Use a Hanging Rack to save space in the kitchen, "Using a rack will save so much space in your cabinets -- and make your pots and pans easier to find. Martha hangs hers above the stationary island near the range."
Who wouldn’t love to have implements stored in a pullout like this one, in a design by Kirstin Havnaer, Hearthstone Interior Design? They are stored upright (no rummaging) and within arm’s reach of the cooktop. Via Houzz