Baking pan drawer so you don't have to get EVERY pan out EVERY time...
espresso cabinets and blue/gray wall paint
no counter clutter. appliance closet with retractable doors. LOVE
Use a Low-Contrast Color Scheme: When there's little diff between the colors of the walls/countertops/cabinets/woodwork your eye glides looking for places to rest, and that movement tricks you into thinking the space is larger than it is. The eye doesn't trip over sudden shifts from dark to light. Effect is serene and expansive.
Use a Low-Contrast Color Scheme
Storage for Sponges
Island Storage All Around--Each side of this island is packed with storage, even beneath the eating counter. The side where the barstools are stationed houses roomy cabinetry storage. While accessing these cabinets requires moving the stools, the spot is ideal for stashing infrequently used items such as roasting pans, large serving platters, and some small appliances
Island Storage All Around