Long Islands in the Kitchen

Great big holiday spreads gave us a renewed appreciation for the looong kitchen island. Here are a few examples that have us thinking of next year's buffet line already:

1 a long and lean design by Bulthaup
2 Perfect Kitchen Design
3 a beautiful walnut island by Silverleaf Woodworking
4 This narrow island doubles as bar seating. Image: Michael Alberstat / Canadian House and Home