If your kitchen is large enough to fit an island, make extra use of the space by picking one with drawers, shelves, and cabinets. Another idea: opt for an island with space for chairs so that it doubles as a kitchen table. Photo courtesy of Elle Decor
American Classic - Elegant millwork and furniture-like details give this new kitchen the spirit of a historic home. A grand and gracious gray island is at the heart of this kitchen, while white exterior cabinets and slab granite lighten the room& top half
Vintage Lighting Light fixtures with vintage appeal perfectly accent this French country kitchen. Two matching lantern-style fixtures light the island, in addition to the recessed ceiling lights. Love the island.
Secret pantry - looks like regular kitchen cupboard doors, takes you to another room, the pantry! this would be a cool idea to hide a laundry room.may be an idea for your pantry maybe you can doors like these to match your kitchen cabinets?