Plentiful storage was a priority for this kitchen renovation, but it needed to be right at hand. The island provides a spot for homework, projects and dining, with storage built into the cabinet base. The shelf houses cookbooks, textbooks and homework, while drawers hold table linens.
In this butler's pantry, a gallery wall of mushroom botanical art adds a curious culinary element. The large storage and utility space has it all: open shelves for cookbooks, counter space for prepping food and concealed storage for odds and ends.
Chalkboard paint was used by the entrance to the pantry, to create a handy message center with storage cabinet above tucked away from the rest of the kitchen. Open slots by the upper cabinet allow storage for cookbooks and other kitchen essentials.
Transparent ghost chairs provide seating at this beautifully designed small kitchen's eat-in counter without taking up visual space. A deep glass-door cabinet provides ample storage for dishware, pots, pans and even cookbooks.
The large rustic island centers this farmhouse kitchen and provides extra storage and prep space. An open shelf in the island keeps favorite cookbooks handy, while a pair of pendant lights illuminates the pretty white countertops.
Floor-to-ceiling cabinets ensure that the owners have plenty of storage options in this open-concept kitchen. The island comes with built-in shelves, too, so they even have a place for their favorite cookbooks.
With a built-in buffet and two metal chairs, this bright breakfast nook offers plenty of seats for guests. Dark wood paneling contrasts nicely with the white walls, while a corner shelf provides extra storage for cookbooks.
Beside the top of the line, stainless steel refrigerator, tall, built-in shelves include storage space for linens and dishware in the home's second kitchen. Lower and upper cabinets on the other side of the room offer additional storage for kitchen essentials, and a corner bookshelf includes space for cookbooks.
This clean-lined kitchen features polished Carrara marble countertops, blue and white laser-cut marble backsplash tiles, cabinetry with brushed white bronze hardware and beautiful glass pendants. At the end of the island, surprise! Hidden shelving for cookbooks and extra storage.
Inspired by the famous Orient Express, this large wooden armoire in the kitchen features carved glass panels with blackbirds and grapes etched into its surface. On either side of the design, shelves offer storage for cookbooks and souvenirs collected from various travels.
Boasting exquisite French Country design, the chef's kitchen offers ample counter space for prepping and cooking meals. The spacious island includes a prep sink with gold fixtures, a granite countertop to match the kitchen's other countertops and backsplash and plenty of storage for cookbooks.
French doors allow access from the indoor kitchen to the outdoor kitchen, complete with a stainless steel grill, apron front sink and gorgeous views of Seattle. Inside, upper cabinets store glassware and cookbooks while the lower cabinets provide ample storage space for other kitchen essentials.
Espresso-stained oak floors and dark kitchen cabinets create a striking contrast against the soft white island. The hub of the kitchen, the island provides a casual dining spot, two separate ranges for cooking, tons of counter space for prep and even storage for the homeowners' large collection of cookbooks.
Built-in cabinets and shelving stretch the entire length of this kitchen for upper and lower storage. Open shelves keep cookbooks and everyday tableware close at hand. A white subway-tile backsplash creates a lovely finish above the dark countertop. A small cube island seconds as a dining table, finishing the room.