I love the built-in banquette attached to the island. I want a banquette in my next house. I love this idea, although I think I would do an l-shaped island with an rectangular/square table instead of a round one.
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Kitchen: exposed wood beam, similar color (Kitchen and living room only). Built ins, living room, same color as beams. Off white cabinets Light color granite Island, same color as wood beams and built ins Crown molding to bottom only -SS
An earth friendly kitchen in stone, wood and tile. The stone wall in this rustic kitchen is highlighted by salvaged wood beams and white tile. Floor made from flagstone and reclaimed hemlock wood mirrors the stone wall panel and timber ceiling.
beautiful kitchen, love the bar stools, the chandeliers and the two diff colors of the cabinets and island cabinets (Generally, I would not like the two tone-but I think it makes the room feel more grounded with the dark island cabinet.