Love the wood counter and in that slightly darker stain. W lighter green uppers (or blue), cabinets to the ceiling with molding detail, darker shade of (green or blue or pattern) tile for backsplash and darker or black wood for lower cabinets.
Is there room for an island in your kitchen remodel? How do you increase your counterspace in the RIGHT places so it'll be useful? Or, do you need to implement universal design? See: The Thirty-One Kitchen Design Rules, Illustrated
Custom. Is your kitchen full of windows and lacking in wall space? Get creative and work with a designer to custom design a sink. The designer placed this floating sink directly in front of floor-to-ceiling windows.Do your research and find a professional, artist or manufacturer who can build your sink within your budget. If you take the time to do your research, custom pieces can sometimes be more cost effective than store-bought ones.