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Contemporary Kitchen Island

Create extra workspace with an oversized island.

Tall, elegant French doors fill the airy kitchen with light, which is enhanced by light from a stunning polished-nickel light fixture above the walnut island. Set slightly above the top of the island, a large chopping block becomes a design feature in its own right. During parties, the island is the perfect spot to set up a buffet. Pale engineered oak flooring has a casual aesthetic.

  • Photographer: Ted Yarwood
  • Source: House & Home December 2009 issue
  • Products: Serving platters, Studio H; flooring, Floorworks.

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