Use Ikea Knuff magazine files as under sink storage holders. Screw a magazine file holder to the inside of kitchen cupboards. Add space to store more bulky items like chopping boards, cleaning products etc.
Candles in glass boxes - perfect combination of cozy and contemporary. Using flameless/electric candles for this would be a good idea to not have to worry about melting wax oozing into the bottom of the glass box and onto the other decorative objects