New cabinetry styles for the kitchen and bath go "Euro" with sleeker, simpler, cleaner lines for a contemporary flair. Colors and finishes run the gamut from chocolatey glazes and dark paints and stains to pale, natural woods. Options abound.
Wellborn Cabinet. The new Midnight accent finish is available on the Madison Square and Madison Cathedral maple door styles in Premier and WoodCraft Series cabinets. The black-painted finish has a low sheen for a matte appearance. (800) 336-8040. www.wellborn.com.
Yorktowne Cabinets. Featuring a flat recessed-veneer panel inside a 3-inch-wide solid-wood frame, new Celebration Cherry cabinet doors feature a mitered molding detail applied to the frame's inside edge and are built using mortise-and-tenon construction. Celebration Cherry comes in Honey, Sorrel, Garnet, and new Butternut and Toffee (shown) transparent stains. (800) 777-0065. www.yorktowneinc.com.
Mid-Continent Cabinetry. Constructed of maple in five finishes, or cherry in three finishes, new Rohe cabinet doors feature full-overlay flat doors and drawers. Other features include 3/4-inch wall shelves, a 1/2-inch wood drawer box with dual under-mount glides, inset toekicks, and concealed hinges. (800) 297-0661. www.midcontinentcabinetry.com.
Yestertec. Designed to conceal kitchen appliances including ovens, dishwashers, and microwaves, freestanding Kitchen Workstation Furniture allows greater flexibility in kitchen design, says the maker. Appliances hide behind the cabinetry's pocket doors. Available in several materials, configurations, styles, and finishes, the Kitchen Workstations meet U.L. safety standards. (877) 346-4976. www.yestertec.com.
Birchcraft Kitchens. New curved cabinetry in solid maple, birch, cherry, and red and white oak is available across the maker's entire product line. Shown is Heritage Classic in cherry, featuring beaded frames. (610) 375-4391. www.birchcraftkitchens.com.
Canac. Developed to complement stainless steel appliances, the new Pewter Glaze on the manufacturer's Tacoma Maple Chestnut cabinetry enhances details by settling into grooves and corners. The cabinetry features silver mullioned, beveled-glass doors; adjustable, pullout chrome storage baskets; and steel drawer cabinets. (800) 226-2248. www.canackitchens.com.
Merillat. Available in maple (in Natural and Toffee finishes) and cherry (in Cider and Paprika finishes), new Merillat Classic Lariat cabinetry offers the look of furniture for kitchens and baths. Five new base-cabinet options are also available: single roll-out tray, double tray, double deep tray, full-depth shelf, and half-depth shelf. Shown in Cherry Cider. (800) 575-8763. www.merillat.com.
Plain & Fancy. The Softer Spartan design features the Madison door style. The cabinets are constructed of rift-sawn oak in a Nutmeg finish. Two construction methods are available: mortise-and-tenon frames or frameless dowel. (800) 447-9006. www.plainfancycabinetry.com.
Timberlake. The new Sonoma Collection is available in maple and cherry in several finishes. The square-frame cabinets echo the Shaker style and feature solid-hardwood doors with full-overlay, recessed-veneer center panels and solid-hardwood face frames. (540) 665-9100. www.timberlake.com.
Wood-Mode. The new square-edged, flat-paneled Sonoma door combines with stainless steel accents in the company's Vanguard theme kitchen. The design features oversized stainless steel pulls and ground-glass inserts. An array of storage options, finishes, and woods is available. (570) 374-2711. www.wood-mode.com.