Nature's Gray. Gray in the kitchen is becoming very popular these days. Because kitchens are such a huge gathering place, use a gray that is warm and inviting. If greige looks too taupe to you, turn to nature for inspiration. Many birds and other animals, rocks and pebbles are perfect shades of warm gray. Paint Pick: Gray Horse 2140-50 by Benjamin Moore
Storage baskets helped these homeowners make the most of this galley kitchen. See the rest of their smart storage ideas: http://www.bhg.com/decorating/small-spaces/homes/one-story-storage/?socsrc=bhgpin072412galleykitchenopenshelves#page=11
Need to look around the house for places to put shelves above doors and other areas in the house to display books and crystal and things that are stored away right now. Good reason to take them out of their hiding places.