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10 Inventive Ideas for Kitchen Islands
Printed glass, intriguing antiques, unexpected angles ... these islands show there's no end to creative options in kitchen design
"these islands show there's no end to creative options in kitchen design... kitchen island? There’s no reason to settle for humdrum when you can have vibrant color... textures, and unique shapes. From printed glass to repurposed antiques, these 10 creative... kitchen islands will hopefully spark your imagination.... for an island http://www.mosaicsyourway.com Reclaimed barn wood kitchen island.... but the island will be red....not fire engine red, more bick red. the island countertop..."
Houzz Interview: Carolyn's Charming Prince Edward Island Home
"beautiful Island ( Prince Edward Island) in the different seasons. Photography is one... Edward Island, Canada. Three decades later, after raising seven children in the house... Edward Island. We are so happy to have Carolyn in the houzz today, to share her fabulous... Edward Island at the time and we were just home for a visit. We were homesick for... for the Island ,and I was scanning the 'Real Estate ' guide just out of curiosity, when..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Waterfront Home on Long Island
With a black-box exterior and a stagelike deck, this modern structure in New York takes its cues from the owner's career
"on Long Island. The Noyack Creek house, a retreat designed for a city dweller by local... of Long Island on the eponymous creek's tidal estuary. As the architects attest, and... wholly unique. Houzz at a Glance: Who lives here: An actor who works in New York... Long Island, New York Size: 1,350 square feet That's interesting: The home's design..."
6 Ways to Rethink the Kitchen Island
When an island would be more hindrance than help, look to these alternative and very stylish kitchen setups
"en an island would be more hindrance than help, look to these alternative and very... kitchen island can be a very functional and beautiful centerpiece of a kitchen design... spaces an island can feel more cumbersome than useful. If you are feeling the urge to... from the island-centric kitchen, check out our bevy of inspiring ideas below.... than an island but if you have an island, make it unique! Like nawtypuppet, I am petite..."
Get More Island Legroom With a Smart Table Base
"kitchen island base with plenty of space for seated diners... kitchen island stool? Islands designed with an integrated dining table at one end fare... kitchen island is a popular design feature that lets your counter space do double duty... of the island supported by cabinets is the most common arrangement, it doesn’t afford... house This island is unique and also provides storage under behind the bar stools. Definitely..."
How to Design a Kitchen Island
Size, seating height, all those appliance and storage options ... here's how to clear up the kitchen island confusion
"design an island can be confusing for homeowners. Houzz's discussion boards are full... kitchen island size. While there's no set formula for figuring out how to size an... an island, some measurement guidelines can help. Kitchen designers Thomas Ahmann and... kitchen island, starting with asking yourself six basic questions.... about your island? How much space between island and countertop is recommended? Thanks..."
Perfectly Personalize Your Kitchen Island
Don't desert your kitchen island's potential. Tailored storage, favorite materials and clever seating design can make it just right for you
"kitchen island's potential. Tailored storage, favorite materials and clever seating... attributes an island can have. So before you put the stamp of approval on your island design... tchen islands provide additional counter space, storage, seating and other common... in your island may be the perfect solution. Want to introduce a dramatic material to... through your island. If you’re in the process of renovating your kitchen, adding an island..."
Steel Yourself: Industrial Kitchen Islands Are On a Roll
Sleek mobile islands can make traditional built-ins seem downright outmoded. Find the right idea for your kitchen
"mobile islands can make traditional built-ins seem downright outmoded. Find the right... kitchen island functions in many ways, not the least of which is acting as command... built-in island. Not surprisingly, a kitchen shown on Houzz featuring such an in... style island constantly gets the question, How did the designer make that? I went... tchen-islands Great ideas...love hanging the pots under the island...I love having..."
7 Ways to Let Your Kitchen Island Wine and Dine You
Fine dining at home, no reservations required? Just style your kitchen's hardworking island as an elegant dining table
"hardworking island as an elegant dining table... kitchen island, you have lots of options for gracious dining, too.... kitchen island (really a peninsula) with the fireplace at the end....very cozy.... Outfit the island with a sturdy surface. Since your kitchen island doubles as a prep station... use of unique centerpieces on your island can reinforce a feeling of a formal dining... to use islands for more intimate dining experiences,” says Dana Lyon, principal at..."
Idea of the Week: Jewel-Toned Kitchen Islands
"with an island in a saturated jewel tone. It's completely unexpected, and makes a space... think the island looks silly. What is wrong with adding color in other areas???????... kitchen island, the kitchen would be beautiful — but nothing particularly unique. Try... amethyst islands in this kitchen are what first set me on this kick. I love the contrast... painting your island with Benjamin Moore's Passion Plum for a similar look. This kitchen..."
Contemporary Collection: 5 Dynamic Island Homes
Modern lines and contemporary design put beach cottage expectations out to sea for this handful of unusual American island homes
"Island life conjures up many things, from shacky shingled beach cottages to primitive... enjoy island settings. In these examples, expansive windows and doors take the place... enjoy island life.See the rest of this home 1. Kiawah Island, South CarolinaThis... Beach Island, New JerseyMoving up the East Coast, this house combines the area's... Nantucket Island, MassachusettsFarther up the coast, Workshop/apd created a home with..."
Houzz Tour: Dual Island Homes for a Reunion-Loving Family
"Camano Island, Washington. They had grown up vacationing on a small cabin on this... Camano Island, Washington Size: O'Conner house: 3,000 square feet; 3 bedrooms, 3½... Camano Island must call for extremely high heating bills in the winter....not to mention... beautiful and unique designs with a fantastic use of materials to blend the two together... houses are unique and fabulous. Live a little, people :) As the General Contractor, it..."
Houzz Tour: Creative Design Moves Rescue an Island Cottage
Facing down mold and nicotine, two industrious Canadian designers transform an uninhabitable wreck into an artful getaway
"Mayne Island, between Vancouver and Vancouver Island Size: About 1,400 square feet;... dream island cottage the moment they stepped inside its moldy walls. "The house had... Mayne Island, where they enjoy watching wildlife, reading and working on DIY projects... storage box/island between the living area and kitchen. I'm wondering what insulation... Mayne Island ("The Green House / Mayne Mast"). It made my day to see these photos..."
(Kitchen) Island Light
"kitchen island are much more complicated than I ever could have imagined. You want... by an island. The lighting you choose here can really make the room. It's a chance... shape of island. Small stainless pendants. So much inspiration! I have never seen the... for our island right now! Our problems? I want industrial style lighting ( two fixtures)... AND the island is not centered between beams of a cavernous ceiling. Contractor thinks..."
How to Choose the Right Kitchen Island
"kitchen island. Here's a look at some of my favorite kitchen island designs that I... kitchen island to create both seating and storage. In a kitchen that's too tiny, a... kitchen island can be overwhelming. However, mid-sized to large kitchens can really... as an island. Reminds me of French Country Houses. Now if there were a way to combine... of an island sink... This magnificent Home Styles Napa Kitchen Center set is ideal..."