"The notion of the kitchen as the hub of a home’s activity isn’t new," Hallie Busta notes in a new article for our sister publication CUSTOM HOME. "Now, however, designers are taking down the walls to bring the space into the center of the home in form as well as in function." Here are seven products with neutral colorways, clean lines, and increased durability that add entertainment, work, and lounging to the list of conventional kitchen activities. More