I like the Valentino One countertop material often overlooked when designing or remodeling a kitchen or bathroom is soapstone. While soapstone is not for everyone or for every design, this natural stone possesses sever.
Soapstone Counter - even with the challenge of caring for it, soapstone is so interesting. Overall I just the light in this kitchen - the layout works for me too. And I LOVE that the sink is also soapstone.
Great Country Farmhouse Kitchens Change the knobs to dark ones and you have a winner of a kitchen. Love the shelf under the upper cabinet and the soapstone counter with the double basin soapstone sink.