This kitchen was designed to make use of the large expanse of floor space. The large island houses an in-built sink and microwave on one function side, leaving the other side of the island free for entertaining at the bar. The base cabinets, painted in white, compliment the blue for a neutral palette.This shade is a practical one for a couple of key reasons. First off, Taupe is a timeless.If you like the two-tone look for cabinets, Taupe and Greencabinets with a soft white and grey granite countertop would be an excellent choice. When using Taupe blue kitchen cabinets, high contrast colors look best.