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It would be nice to have a sitting area/breakfast area in the kitchen for informal gatherings and no technology. Just food and company.
Herringbone subway tile (Yes!)
Simple Butlers Pantry
Convenient and smart.
drawers and pullouts
butcher block island
set-up, functionality, creativity
Small butlers pantry, more of a nook.
basket drawers for snacks
open shelf pantry
lots of open space storage, but defined spaces below
Island. Beams. Windows. Everything.
Floor to ceiling display cabinet
island. rounded corner cabinet
sunroom sitting area
kitchen opening to outside
bookshelves above banquette.
great place for skylights -- above the island
wall of windows for dining/nook
furniture like cabinetry
layout: rectangle with center island, plus second island as a serving counter/storage/entertaining space.