Here are some tips about how to personalize your kitchen space.
go for a bold kitchen splash back.
go for a statement light fixture in there, chandeliers are great for this
try beautiful kitchen cabinet handles like this glass one
go for color in your kitchen appliances as shown in these super cool smeg fridges
display colorful pots and pans
wallpaper a part of your kitchen wall or just a nook in it
lie your drawers with beautiful paper, this can be wrapping paper or wallpaper remnants.
display a wall of beautiful plates (or shallow bowls, african baskets, etc)