The 10 Craziest Countertop Designs Of All Time

I vote this one for the most original design. Pennies! source

Here’s a simple video that shows how you can accomplish this DIY project.

This glass counter borders on art and it’s absolutely stunning. source

What can be done with concrete by a skilled craftsman will surprise you.

Fantastic etched granite made to look like waves. source

This is a look I really enjoy and wouldn’t mind exploring for my own home. Waves would not be my first choice, however. I was thinking about etching artwork into the surface that would be more appropriate.

A bushel of wheat or an artistic rooster, perhaps?

This illuminated glass looks like a lot of fun. It could probably light up an entire room on its’ own. source

More glass art. The cooktop looks like it’s floating above it. source

Billed as semi-precious by the manufacturer. I think it’s gorgeous but is it functional?

More etched glass. Pretty cool if you ask me.

Nicknamed lavastone and it’s a beautiful addition to a contemporary kitchen.

Probably granite but it’s more the Fred Flintstone charm of the overall room that appeals to me. source

Looking for more inspiration? Try these inspired kitchen designs on for size.

Updated: March 9, 2015