A long wall, that had separated the kitchen from the living space, was removed as well, creating the opportunity to add a large island that helps define the space. Corbels on either side of the columns adds an architectural touch that mimics that on the outdoor columns, and helps further delineate the space.
A warm and inviting space, this Old World kitchen boasts rich brown cabinets, a large island with beadboard detail and neutral subway tile throughout. Chef-grade appliances, granite countertops and chandeliers are luxurious additions to the space.
After walls were removed, this Fixer Upper kitchen has much more room. To maximize the functionality of this space, Chip and Joanna added a large kitchen island that added more counter and prep space, as well as gave the family a place to sit down for a casual meal. Joanna continued her rustic industrial style in the kitchen, painting the cabinets to match the trim and molding throughout the first floor. She also added industrial pendant lights, an industrial style sink and rustic industrial barstools to complete the look.
This open concept kitchen provides plenty of space to prepare and meal and entertain. White cabinets keeps the space feeling bright and a farmhouse sink adds vintage charm. A modern glass pendant over the large island keep the lines clean throughout the space.
The large dark wooden island, complete with built-in wine rack and prep sink, contrasts against the white countertops and walls of this contemporary kitchen. White upholstered chairs with nailhead trim sit under two black pendant lights with crystal fringe. A cream marble wall section behind the white range hood brings a elegance to the space.
This contemporary kitchen design features an open design with a kitchen island, dark cabinets, stainless steel appliances and white countertops. A tiled backsplash adds some small color to the white and brown kitchen.
Large glass doors and windows allow natural light to fill this contemporary kitchen, illuminating its crisp white palette and cabinetry. A white subway-tile backsplash and stunning marble countertops complete the kitchen's fresh, bright aesthetic.
The custom-built fireplace in this contemporary kitchen from HGTV Urban Oasis 2013 lends ambiance to the entire space. The kitchen island, which also serves as a dining area, is situated to take best advantage of outdoor views, whether one is preparing a meal or chatting with friends over dinner.
The owner of this house was anxious for a space in which she could entertain, so an open concept kitchen was a must. While the kitchen design left her with an open feel, the homeowner needed more space to prepare food, so an oversized island with a prep sink was built in the middle of the space. The island has a breakfast bar which provides extra seating and a perfect place to entertain.
A supersized island not only provides ample storage space, but is the perfect spot for entertaining. The blue and white color palette evokes a tranquil feel while two spherical pendant lights above the island give the kitchen a playful vibe.
Color and texture are paramount to the modern interior effect. A unique stainless steel island countertop is the showpiece of this contemporary home. Pops of red throughout provide a bold modern statement.
Hickory hardwood floors look flawless in this updated space. As seen on HGTV's Love It or List It, Too, the existing kitchen island was given a contemporary facelift with modern lines and a clean, white finish.