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Shop Stylish Kitchen Islands & Carts | Crate and Barrel
Like a treasured vintage find or a custom-designed piece, this elegant kitchen island serves as a rustic yet refined workstation for the home cook or entertaining enthusiast. Bluestone is crafted with reclaimed pine from old buildings and doors and a lustrous slab of bluestone.
12 Ways to Save Money on Your Kitchen Remodel
You can get a high-end look with impact details small and large: try adding bun feet to free-standing cabinetry to give it a furniture-feel, or add some beadboard paneling to spruce up an island. Or you can get really creative with a focal point that is less expensive than mosaic tile but packs a big punch, like stacked stone on the back of your kitchen island, like this one from Bill and Jayne Wolf of DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen in Grand Rapids, Mich.
7 Ways to Hack Your Way to a Kick-Ass DIY Kitchen Island
You can usually find a thrift store dresser for cheap. All you need is a coat of paint, a solid top of almost any kind (Like a Corian fragment or chunk of flat smooth marble,) some new hardware and casters to make it the perfect kitchen island--that's customized for your style.