The black and white theme is contrast itself, in addition to the pattern on the wall versus the solid black kitchen surrounding it.
I know they aren't silver/brushed nickel but they area really awesome! Charleston 13 Wide Clear Glass Pendant, Love the off white subway tile used for the back splash
Lilypad Etched Modern Possini Euro Ceiling Light Fixture - I love this - would look so cool on upstairs landing
decorology: Industrial Eye Candy - using just a dash or go all out