What would you think as focal point in the kitchen? It can be the cabinetry. It can also be the kitchen backsplash as well. However, if you have awesome kitchen island in the middle, I am sure that the focal point will shift to it immediately. But, there are many kitchen island designs. Which one that can be said awesome? I would say that it would be the one that is out of ordinary. It has to be the ones that are not commonly found in the kitchen designs.
L-Shaped Kitchen Island with Kitchen Table, Chairs, and Bench
It must have been common to find rectangular kitchen island, right? That is why I want to suggest you with the one built in L shape in the middle of the kitchen. Don’t jump to the conclusion that this kind of kitchen island designs looks so awkward! The benefit you can gain from Kitchen Island with two parts like that is that you can use one long part for kitchen sink on top, while you can use the other part as additional cook space.
However, it does not solve the awkward shape it has. Thus, I recommend you to lean L-shaped bench against it. Then, put round table in front of it. It would be good if you can add two chairs to complement this idea. See? This kitchen island design idea does not look awkward anymore. Instead, it looks like being cleverly and creatively designed. Won’t this kind of kitchen island designs capture your heart? It will look more beautiful with a light hanging from the ceiling.
U-Shaped Kitchen Island with Raised Kitchen Table and Tall Chairs
You see, both L and U shapes are commonly used to design kitchen counter. So, why not applying the same for the kitchen island then? There is L-shaped one above. Now, let’s try the U-shaped one here. All you need to do is to place U-shaped kind of kitchen island designs in the middle of kitchen, facing the opposite side of the kitchen counter. Consider to have tall, square or rectangular kitchen table that fits in perfectly in the middle of the U shape.
Thus, you will see both the island and the table as a rectangular thing with raised part on it. Of course, you need to complement the table with up to three tall chairs. Such design of Kitchen Island with raised-like part like that benefits you by preventing you from getting wet by the splash of water from the sink or the heat of the stove on the island when you eat on the table. You should really consider this kind of kitchen island designs.