6 Portable Kitchen Islands
These portable—and affordable—kitchen islands provide extra storage and counter space, since every kitchen could use a little more of both.
Headrick Kitchen Cart
Style and functionality are perfectly combined with this elegant wooden-topped kitchen cart. Its wooden frame is built to last, and features a variety of storage drawers and racks to keep your kitchen essentials tucked away neatly. The polished cabinetry makes it look like it's just another part of your kitchen.
To buy: $319, wayfair.com.
Whalen Santa Fe Kitchen Cart
With metal shelves slotted for wine bottles, this cart is ideal for use in the kitchen—but its beautiful rich rustic brown finish adds versatility to the piece, making it a great addition to the living room, entryway, or bedroom, as well.
To buy: $173, walmart.com.
Real Simple Rolling Kitchen Island
Add this rolling cart to your kitchen to get the extra space you need for creating and prepping your favorite meals. There’s plenty of room atop its spacious rubberwood butcher block for dicing, slicing, and carving.
To buy: $300, bedbathandbeyond.com.
FÖRHÖJA Kitchen Cart
Functionality comes first with this birch wood cart from IKEA: drawers, which can be pulled out from both sides, give you quick and easy access to all of your cooking necessities. It's the perfect kitchen companion. Leave it as is, or personalize it with some paint.
To buy: $100, ikea.com.
Stainless Steel Top Vitale Kitchen Cart
This industrial piece, crafted with pinewood and a stainless steel top, will add efficiency to the kitchen and complement any dÃ©cor style. Its shelves and drawers provide generous storage space, and its castor wheels allow you to easily station the cart wherever needed.
To buy: $300, worldmarket.com.
Home Styles Create-a-Cart Natural Granite Top Cart
Keep your most-used kitchen tools within arms reach with this striking granite top cart. This smart design keeps splatters and spills in mind, coming complete with a paper towel holder and kitchen towel rack to help you wipe up inevitable messes with ease.
To buy: $355, overstock.com.