If your kitchen lacks storage, your counter will feel the brunt of the problem. So choose pretty containers (and not a lineup of grocery store boxes) when you have to devote visible space to food. See more at For the Love of a House
White and gray kitchen features gray wash cabinets paired with black granite countertops and a gray and white marble slab backsplash I like the marble backsplash as I can have marble without the upkeep. The light flooring here is awesome too.
White and navy kitchen features iron and glass cage lanterns over navy center island accented with x trim moldings topped with white and gray stone countertops lined with Restoration Hardware Tractor Seat Barstools atop dark floors Backsplash.