Forget about white kitchens — gray is having a moment. Okay, so technically gray has been having a moment for the last several years, but the special thing about this moment is gray's spectacular pairing with the unlikeliest of materials: brass. Just as this stunning combination defied expectations, the following 10 kitchens prove that when it comes to gray kitchen cabinets, you should completely and forever forget about stainless steel hardware, because brass puts it to shame.
Crystal Palace. The door and drawer fronts for this kitchen are made from cherry-veneered Finnish birch-plywood, with routed scoop handles revealing the beautiful layers of the birch ply behind. The sink is thermoformed in the Corian worktop.