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Island construction is essentially simple; it’s a project most experienced woodworkers could manage fairly easily. Designer Brooke Norsworthy took on the project herself, building an oversized island with seating for four. She explains her process: “Using Ana White’s kitchen cabinet plans, I built these cabinets by hand using PureBond plywood with poplar trim. The island consists of four cabinets: two 24" bases and two 21" bases.

Think beyond ready-made kitchen islands and store-bought carts. Make a statement in your kitchen with ideas from these upcycled, DIY, space-saving and otherwise unusual designs.