13+ Kitchen Backsplash Ideas for Dark Blue Cabinets 2024

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Dark blue kitchen cabinets are an effortless way to add a subtle touch of color to your kitchen. However, it can be challenging to choose the right backsplash tile that will pair harmoniously with a dark blue color.

When it comes to dark blue cabinet ideas, you can’t go wrong with a white backsplash tile. It instantly brightens the space and creates a nice contrast to the rich darkness of navy blue. On the other hand, if you’re searching for something more stylistically bold, then there are a range of colorful backsplash tiles available, from blue and white patterned ceramic tiles to pale yellow backsplash tiles.

We’ve compiled a list of the best kitchen backsplash ideas for dark blue cabinets in 2024. Read on to discover a range of backsplash ideas in different colors, materials, and interior design styles.

1. White Marble Subway Tile Backsplash

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Aspen White Polished Subway Marble Tile 2 3/4x5 1/2

Aspen White Polished Subway Marble Tile

23/4"x51/2"x3/8"
Romano White Polished Subway Marble Look Porcelain Tile 4x12

Romano White Polished Subway Marble Look Porcelain Tile

4"x12"x3/8"

Let’s start off with a design combination that cannot fail: a white tile backsplash with dark blue cabinets. A white marble backsplash adds a certain lightness to kitchens that diffuses natural light, which contrasts nicely against the dark blue kitchen cabinets. This look would also look incredible paired with a half shiplap backsplash.

2. Veined Marble Slab Backsplash

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One of the most popular design trends for 2024 are white marble slab backsplashes. The sleek surface of white marble slabs makes spaces feel more open and uniform. Choosing a white marble stone backsplash showcases the gorgeous detailed veining of natural marble.

3. Retro Blue & White Ceramic Tile Backsplash

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Garden Blanc Blue Glazed Ceramic Tile 6x6

Garden Blanc Blue Glazed Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"
Kaleidoscope Glazed Ceramic Tile 6x6

Kaleidoscope Glazed Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"
238b Garden Flowers Blue Glazed Ceramic Tile 6x6

238b Garden Flowers Blue Glazed Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"

Blue and white ceramic tiles are one of the most traditional and timeless designs that have been popular for decades. Artisanal Spanish and Dutch tiles offer a charming, classic look that’s perfect for dark blue cabinets. The navy blue designs of these hand-painted ceramic tiles draw inspiration from floral and arabesque designs.

3. Glossy White Ceramic Tile Backsplash

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White Matte Subway Ceramic Tile 4x12

White Matte Subway Ceramic Tile

4"x12"x15/64"
White Glossy Subway Ceramic Tile 4x12

White Glossy Subway Ceramic Tile

4"x12"x15/64"
Royal White Glossy Subway Ceramic Tile 4x12

Royal White Glossy Subway Ceramic Tile

4"x12"x3/8"

For something more understated, then white ceramic backsplashes are a popular choice. These white tile backsplashes create a cleanly, minimalist look that emphasizes the color of dark blue cabinets.

4. White Ceramic Picket Tile Backsplash

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Satin Cotton Matte Picket Ceramic Tile 3x6

Satin Cotton Matte Picket Ceramic Tile

3"x6"x3/8"
Royal White Glossy Picket Ceramic Tile 3x6

Royal White Glossy Picket Ceramic Tile

3"x6"x3/8"
Cold Glossy Picket Ceramic Tile 3x6

Cold Glossy Picket Ceramic Tile

3"x6"x3/8"

This white tile backsplash kitchen showcases the unique design of picket tiles. These charming tiles work well with rustic designs. If you’re look for a twist on the classic pairing of a white tile backsplash, then we suggest choosing a unique tile shape like this ceramic picket tile backsplash. For a slightly darker look, then a gray picket tile also works well with dark blue cabinets.

5. Herringbone Tile Backsplash

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Skyline Polished Herringbone 5/8x2 Marble Mosaic 12 1/8x13 3/8

Skyline Polished Herringbone 5/8x2 Marble Mosaic

121/8"x133/8"x3/8"
Skyline Multi Finish Herringbone 5/8x3 Marble Mosaic 10 7/16x12 13/16

Skyline Multi Finish Herringbone 5/8x3 Marble Mosaic

107/16"x1213/16"x3/8"
White Carrara Honed Herringbone 1x2 Marble Mosaic 11x11

White Carrara Honed Herringbone 1x2 Marble Mosaic

11"x11"x3/8"

A herringbone backsplash is an incredibly chic option that instantly elevates kitchen designs. While ceramic herringbone tiles are a popular option, the look of marble herringbone kitchen backsplash adds a certain luminescence that brightens spaces.

6. Traditional Blue & White Ceramic Tile

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Sintra 6 Square 1/2 Glazed Glazed Terracotta Tile 6x6

Sintra 6 Square 1/2 Glazed Glazed Terracotta Tile

6"x6"x1/2"
Nest Matte Ceramic Tile 6x6

Nest Matte Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"
Antigua 4 Square 1/2 Glazed Glazed Terracotta Tile 6x6

Antigua 4 Square 1/2 Glazed Glazed Terracotta Tile

6"x6"x1/2"

The beauty of a patterned ceramic tile backsplash is the endless design options available. Choosing a contemporary tile design is a great way of transforming your kitchen and adding a modern look. These tile patterns are upgrades of traditional designs, therefore blending contemporary and historical artisanal tile styles.

7. Farmhouse Yellow Ceramic Tile

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Queen Bee Crackled Ceramic Tile 4x4

Queen Bee Crackled Ceramic Tile

4"x4"x3/8"
Damask Crackled Ceramic Tile 4x4

Damask Crackled Ceramic Tile

4"x4"x3/8"
Limone Crackled Ceramic Tile 4x4

Limone Crackled Ceramic Tile

4"x4"x3/8"

It can be daunting to choose a colorful backsplash tile to pair with dark blue cabinets. Nevertheless, the result can be absolutely chic and stylish. We love the look of this pale yellow ceramic tile backsplash. For other color options, consider a green backsplash or copper backsplash as a farmhouse backsplash idea.

8. White Zellige Tile Backsplash

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Blanc Fes Glossy Zellige Mosaic 11 1/4x11 1/4

Blanc Fes Glossy Zellige Mosaic

111/4"x111/4"x3/8"
Blanc Niege Glossy Zellige Mosaic 11 1/4x11 1/4

Blanc Niege Glossy Zellige Mosaic

111/4"x111/4"x3/8"
White Glossy Midan Zellige Zellige Mosaic 11 3/4x11 3/4

White Glossy Midan Zellige Zellige Mosaic

113/4"x113/4"x1/2"

Zellige tile backsplashes have been one of the most popular design trends in recent years. These artisanal Moroccan tiles have an imperfect, handcrafted look that makes kitchens feel welcoming and rustic. For more tile options, browse our full collection of zellige tiles.

9. Thin Glass Backsplash Tile

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Ash Metallic/matte Interlocking Slides Glass Mosaic 12x12

Ash Metallic/matte Interlocking Slides Glass Mosaic

12"x12"x11/16"
Breeze Gloss/matte Interlocking Slides Glass Mosaic 12x12

Breeze Gloss/matte Interlocking Slides Glass Mosaic

12"x12"x11/16"

Glass tile backsplashes create a light and airy look that can contrast nicely with the darkness of navy cabinets. Take the image above, for example. The glass backsplash, white countertop, and dark blue cabinets create a timeless and versatile kitchen design. Note how the top white cabinets contrast the dark blue lower cabinets for a dimension look.

10. Chevron White Backsplash Tile

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Bianco Carrara Polished Chevron Marble Look Porcelain Mosaic 10x11

Bianco Carrara Polished Chevron Marble Look Porcelain Mosaic

10"x11"x25/64"
Chevron White Carrara Honed Marble Waterjet Decos 13x10

Chevron White Carrara Honed Marble Waterjet Decos

13"x10"x3/8"
Chevron Snow White Polished Marble Waterjet Decos 13x10

Chevron Snow White Polished Marble Waterjet Decos

13"x10"x3/8"

A chevron backsplash creates the illusion of elongating spaces and making ceilings feel taller. This white backsplash tile is made of marble, which creates dimension in the kitchen backsplash design. The subtle pale blue of the cabinets work well with the cool-toned white marble stone backsplash kitchen. For an even bolder look, consider pairing this with a brick backsplash design.

11. Light Blue Backsplash Tile

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Ultramarine Crackled Ceramic Tile 4x4

Ultramarine Crackled Ceramic Tile

4"x4"x3/8"
Cornflower Blue Gloss Ceramic Tile 4x4

Cornflower Blue Gloss Ceramic Tile

4"x4"x3/8"
Sky Glossy Subway Ceramic Tile 3x6

Sky Glossy Subway Ceramic Tile

3"x6"x3/8"

Matching a blue tile backsplash with blue cabinets may seem like it would create an overwhelming kitchen design, but the key is choosing two harmonious shades of blue. We love the look a pale blue backsplash tile paired with a bold royal blue kitchen cabinet.

12. Modern Blue & White Patterned Ceramic

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Iris, Pure White Glossy Serendipity Ceramic Tile 6x6

Iris, Pure White Glossy Serendipity Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"
Snow White, Iris Glossy Burmese Ceramic Tile 6x6

Snow White, Iris Glossy Burmese Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"
Hishi Dark Matte Ceramic Tile 6x6

Hishi Dark Matte Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"

Heighten the contrast of dark blue cabinets with a bold blue and white pattern ceramic tile design. The result is a striking kitchen design that shows a love of color and adventurous design.

13. Waterjet Marble Deco Backsplash

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Thassos White, Skyline Polished Stella Marble Mosaic 9 25/64x7 3/4

Thassos White, Skyline Polished Stella Marble Mosaic

925/64"x73/4"x3/8"
Calacatta Gold Royal Honed Arabesque Marble Mosaic 12x12

Calacatta Gold Royal Honed Arabesque Marble Mosaic

12"x12"x3/8"
Allure L, Iris Black, Bianco Dolomiti Cl Honed Louna Marble Mosaic 12 5/8x12 5/8

Allure L, Iris Black, Bianco Dolomiti Cl Honed Louna Marble Mosaic

125/8"x125/8"x3/8"

If you’re seeking a unique marble mosaic backsplash tile, then consider the range of striking marble waterjet deco backsplash tiles. Shades of gray, white, and blue tile backsplashes all work well with blue cabinets.

14. Minimalist Blue & White Ceramic Backsplash

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Tatewaku Matte Ceramic Tile 6x6

Tatewaku Matte Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"
Shippo Matte Ceramic Tile 6x6

Shippo Matte Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"
Sakura Matte Ceramic Tile 6x6

Sakura Matte Ceramic Tile

6"x6"x3/8"

Delicate, understated blue and white ceramic tile backsplashes add a charming look to kitchen designs. The kitchen pictured above has a Scandinavian look that we absolutely look. It’s perfect for kitchen backsplash ideas with white cabinets.

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