Ikea kitchen features gray Ikea cabinets paired with white marble countertops and seamless marble backsplash. Glass-front display cabinets flank palladian window across from crystal chandelier over white marble topped island.
Work with the space you have - just because your kitchen is small, doesn't mean kitchen trends won't translate. This monochrome/industrial kitchen uses shelving and accessories to make the most of its space.
subway tile + open shelves (wood tones warm up grays). dark grout, gray floor tile For kitchen, lighten cabinets to match open shelves tones, add white subway tile w grey grout and keep grey paint on wall. Consider wood tile instead of hardwood floor.
charcoal grey shaker style kitchen cabinets - wonderful simplicity, great contrast between the stainless steel and the matte finish charcoal, with an accent of those baskets! Baskets in a lighter color would not work as well - rich dense warm brown.