Distressed Kitchen Island Butcher Block. When you think about it, a Sadly, we don't have such an island, but we do have a small butcher block with wood surface. If you're the daring type, consider creating contrast.
A steel pipe handle on one side makes for an industrial accent to the otherwise country/farmhouse style of the island. This beautiful farmhouse kitchen island is the perfect fit for a simple home. Butcher block has several advantages: It's gorgeous.
This modern kitchen features a butcher block kitchen island, wood ceiling beams, dark cabinetry and a built-in refrigerator.
Americana Black and Distressed Oak Kitchen Island by Home Styles.
Adding a butcher-block island to your kitchen not only gives you extra surface space to work with, it also provides a great rustic-chic spread once dinner's served. I just sanded and re-oiled my own IKEA birch "butcher block" countertop that we built a big island out of (top & sides). Style the perfect space to create home cooked meals with kitchen islands and chopping blocks from Temple & Webster.