Hot Kitchen Trends According to Instagram

July 21, 2020

What’s cooking in kitchen design in 2020? White kitchens, granite, and modern designs still reign supreme, according to a new study of 500,000 Instagram posts in the U.S., conducted by Wren Kitchens.

Instagram has emerged as a popular place to share home design pictures and offers insights into trends based on the most Insta-worthy kitchen styles, features, and colors, according to Wren Kitchens.

Overall, the modern kitchen style, which features simple and sleek design, is the most instagrammable style of 2020 with 44,458 posts, Wren Kitchens finds. Modern style surged ahead of the more rustic and wooden decor of farmhouse styles, the second most popular  with 20,364 posts.

The following are the top kitchen styles on Instagram, according to Wren Kitchens:

Ranking.

Style

No. of posts

1

Modern

44,458

2

Farmhouse

20,364

3

Country

16,186

4

Traditional

10,599

5

Rustic

8,119

6

Cottage

5,441

7

Shaker

4,108

8

Industrial

3,457

9

Minimalist

2,171

10

Transitional

1,883

 

       

Granite countertops continue to dominate kitchen designs. Wren Kitchens finds granite countertops to be the most popular  kitchen feature on Instagram.

Ranking.

Feature

No. of posts

1

Granite countertops

49,619

2

Pantry cabinets

29,429

3

Quartz countertops

23,652

4

Kitchen islands

23,436

5

Eco-friendly

5,785

6

Brass faucets

4,608

7

Copper hardware

3,698

8

Mosaic splashback tiles

3,041

9

Induction cooktop

650

10

Farmhouse sinks

141

While colorful kitchens have gained popularity over the last year, white kitchens still dominate. These are the most popular kitchen colors, according to Instagram.

Ranking.

Color

No. of posts

1

White

48,753

2

Black

27,528

3

Green

23,423

4

Blue

15,470

5

Cream

13,106

6

Pink

5,459

7

Gray

5,358

8

Yellow

4,808

9

Peach

2,459

10

Floral

2,409

 

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