Not-Boring Beige Kitchens

These kitchens aren't pumped up with bright color. But they're not boring, either. They're calming:

We can think of no better place than the kitchen for such relaxing, monocolor tones. With all of the hubbub that we encounter in our own home kitchen, it could definitely use a little counterbalance of serenity!

Related: How Can I Make My Beige Kitchen Look Less Dingy?

(Images: Katy Elliot via Apartment Therapy, The Interior Design Club, Bradley's Home Guide, Home Beautiful, House Beautiful)