For a full farmhouse look, a small wooden box works great as kitchen storage. Corral cutting boards and spices to keep items neat and tidy on your kitchen counter.
For an instant upgrade, Henderson recommends flooding the space with as much light—natural and artificial—as possible. “There is nothing worse than cooking in a dimly lit area,” Henderson says.
Kitchen Inspiration -- Here's an alternate color option. These Farrow & Ball colors really remind me of oysters./ Farrow and Ball Mole's Breath (on island) and Purbeck Stone on perimeter cabinets/