I don't like the decorative band, but I do like the tile work. Straight lines, rounded edging...looks great. This is how I'd imagine the corner looks. ..lots of information on caring for tile countertops at this site...choices in tile, too.
How to Install A Granite Tile Kitchen Countertop
How to Install A Granite Tile Kitchen Countertop Granite tiles are a cost effective alternative to granite slabs. Learn how to prep and install the tiles.