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10 Genius Double Sinks, Utility Edition

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10 Genius Double Sinks, Utility Edition

June 4, 2017

In an ideal world, I’d love to have a pair of sinks in my summer kitchen (all those guests and all those dishes!). Here are 10 examples of kitchens with double sinks (some joined, some separate) for stowing dishes and washing produce.

10 Genius Double Sinks Utility Edition When outfitted with separate copper pipe faucets, adjoined sink basins become separate sinks. See Steal This Look: A Classic English Kitchen for an Oscar Winning Costume Designer.
Above: When outfitted with separate copper-pipe faucets, adjoined sink basins become separate sinks. See Steal This Look: A Classic English Kitchen for an Oscar-Winning Costume Designer.
10 Genius Double Sinks Utility Edition A Plain English kitchen with double copper sinks; for more, see Kitchen Confidential: \10 Ways to Achieve the Plain English Look.
Above: A Plain English kitchen with double copper sinks; for more, see Kitchen Confidential: 10 Ways to Achieve the Plain English Look.
10 Genius Double Sinks Utility Edition A Brooklyn kitchen makes use of space with two sinks—one at the end of the counter. See Kitchen of the Week: A Something Old, Something New Kitchen in Brooklyn.
Above: A Brooklyn kitchen makes use of space with two sinks—one at the end of the counter. See Kitchen of the Week: A Something Old, Something New Kitchen in Brooklyn.
10 Genius Double Sinks Utility Edition A vintage laundry sink is outfitted with a brass faucet on one side and a simple spigot on the other at Sa Calma in Menorca, Spain; see Kitchen of the Week: Embracing the Old with Quintana Partners.
Above: A vintage laundry sink is outfitted with a brass faucet on one side and a simple spigot on the other at Sa Calma in Menorca, Spain; see Kitchen of the Week: Embracing the Old with Quintana Partners.
10 Genius Double Sinks Utility Edition Double sinks in a house in Sweden by architecture firm In Praise of Shadows.
Above: Double sinks in a house in Sweden by architecture firm In Praise of Shadows.
10 Genius Double Sinks Utility Edition Italian kitchen system maker Rossana features separate side by side sinks in some of their designs; see Bella Cucina: 8 Italian Kitchen Systems.
Above: Italian kitchen system maker Rossana features separate side-by-side sinks in some of their designs; see Bella Cucina: 8 Italian Kitchen Systems.
10 Genius Double Sinks Utility Edition Two oversize sinks, separated, are ideal for separate kitchen tasks—matching faucets included. See more at The Country Rental: A Floating Farmhouse in Upstate New York.
Above: Two oversize sinks, separated, are ideal for separate kitchen tasks—matching faucets included. See more at The Country Rental: A Floating Farmhouse in Upstate New York.
10 Genius Double Sinks Utility Edition Two separate sink basins share a faucet in a Paris kitchen; see Designer Visit: Paris Meets Provence.
Above: Two separate sink basins share a faucet in a Paris kitchen; see Designer Visit: Paris Meets Provence.
10 Genius Double Sinks Utility Edition Double farmhouse sinks in a project by New York–based architects Messana O&#8\2\17;Rorke.
Above: Double farmhouse sinks in a project by New York–based architects Messana O’Rorke.
10 Genius Double Sinks Utility Edition Dueling sinks: There&#8\2\17;s one sink on each side of a galley kitchen in The Architect Is In: A Brooklyn Brownstone Transformed, with Respect.
Above: Dueling sinks: There’s one sink on each side of a galley kitchen in The Architect Is In: A Brooklyn Brownstone Transformed, with Respect.

N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on August 5, 2010.

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