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Unique kitchen design ideas

The kitchen is the heart of the home so you need to make sure that you lay it out well. Why not take a leaf out of Ken Fulk’s book and anchor the space with a black island?

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A great kitchen incorporates architecture and design. The island is the piece of furniture that stands out the most but it has to remain very practical. An urban look can do both style and practicality for you.

Feng Shui in your kitchen

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Using warm woods really helps the place feel homely. For that reason, a mahogany-topped island is a great idea no matter whether you live in a small apartment or if you’ve kitchen has loads of available space.

Feng Shui in your kitchen

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Using warm woods really helps the place feel homely. For that reason, a mahogany-topped island is a great idea no matter whether you live in a small apartment or if you’ve kitchen has loads of available space.

Feng Shui in your kitchen

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Architect’s drafting tables could be used in the kitchen to create an island. This table is the right size and it’s something you could pick up cheaply at auction because most architects use their PC’s to carry out their work.

Feng Shui in your kitchen

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Antique is always good in a kitchen as long as it doesn’t contrast too much with the appliances. For that reason, you could use vintage teacloth rails, which will be subtle but distinctive too.

Feng Shui in your kitchen

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Incorporating a butcher’s block and a marble surface into your work surfaces is another great idea. This way you’ll have the best of both world for cutting fresh meats and preparing other foods.

Feng Shui in your kitchen

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Incorporating a butcher’s block and a marble surface into your work surfaces is another great idea. This way you’ll have the best of both world for cutting fresh meats and preparing other foods.

Feng Shui in your kitchen

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Rather than using the normal breakfast chairs, why not incorporate soft, padded sofas? You’ll need to raise the legs on some conventional arms chairs or small sofas but it would give you something unique within your kitchen space.

Feng Shui in your kitchen

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A metal framed island is another idea that would create something unique in your kitchen. Top it with granite to make it look right and you’ll have something that’s both cheap and unique.

Feng Shui in your kitchen

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A metal framed island is another idea that would create something unique in your kitchen. Top it with granite to make it look right and you’ll have something that’s both cheap and unique.

Feng Shui in your kitchen

Photos: Wikimedia commons

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