Most often referred to as a dining nook, banquettes puts an entirely new spin on dining spaces. The offer an affordable - if done DIY - alternative to the traditional dining table and chairs, and take up far less floor space.
Fab velvet upholstered corner banquette with an extra bonus! Storage under each bench! Perfect for a NYC apt or any small space, and a great alternative to dining room chairs. photograph via William Brinson Photography.
Celia Barbour takes a trip to New York’s Plaza Hotel to see a pied-à-terre designed by Steven Gambrel that uses old-word techniques, sumptuous materials and a subdued palette to conjure a mood of timeworn elegance.
Ask a Designer: How Do You Choose Paint Colors? Maureen Stevens answers your biggest home renovation question. Paint can set the tone for a room before you've even added the furnishings or decor—making it all the more important to choose the right color.
Small Space bedroom interior design ideas - Interior design - Small-spaced apartments often have small rooms. If you have a small bedroom and you don't know how to design it in a manner that isn't crowded. Your room should