The color palette of a French country kitchen tends to be soft and subdued. Because cabinetry tends to take up the most visual space in a kitchen, using warm surfaces and muted tones on the cabinets is a must for an authentic French country feel.
Great idea for opening up space on a load bearing wall. You still get the open feel, but have the support it needs. Plus, the cabinets give extra storage Possible idea for wall between living room and dinning room