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.
Don't think I want yellow but I like the idea of the pantry pocket door having some pop of color. Also, want the shelving inside the pantry to have the microwave, coffee maker, etc on it with the drawers below