For two-cook kitchens or for universal design, which accounts for people with physical limitations or those who rely on a wheelchair, plan a passageway on all sides. Illustration showing the optimum walkway clearances for a kitchen island.
Yes, the revamped kitchen island is quite charming, what with the spindle-turned legs and plank top. BUT, OMG GIANT PENDANT LAMP! I have a steel wok in the garage that's just BEGGING to be a lampshade!