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In Frame Kitchens Buying Guide

Providing top tips and insight on how to plan and design an in-frame look, this in-frame kitchens buying guide covers everything you need to know about harnessing this traditional style in your home. From understanding how to use and fit this sought-after design, to knowing what features to include for an authentic finish, this handy kitchens buying guide will ensure your in-frame makeover runs smoothly.

Understanding in-frame

  • What is in-frame?

    In-frame designs have an additional border that surrounds a door front adding visual interest and extra detail to the external look of a cupboard.
  • How are they fitted?

    The additional frame is made up of a profile that is fitted to the top, bottom, and sides of a cubpard door making it easy to customise an interior.

What are the benefits?

  • A timeless design

    Offering the ultimate choice in traditional design, this framed look will span the changing trends for a long-lasting fit. 
  • Choice of colours 

    With many colours to choose from, including staple hues and on-trend shades, it is easy to create a custom finish.
  • Primed for premium

    Great for creating a high-end look, the framed detail will craft a design that is unique to your home.
  • Quick and easy to install  

    With framing accessories that are quick to fit, your trade professional can achieve this sought-after look with ease.

What designs are compatible?

How to style an in-frame design

    • Add dressers

      Use glass-fronted dressers for a storage staple.
    • Go for timber

      Go for timber floors for a long-lasting and tactile feature.

  • Harness heritage features

    Go all out on detail by adding fixtures with a heritage-inspired look, such as bridge taps or ceramic sinks, for a statement cleaning area. 
    • Pick chrome

      Choose chrome handles for a finish that is easy to match.

    • Hinge details 

      Replicate vintage furniture with decorative hinges. 
  • Invest in neutral counters

    Invest in neutral colours, like white surfaces, to offer a coordinated look that keeps the decorative detail of our in-frame doors in focus. 

Ready to get started?

  • Explore our  fitted kitchens

  • Book a design appointment