That 70′s Kitchen: From Drab to Fab -- Add An Island: This may sound counterintuitive, since you’re adding a block of furniture to your kitchen, not removing something. But, coupled with the open shelves, an island is a wonderful way to give the illusion of a bigger kitchen because there will be more counter space.
Those of you who found yourselves a little bored by years and years of kitchens with white cabinets and white marble countertops might just be in luck. No, we're not going back to dark cherry cabinets (and thank goodness). More