This oversized kitchen island is ready for work with built-in appliances, ample storage space, convenient power outlets and a prep sink. Its deep wood base contrasts with the white cabinetry for a bold look.
Three contemporary-style pendant lights illuminate this kitchen's contrasting island that serves to moderate the white perimeter cabinetry while coordinating with the backsplashes on the outer walls. Neutral granite countertops give the room a cohesive look.
This open concept kitchen has plenty of space for the homeowners to prepare and enjoy their meals. Modern cabinets provide plenty of storage, while countertops all around the space give the homeowners plenty of room to prepare their meals. The large kitchen island in the room lends even more space to the design, while adding a contrasting color, making the kitchen look sleek and elegant.
A charcoal gray island provides contrast in this breezy white kitchen, and industrial metal barstools give the space a dose of edginess. Small houseplants and a leafy arrangement adorn the elegant marble countertop for a lively touch.
With all-white cabinets and a matching subway tile backsplash, this open plan kitchen called for countertops that would create a cool visual contrast. The designers chose a dark black -- almost onyx-like -- granite and added it to the island, too, to tie the space together.
Contrast is key in this bright white kitchen. A white marble countertop on the kitchen island contrasts the black countertops elsewhere in the room. White barstools stand out against the black-painted island base.
A large central island provides ample storage in this open kitchen. The custom terrazzo-blend island countertop features repurposed glass bottle shards from nearby restaurants for a personalized touch. Contrasting tumbled travertine and glass mosaic tile add depth and definition to this kitchen's warm color palette.
Sophisticated and elegant, this transitional gray kitchen features a spacious island with a granite countertop and prep sink. Crisp white cabinets pair with black cabinets and a kitchen island for exquisite contrast.