I painted the kitchen pieces yellow, orange, and white, sequentially. To get all the paint off, I soaked the pieces in Goof-Off, which also made the glue come apart. In the end, I had a pile of pieces. Ugly pieces.
But I was still stumped as to the color!
Then it came to me. Make it gray and white. That would match the living room, and since MCM is all about open concept, the colors would flow.
So today, I've been working on the kitchen. Nothing has gone as planned. I decided to glue speckled Contact paper to one surface with E-6000, and quickly learned that the E-6000 reacted to the plastic, forming bubbles. That meant I needed to scrape off everything AGAIN.
I still have a ways to go, but here's how it's looking right now: