Dove gray walls emphasize slightly deeper hued cabinets in this family friendly kitchen that boasts formal flair. The gray tones, as well as the appliances silvery finishes, easily transition into the formal dining room, where the grays appear as posh upholstery fabrics and drapery panels. Gray stained planks and gray tiles with the look of wood kitchens.
You will want the seats to be short enough so you can sit with your legs beneath the counter, but not so short that you sit too low to be comfortable at the counter. Give a narrow galley kitchen a focal point by painting the end wall a bright color. A contrasting and vivid hue will draw the eye through the kitchen and make it appear longer.
Here, oversize letters nicely fill the space and draw the eye upward to the kitchens pitched ceiling. Kitchens are full of cold surfaces, like stone countertops and stainless steel appliances. Consider a bar height table in a warm wood finish as a way to raise the visual temperature in your kitchen. If you are looking for a bigger change, consider wood floors.
The same shade of gray repeats in the cabinet finishes and quartz surfacing countertops, which present a pleasing contrast of matte and polished textures. Monochromatic is never monotonous when a single hue is showcased in varying shades and diverse textures. In this wow worthy kitchen, concrete gray walls spotlight a medley of finishes.