I love this dark butcher block island counter top with white cabinets. I think the rest of the kitchen is a bit too white and sterile for my taste, but the dark butcher block counters really warm up the space and make it cozy.
Space-Saver An island can work in a smaller kitchen if it?s scaled to suit the size of the room.s only 2 feet wide (to allow plenty of clearance on all sides), this island offers a prep sink, a chef-friendly butcher-block top, and storage
Access Your Microwave. Carve out space in your island for the microwave to ensure people of all ages and abilities have easy access. Placing the microwave in the island also frees up counter spaces that's often taken up by the appliance.
Inspired by city houses, this detached Greek Revival Townhouse was designed and built in an established leafy neighborhood by Ty Larkins Interiors. Every effort was taken to make it convincingly "period" suggesting it had been built a century earlier.