counter height island w/ benches. Hilltop Modern - contemporary - kitchen - denver - Nest Architectural Design, Inc.

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Open shelves display pottery, which adds a hit of blue to former H&H design editor Sarah Hartill’s all-white kitchen.

Brown island room on white with white/gray kitchen

With stylish appliances, open layouts, and gorgeous details, a white kitchen is anything but boring. See how these inviting kitchens blend classic and contemporary elements for a fresh perspective.

kitchens without islands

kitchens without islands

Giant cantilevered kitchen island / table

Cedarvale Residence by Taylor Smyth Architects Wonderful table. Makes me want to re-design my kitchen just to be able to put this type of table in there.

Gray Marble Kitchen Remodel. - remodelworks.com

William Ohs beautiful custom cabinetry, tile backsplash and look at that thick granite counter top on the island! Can you say, "Dream Kitchen Style"?

LightHouse by LineBox Studio

LightHouse Residence by LineBox Studio

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Cadence Pendant

We love Thomas O'Brien's Hicks Pendant Light, and how it successfully straddles multiple styles in one fixture, making it versatile for a range of homes


Bright Lights, Small Kitchen Bold color isnt the only way to create excitement. Kitchen designer Vasi Ypsilantis used these oversized light fixtures with black fabric shades from Tech Lighting to add some wow. Like the dark cabinets with white counter