Weathered wood, cool concrete and burnished metals are some of the essential ingredients of a rough-luxe aesthetic. It helps to have existing architectural elements to play with, such as exposed brick walls, timber beams and metal-framed windows. Suspend industrialstyle lighting over a reclaimed wood table with some tolix chairs for that loft-apartment look. then swap out traditional wall units for wooden shelves and opt for a polished concrete worksurface.
Project details This Sebastian Cox kitchen by devol is made predominantly from english beech, an abundant but underused native timber. here, it has been passed through a bandsaw for an artfully rough texture. Find similar shelves at Nkuku, from £140 each. A devol kitchen like this one is priced from £15,000.