My initial inclination is to think that this is just about the coolest kitchen thing I've ever seen, but then I started thinking about what I'd do if I got a new knife. My spidey senses when on full OCD alert, and I ended up rocking in the corner.
Planning Your Kitchen: Five Tools for Layout - This can be used not only for designing a new kitchen, but to help you think through how a kitchen would work for you in an existing house that you may be considering for purchase! I like the U and the Island
Kitchen Why don't more people do this? A short depth drawer for the top and regular depth for the bottom drawer. You can actually see what is under your sink. Kitchen design - this would be a great change for underneath my kitchen sink.