relaxed tranquility of rural life . To achieve a French Country style create harmonies of faded neutrals that have a vintage, worn with the time spirit, such as parchment white, an antiqued gold, or a sandy beige.
Retro Yellow In a Chicago kitchen designed by Mick de Giulio, the walnut floor, hand-scraped to give it even more character, changes to a chevron pattern in the adjoining breakfast room. The same yellow paint, Benjamin Moore's unifies both rooms.
Updated Vintage Kitchen Yellow paint, a checkerboard floor, and soapstone countertops create vintage style. Glass-front upper cabinets make the room feel more open. (I'm not crazy about stainless steel appliances, though--)