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Lisa Williams

I had a T-shaped island in my kitchen about 15 years ago and I loved it! The "top" part of the T was cabinetry and the "base" of the T was seating on both sides, 2 seats per side, facing each other. It eliminated the need for a kitchen table for casual dining. I did have a separate dining room with a table for 8. One of my favorite homes :)

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Giggles H.

I have something very similar to #4 except the table and island are the same height and uses the same countertop. We do not have a separate dining room so this is where we sit and eat everyday. It's quite spacious with seating for 5 to 6, plenty of room for a household of just my husband and me.

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Lisa Williams

@Giggles H. I love the chandelier over the dining end of your island!

   

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