Makeup table.  That way you can hide your mess when you are done. This is GENIUS

Impressive makeup vanities in Bathroom Contemporary with Bathroom Makeup Vanity next to Vanity Electrical Outlet alongside Trench Drain and Makeup Vanity

Knife block in a drawer. This would drive my mom crazy. "I washed the dishes for you but where the hell do you put knives??"

I like the idea of a hidden knife block not taking up counter space :) Craftsman Kitchen - Crafty Storage - Dura Supreme Cabinetry

Sims Hilditch Design Studio at The White Hart

Like the central wall, the central hob, double oven below. Also like large cupboard on left (butler cupboard to house coffee machine, kettle and toaster etc)

Retail - Kitchen Center - Nicolás Lipthay - Kit Corp

Kitchen Center / Nicolás Lipthay

Architects: Nicolás Lipthay / Kit Corp Location: Santiago, Chile Collaborators: Rodrigo Torres Contractor: Kit Corp S.A Lighting: Catalina

Waterfall counter. Sleek.

Love how the bar top extends down the side, great look in modern kitchens Island bench idea? Butler Source by krydynski