The cabinet colour
I like the bench seating off the back of the kitchen island.
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Examples of kitchen islands combined with bench seating options or full dining setups
Storage for sitting off bench
kitchen island nook. For if you do the bar instead of the island. I love the breakfast nook feel! @phyllisjrobbins
Take out shelving and install slide out drawers. http://amzn.to/2keVOw4