Kitchen storage solutions cater for strong tastes with industrial shelving.  If you’re looking for somewhere to display your edibles, crockery or clutter, here’s a selection of units to achieve a quick industrial kitchen fix.  From apothecary drawers to wire shelving and a wall mounted plate rack, there are numerous options on the menu.  I’ve selected three large and three small kitchen storage solutions to give you food for thought!

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Kitchen Storage with Industrial Strength

Large Kitchen Storage Solutions

You certainly get an abundance of storage with this generous eighteen drawer Apothecary Chest.  The piece rests upon metal legs which follow on through to form the frame structure for decoration.  Each compartment has its own pull handle for ease of opening.  The label holders will be handy because with this many drawers you’ll forget what you’ve put where!  The measurements are 137cm high, 103.5cm wide and 41cm in depth – £1270 from Lindsay Interiors at

kitchen storage solutions apothecary chest

Apothecary Chest

If you prefer open storage, this Iron and Wood Shelf has industrial and retro appeal.  Made from mango wood with an iron surround frame, it is sturdy enough for heavy pots and pans or your crockery.  A versatile piece of furniture which would be suitable for most rooms in your home.  The measurements are 203.5cm high, 90.5cm wide and 36cm in depth – £596 from Graham & Green.

kitchen storage solutions iron and wood shelving unit

Iron and Wood Shelf Unit

I love these Vintage Industrial Shelving Units which have been made from wooden military haberdashery trays and fixed to an iron surround.  There are two available which you can buy as a pair or individually.  These would be superb in the kitchen for displaying anything from jars to utensils and plates.  The measurements are 150cm high, 62cm wide and 47cm in depth – £395 from Design Vintage.

kitchen storage solutions two vintage industrial shelving

Vintage Industrial Shelving Units

Small Kitchen Storage Solutions

This Industrial Kitchen Unit is handy because it comes on wheels.  The trolley features a solid marble slab on top with a metal surround.  There are two wire mesh compartments where you can store fruit and veg.  The bottom shelf is perfect for cookbooks.  Measurements are 84cm high, 90cm wide and 52cm in depth – £262 from Graham & Green.

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Industrial Kitchen Unit

If you don’t have room for a standalone unit then perhaps invest in the Mini Stainless Steel Plate Rack.  This utilitarian piece provides slots for six to twelve plates (you can double them up), four cutlery slots, three hooks, and two internal shelves.  The measurements are 79cm high, 41cm in width and 25cm in depth – £125 by The Plate Rack at

kitchen storage solutions mini stainless steel plae rack

Mini Stainless Steel Plate Rack

These Industrial Wire Hooks are perfect for displaying your mugs or hanging up your whisks and ladles.  It has ten S hooks which you can adjust across the metal bar.  Made from galvanised steel, it comes in a distressed white or grey finish.  Just screw it to the wall for an instant industrial fix.  The measurements are 14cm high, 68cm wide and 8cm in depth – £14.95 from Nkuku at

kitchen storage solutions industrial wire hooks

Industrial Wire Hooks

Buy These Kitchen Storage Solutions

If you want to get all racked up and industrial in the kitchen department, you can buy these items from the following online stores.

Lindsay Interiors, The Plate Rack and Nkuku at Link
Graham & Green: Graham & Green Link
Design Vintage: Design Vintage Link

Author: Homegirl London.  Photography: Lindsay Interiors, Graham & Green, Design Vintage, The Plate Rack and Nkuku. Disclosure: This feature includes the following affiliate partners – and Graham & Green (if you click through from my website and purchase items from the affiliates I will earn a small commission).