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Above: The view is also reflected in the full-height mirrored glass splashback in the bar area, designed and manufactured by Styline Kitchens. This features the same tinted and toughened mirror glass splashbacks as the kitchen, from Aspex Splashbacks. Vintec Beer and Wine Bars store drinks at the perfect temperature for serving. Right: Mitred edges enhance the refined look of the curved engineered stone splashback behind the sink. 84 search | save | share at “A cantilevered benchtop at one end helps to lighten the perceived mass of the unit,” Brown says. “We also introduced LED lights to the base and recessed the toekicks further than usual to give the illusion that the island is floating.” A large veneer upstand follows the curve of the island. This blade wall has an Axolotl metallic paint finish that replicates silvery waves. On the other side, Styline Kitchens added a curved engineered stone splashback, with mitred edges providing a crisp, professional finish. The Corian island benchtop and engineered stone perimeter countertops are teamed with