Positioned next to the cooktop, a chalkboard offers a convenient spot for posting a recipe, a grocery list or the evening's menu. This kitchen design has a chalkboard to tie in with the slate countertops.
SOOOOO doing this with the soaps next to my sink....the sponge thing for the sponges under the sink maybe?? Display your soaps on a cute cake stand for a fun piece of decor in the kitchen. From iheartnaptime.net
Love the idea of backing up a banquette/kitchen table to one side of the kitchen island. This is the Siller/Hokanson house featured in Houston Luxe magazine. Thanks to Joni Webb of Cote de Texas for posting the picture!
Dishwasher Drawer next to sink! "Scaled-Down Kitchen Appliances Small but mighty best describes a new wave of drawer-style kitchen appliances. Dishwasher drawers, usually installed in pairs. When the drawers flank the sink, as in this kitchen, the higher placement makes for easy loading and unloading. of the past, and refrigerator drawers."