Clean and contemporary describe this beautifully composed open-concept kitchen. Frosted glass cabinet doors, neutral walls and an abundance of natural light are grounded by dark wood flooring. A Calacatta marble island with waterfall sides is illuminated by puck lights and serves as an artful anchor for this space.
A cerused oak island is topped with Calacatta marble, adding warmth and depth to the San Francisco Decorator Showcase 2015 kitchen. The oversized island is complemented by the deep chocolate tone of the La Cornue range and provides extra storage in the open, airy kitchen without adding visual weight.
Calacatta marble on the counters, floors and shower wall adds clean, crisp elegance in this traditional California bathroom. White cabinetry blends in with the marble, while gold hardware is a stylish and unexpected touch. A built-in vanity separates the dual sinks.
The kitchen is bright and fresh, with white cabinets and calacatta marble counters. The contrasting wallpaper gives the space a wow factor. The orange pop of color makes the room feel open and welcoming.
Stainless steel appliances, including a stainless steel hood and backsplash above the Viking range, add to the streamlined look of this transitional California kitchen. Creamy Calacatta marble countertops and white subway tile mix well with dark cabinetry.
White Calacatta marble countertops and subway tiles mix well with dark cabinetry in this transitional kitchen. Recessed general lighting and under-cabinet task lighting add to the room's bright and airy feel.
Gold Calacatta marble wraps a six-foot island in the 2012 HGTV Urban Oasis. All-white cabinetry is installed floor-to-ceiling to maximize the kitchen footprint. To modernize traditional styling, linear handles and frosted-glass fronts are used.
Two light fixtures hang above a large white kitchen island. A combination of wood and white cabinetry complements the white marble countertop on the kitchen island, creating an elegant contemporary look.
A crisp white palette, chrome accents and marble surfaces elevate the design of the contemporary-style kitchen at HGTV Urban Oasis 2012. To maximize space and storage options, the unit's standard kitchen was blown out and cabinetry installed to ceiling height.
Choose elegant finishes and accessories to maximize style on islands in compact kitchens. This smaller kitchen, designed by Donna Mathis of Haven Design Works, proves that you can still have pizzaz on a petite island. A compact island saves money on finer finishes like marble countertops; plus you can add style by picking visually interesting bar stools with details like the nailhead trim shown here.