How to overhaul your kitchen – the Easter DIY project you can easily do this weekend

Not all modern kitchen ideas need involve ripping out the cabinets and cupboards. Jenna Choate and Mariana Ugarte, interior Designers and co-founders of Interior Fox, shed some light on their top design and decorating tricks, to revamp a kitchen in time for Spring, and all within a weekend.

The kitchen is often the heart of the home. Whether it’s in constant use, or maybe more of an occasional space (well, not everyone cooks, right?) but what are the easiest and quickest ways to make a big difference to your kitchen design?

Update your cabinet handles and hardware

kitchen handles and cabinets update

(Image credit: Interior Fox)

‘Outdated cabinets? Upgrade the aesthetic of a kitchen swiftly by swapping out the hardware and hinges!’ say Jenna and Mariana. ‘You can smarten the appearance of akitchen by opting for on-trend matt black handles and hardware. We find this gives an instant contemporary and sleek, modern feel to an otherwise lacklustre or tired kitchen.’