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.
Industrial paper roll message board for the kitchen or office. Neat idea, but I think I'll use a roll of craft paper from the Dollar Tree instead. Idk where to get a roll of industrial paper to begin with, and I'm sure craft paper is cheaper.
I wish this was my place! Small areas of the day: a perched nest Pastel colors required in this apartment, where you reached at the top of a ladder, a peaceful place, a cozy nest for relaxing and reading.