It’s a big investment – you don’t want to be sick of it after ten years.”
BlueStar also describes its appropriate color of the year as a versatile and timeless tone that “represents prosperity, power, and harmony.” And while a selection of green tones are cited as the ‘this‘ color for 2022, Green with envy comes out on top. “Pair this on-trend hue with brass accents…for a luxurious look,” they add.
How to follow the trend of eco-friendly kitchen appliances
Invest in Green with envy is a natural starting point when it comes to best kitchen appliances. However, the Pennsylvania-based powerhouse isn’t the only kitchen brand celebrating this. color trend.
In an interview with H&G, Helen Simpson, KitchenAid’s UK and Ireland marketing manager, revealed that their Pistachio (opens in a new tab) appliances are among the most sought after of the year. “Pastels aren’t new, but we attribute their continued success in the kitchen to how easily they can add beautiful, subtle color while maintaining a neutral palette,” she adds.
The trend of eco-friendly kitchen appliances is officially on. Will you make the move?