This is done with a dresser. I bought an old Hoosier cabinet, and just use the base. It's perfect! It rolls and has great storage (even a bread drawer!) and the ceramic top is meant for baking!
I'm not sure what I like better about this kitchen island, the color or its transformation. Although it started out as an old dresser (which, btw, you can find for next to nothing in charity shops and on craigslist), new pulls, some accessories and a tiled top turned it into a lovely and functional ...
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put lace on and then spay paint.