Summer is on its way — and that means colorful kitchen decor accents are everywhere we look! If yours is looking a bit on the dull side, start reviving your space with these 23 oh-so-cute essentials. You’ll find everything from must-have appliances to furniture upgrades. Whichever you choose, your kitchen is about to be summery AF.


If you really want to bring life to a boring kitchen, bold appliances are definitely the answer. Vibrant pieces like this can make a huge difference when it comes to the aesthetics of a space — and these goodies are full of handy functionality too.

KitchenAid Rasberry Ice Stand Mixer ($308.33), SMEG Blender ($250), Joss & Main Velma Kitchen Timer ($28), Pottery Barn Teen Mini Fridge ($249), SMEG 2-Slice Toaster ($150)

Tabletop Accessories

You can’t go wrong with tons of seasonal accessories adorning your kitchen buffet. Bright, patterned placemats, statement candles, and quirky, salt and pepper shakers will bring funky feels to the hors d’oeuvres portion of your next dinner party.

(Clockwise from top) Industry West Peel Fruit Bowl ($145), Lulu and Georgia Red Table Runner ($72), Anthropologie Chambray Napkin ($10), H&M 2-Pack Round Placemats ($10), Poketo Totem Candles ($12+), West Elm Flamingo Salt + Pepper Shakers ($24)

Serveware Accessories

If you’re not looking for a total decor overhaul, try something a bit more subtle to bring summer indoors. With trendy, metallic utensils, geometric coasters, and unique serving trays, you’ll have everything you need to achieve a chic tablescape on a budget.

(Clockwise from top) Dana Gibson Modern Art Tray ($50), Wayfair Calypso Colander ($30), Urban Outfitters Metallic Serving Utensil Set ($24),  CB2 Wayne Teapot ($25), Hay Kaleidoscope Trays ($18+), Leif Shop Ceramic Coasters ($40, set of four)

Furniture + EXTRA Essentials

Are pastels your jam? Then this spread has your name written all over it. Bring in the pop of color your kitchen needs without going crazy with ultra-bright hues. The variety of soft shades on these essentials will bring just the lightness summer calls for.

(Clockwise from top) Sauder Slate Back Yellow Chair ($62), Amara Newicon Pedal Trash Bin $83), Green Banana Lead Ruffle Apron ($33 on sale), Mint Metal Bread Bin ($39),  CHOSIGT Ice-Cream Scoops ($3), Jay Import American Atelier Ceramic Juicer ($19)

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