Principles of design: Balance: This could at first appear to be symmetrical, but when you look at all the elements, such as the drawers on the left & the ottomans on the right, it makes it broken up more so it's not in such tight symmetry.
Use drawer slides; mount the drawer on the wall; attach the shell to the slides, so it pulls out. Shifty Desk / Hallway Stand by Daniel Schofield This is such a great storage idea! It can be a shelf and a drawer.
The right way to handle kitchen waste: Hide it in a rollout base cabinet within one step of the sink, or no more than two steps away if its in an opposing island. Place an additional recycling bin on the rollout, or multiple bins on a second unit nea