Hardwood floors and honey-toned oak cabinets provide a traditional foundation in this open-plan kitchen. A large island boasts eat-in seating, while a combination of pendant and recessed lighting illuminates the large space.
The open plan kitchen makes entertaining a breeze, especially when the kitchen island serves as a buffet for snacks and desserts. The pinecone garland, crock of feathers and scattered greenery set the tone for a wintry celebration.
Beautiful dinnerware displayed in glass-front cabinets add color to this classic black-and-white kitchen. An induction cooktop set into the island provides a flush surface for working or cooking. Handmade subway tile adds texture to a simple backsplash.
The handsome gourmet kitchen includes everything a chef needs with Viking appliances, two Bosch dishwashers and a large, marble-topped island. Pops of green and white brighten the beautiful dark wood cabinetry and floors.
Neutral cabinets create the foundation for this traditional kitchen island. A small farmhouse sink allows for easy prep work on the polished marble countertop, and the lovely curls of the wrought iron candelabra chandelier decorate the space from above.
Instead of painting or changing your current kitchen island, consider adding accent furniture to one end. Designer Michelle Mentzer placed a colorful chest at the end of this island, extending the storage and display space and creating fresh visual appeal in the tradtional kitchen.
A two-tiered island features a cooktop with a ceiling-mounted vent hood above. Sculptural seating allows guests to sit and converse with the cook. Rich stained cabinetry and granite countertops create a harmonious palette with the neutral flooring and walls. Meanwhile, a long window provides access to the natural view.
A wall of windows offers this traditional kitchen plenty of light with a beautiful backyard view. A matching island offers additional seating and ample work space. Gray and white counters and stainless steel hardware add visual interest while a simple purple flower arrangement adds a pop of color.
This beautiful wooden kitchen island has a black marble countertop, illuminated by silver pendant lights hanging overhead. Wooden barstools with plaid cushions add green and red to the neutral kitchen. The dark island stands out against the white cabinets and neutral tile floor.
This traditional eat-in kitchen features an island with a prep sink and stacked stainless steel appliances perfect for creating a family meal. The space also features an open floor plan with an adjacent dining area.
Two modern chandeliers hang above a traditional kitchen island with a white farmhouse sink. The space also includes a small breakfast nook with a metallic pendant light, round wooden table, fabric-covered chairs and a long wooden bench.