This black kitchen with a wooden countertop opens up to the deck for complete indoor / outdoor living. By using clear glass for the kitchen backsplash, it lets the rocks in the garden appear as a piece of art. When needed, the kitchen can be closed off to the elements with accordion glass doors.
Architectural details add colour, texture and drama to a space - choose a colour palette that is harmonious to prevent it feeling to busy. Leave areas exposed, clever use of negative space can make a space feel larger.