This column originally appeared on Living Etc. as part of their “Ask Athena” series. Ahead, Athena helps to solve one reader’s query with kitchen island design ideas to help them let the light in.
I love your style! I’m really obsessed with your kitchen and love the way that the island is on legs—it makes it feel way less blocky and dominating and kind of lets the light in, I guess? I’m planning a kitchen remodel soon and looking for kitchen island design ideas so I wondered if you have any other tricks for making this functional space seem a bit more airy?