The island in this space gives the kitchen tons of additional functionality. Since the island is so large, it gives the homeowners plenty of extra counter space for meal prep and serving, while the prep sink makes clean up a breeze. There are also deep cabinets on two sides of the island that add storage, while a breakfast bar with seating for four gives the family additional dining options.
For a homeowner with a deep love of gardening and a fondness for English cottage style, Wright-Ryan Millwork created custom cabinets of white pine finished with a specially mixed stain of brown and yellow hues. Flat panel cabinets have adjustable, roll-out shelving inside, and concealed European hinges and soft-close drawers. Decorative feet beneath the sink adds cottage flavor.
This white country kitchen has a subway tile backsplash and black open shelving. White marble countertops surround a deep black sink with stainless steel faucet. A chicken painting adds to the country style.
Because the home's floor plan is so open, the designers used a large island to define the kitchen. Stainless appliances and a deep sink allow for easy meal prep, while two patterned barstools create a stylish eat-in counter.
In this contemporary kitchen, two chandeliers balance the length of the large island and raise the eye upward. The marbled backsplash complements the tan wall and brown island cabinets. Large islands are the ideal space to add much-needed storage as well as a few luxuries. Designer Jennifer Gilmer of Jennifer Gilmer Kitchens & Bath Ltd., included an under-counter beverage refrigerator, deep and shallow drawers, and even an extra prep sink to create a functional and stylish island.
As a nod to the home's coastal location in Palmetto Bay, Fla., the designers outfitted this kitchen with bright blue cabinets. A large island with a deep sink and built-in shelving centers the space, while a marble-topped table with four chairs makes room for guests.
Not only does this large kitchen island help give the family more counter space, it also adds plenty of storage. Plenty of drawers and small cabinets make sure that frequently used items, like silverware and corkscrews, are easily accessible. The island also houses a convection oven, convenient for easy, even baking, and a deep prep sink for easy cleanup.
This country kitchen is kept functional yet airy with floating shelves and light gray crackled subway tiles. A rustic elegance is also added by the white cabinets with black honed granite. A large deep sink and glass door cabinets are just a few of the simple and lovely details in this kitchen.
An exposed beam runs down the peak of this natural wood ceiling over he spacious kitchen. A large island with deep farmhouse sink and white marble countertop matches the gray cabinetry lining the walls. Large pendant lights hang above the island working with the recessed lighting and natural window light to create a bright room.