Are you looking to make the best use of your kitchen space? Looking for a compact place to serve meals after cooking right in the kitchen? In today’s home interior designs a kitchen island is often a great choice for its many advantages. For one thing, it can add a new dimension to your kitchen, and also help use a small space effectively. The biggest advantage is, if you’re sharing kitchen space with several others such as in a shared flat arrangement a kitchen island lets all of you handle the stove at the same time. The kitchen island is so designed that it places the stove where it can be reached from different directions. So, cooking becomes an enjoyable activity for everyone.
If you decide to have a kitchen island what are your available options? The market has a variety of Kitchen Island Ideas, from those that suit huge kitchens to those that just fit into a small and compact space. Many ideas for kitchen islands extensively use patterns and textures, so you may often find mosaic style patterns on the kitchen island surface. It can be a good idea to coordinate the kitchen island with the general color scheme of the kitchen if you have a small space. You can also set out small meals on a polished kitchen island surface for easy cook-and-serve arrangements. Make sure to choose materials that can be cleaned easily without leaving any stains. Polished or matte finish, solid color or intricately patterned, kitchen islands are becoming an important part of modern kitchens.
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Kitchen Polished Look Wow Kitchen Design
Wood interiors form a startling contrast with the designer tear-drop shaped blue kitchen island.
Wow Kitchen Design Fresh Kitchen Style
Quartz is a great material for a kitchen island. It can be kept easily cleaned and polished with a quick wet swipe.
Fresh Kitchen Style Modern Kitchen Design
Styled in solid colours this small kitchen looks good with a matte wood style kitchen island.
Modern Kitchen Design Inspired Kitchen Look
The black granite kitchen island forms the centerpiece of this black and white patterned kitchen.
Inspired Kitchen Look Ornate Kitchen Island
A polished granite kitchen island sits in this ornate kitchen with old style white decorated cabinets.
Ornate Kitchen Island Marble Kitchen Island
The quartz kitchen island in a matte shade has a wooden bottom area to match the wooden interiors of this kitchen.
Marble Kitchen Island Trendy Kitchen
The sleek look of this modern kitchen island is matched by the stylish black and white color theme of the kitchen.
Trendy Kitchen Small Kitchen
White-topped with a solid wooden space below this is a great kitchen island idea for a small kitchen.
Small Kitchen Kitchen Wood Style
Plenty of wooden storage spaces sit in this well-designed small kitchen. Check out the polished quartz kitchen island.
Kitchen Wood Style All Wood Kitchen
Surrounded by wooden cabinets on all sides this kitchen has a warm and rich look. The wood finish kitchen island with a quartz top completes the neat design.
All Wood Kitchen Juiced Up Kitchen Design
The wooden top surface of this kitchen island gets designer juice from the custom red plum pattern storage space below.
Juiced Up Kitchen Desig Kitchen Clean Look
A simple kitchen island done up in a matte wood finish looks good in this clean and airy cream color scheme kitchen.
Kitchen Clean Look Old Kitchen Island
Wood in a light-colored finish is the dominant theme of this old style kitchen with a navy blue large storage space on one side.
Old Kitchen Island White Kitchen
When you have an all-white color theme in the kitchen a white kitchen island is the way to go.
White Kitchen Kitchen Matte Design
The matte wooden surface of the kitchen island provides a toned down and elegant look in this low-key wood style kitchen.
Kitchen Matte Design Kitchen Remodel
This classy kitchen comes complete with a wood-topped kitchen island. See how the wooden ceiling beams have been highlighted with a white and brown color combination.
Kitchen Remodel Spring Kitchen Island
This elegant granite style kitchen island surface is great for chopping and the flower-pot adds a nice decorative touch.
Spring Kitchen Island Awesome Kitchen Look
The matte wood style kitchen island with a single fruit bowl completes the look in this modern spacious kitchen.
Awesome Kitchen Look Kitchen Japan Inspiration
Black, white, and metal are the main themes for this elegant kitchen with the Japanese art inspired tiles design.
Kitchen Japan Inspiration Kitchen Shine
The white kitchen island looks well-placed in this white and brown color scheme kitchen. Check out the polished floor tiles in white.
Kitchen Shine White Kitchen Island
This is a kitchen island with a white and steel-gray color scheme that matches the general color pattern of the kitchen.
White Kitchen Island Kitchen Patterns
This stylish kitchen comes with an awesome mosaic style backsplash and a color coordinated sofa for a trendy look.
Kitchen Patterns Family Kitchen
The black surface makes an elegant combination with the brown block style arrangement of the kitchen island in this warm and homely kitchen.
Family Kitchen Kitchen Storage Spaces
White, matte, and black is the unusual color scheme of this kitchen island. See how it matches the look of the wall cabinets.
Kitchen Storage Spaces Patterned Kitchen Island
Pretty patterns in jade green is the high point of this elegant quartz-topped kitchen island.
Patterned Kitchen Island Warm Kitchen
The dark green quartz patterned surface of this kitchen island stands out in this warm wood themed kitchen.
Warm Kitchen Nature Fresh Kitchen
Matte striped wood patterns in the storage spaces go well with the light and polished granite surface of this kitchen island.
Nature Fresh Kitchen Kitchen Color Play
Dark green and white play against each other in this neat kitchen space. This black granite-topped kitchen island with a white storage space follows the same pattern.
Kitchen Color Play Kitchen Compact Space
Matte wood on wood is a cool kitchen island idea when you have a small kitchen like this.
Kitchen Compact Space Kitchen Island Lighting
This matte textured kitchen island with a quartz top is set up with decent hanging lights for enjoyable nighttime cooking.
Kitchen Island Lighting Home Kitchen Idea
Set in black granite with very pale wood style storage areas this is a stylish kitchen design for narrow spaces.
Home Kitchen Idea Great Kitchen Design
Matte wood style furnishings go well with the slate gray flooring of this large kitchen.
Great Kitchen Design Color Matched Kitchen
Wood is the material chosen by this kitchen while the same color scheme with a light pattern extends to the kitchen island.
Color Matched Kitchen Captain Nemo’s Kitchen
Brown wood paneling has a classy retro effect in this vertical kitchen space. Check out the quartz patterned kitchen island surface.
Captain Nemo’s Kitchen Old Style Kitchen
Styled in white with dark wooden flooring this is an elegant kitchen design, with the recessed light arrangements adding a touch of brightness.
Old Style Kitchen Delightful Kitchen
Done up in a main theme of white with the soothing tone extending to the cabinets this kitchen with a matte wood flooring looks really beautiful.
Delightful Kitchen Vertical Kitchen Space
The white cabinets with intricate designs and a warm wooden flooring are the high points of this old style kitchen.
Vertical Kitchen Space Lovely Kitchen Island
Pale blue and pretty pink make a perfect color combination in this lovely kitchen. Check out the gentle rounded end of the long kitchen island.
Lovely Kitchen Island Kitchen Minimalist
Large white surfaces are complemented by storage areas with a dark color combination in this classy kitchen design.