The kitchen island is bookended with brick columns to create more storage space and dress up existing support posts that couldn’t be moved. I would have red brick wall though and maybe duck egg blue built in shelf.
Coastal White Kitchen - kitchen - dc metro - by Reico Kitchen & Bath
kitchen remodel ideas - may use columns like this if there is a load bearing wall. could be cool on DR side
Cabinet Colour Anonymous SW 7046 by Sherwin-Williams
(I like the column) White Cottage Kitchen trimmed out support beam. (We do not have room for stools.
Thomas likes beams :)