Photographer : Valerie Wilcox, Source : Kitchens & Baths 2016, Designer : Sarah Keenleyside and Lindsay Konior

Dainty Breakfast Nook. A dining banquette bench doesn’t need to be abundant to be useful. This small wraparound bench tucks snugly into an unused corner of this bright cottage kitchen. Soft seat cushions and throw pillows add comfort so the banquette can easily be converted into a cozy corner nook outside of meal times … Smart, Beautiful Kitchen Banquettes. A banquette is an easy way to add a casual and multifunctional element to any kitchen. It can act as a space for casual dining, homework, playing games, or reading the morning paper with a hot cup of coffee. Get inspired by some of our favorite kitchen banquettes. Kitchen banquette: A built-in storage wall elevates this traditional-style banquette from breakfast nook to multi-purpose corner. More ideas for banquettes: …

Whatever their attraction, kitchen banquettes offer an easy and versatile seating solution for many spaces that otherwise couldn’t accommodate … Banquette seating is such a great use of space! Here are 9 kitchen nooks with beautiful banquette seating to inspire you to create. Naomi Watts has one. So does Patrick Dempsey. But star power aside, there are plenty of reasons to install a banquette in your kitchen or …

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