love this built in seating area.  It would be easy for a joiner to create a fold away table top hinged onto the back support of the bench.

Love this wood reading nook - Elle interiör by interior stylist Tina Hellberg


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upholstered window bench with drawers via remodelista. it’s Sunday and all i’m in the mood to do is curl up with a good book in a cozy nook and read the day away. i spoke on a design panel yesterday a

Love this dining table set up - have wanted to do a bench/booth style dining area for a while now (quite kid friendly), this is a nice version via my scandinavian home

My Scandinavian Home - my home (new Porcelight pendant lights by Danish designer Erik Magnussen!) // could we do something like this for the storage - put window in gap by built in bench seat?

Whether small or large, breakfast nooks add valuable space in your kitchen. You can even make a kitchen nook yourself. Find inspiration for turning a small nook into your favorite space.

The Best of BESTA: Design Inspiration for IKEA's Most Versatile Unit

Best of BESTA: Inspiration for IKEA's Most Versatile Unit

In spite of this openness the preparation and cooking areas of the kitchen remain private and discreet. A walk in pantry, freestanding and wall ovens, large fridge and even an in wall television are located discreetly out of sight but still within the main kitchen area.

Great dining nook - Winner of Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards 2015 Best Kitchen Design: Foreshore House by Justine Hugh-Jones.

Home Tour: The Nashville Home of Kings of Leon’s Nathan Followill