Notice how close the sink is to the range in this small kitchen. This makes prep work far easier in such a space.
Including a built-in wall bench like this can make your small kitchen are far comfier place to be in.
Another way that a sense of brightness can be preserved in a small kitchen design is through the ample use of white.
In a small kitchen, you want to include multi-functional elements. Take this counter space that doubles as a kitchen table as an example.
10. Multi-Function Island
Here, you have a small line kitchen that includes an island. Note how the island provides a counter for prep and a counter for seating.