The homeowner decided to have the small corner nook of the nursery outfitted with a window seat made from basic lumber and tongue-and-groove beadboard. To make the window seat, the space was properly measured, then a frame structure was cut to size and assembled. The bottom was kept open to allow for storage baskets, and the exterior and interior of the frame was clad with beadboard before being painted ultra-white with an HVLP (high-volume low-pressure) paint sprayer.
Curl Up - Cottage-Style Details - Southernliving. There are plenty of cozy nooks and corners in the Carolina Jessamine cottage. This window seat in the upstairs loft is just one spot for curling up. Like the rest of the cottage, colors are as bright and cheerful as the surrounding gardens. A butterfly print pays homage to Callaway Gardens’ butterfly conservatory―the largest in North America.
Back in August I wrote about our play time dilemma and shared ten creative solutions that I had found for small space play. You responded with some great suggestions and ideas. Since then I've come across a few more fun ideas for those of you without a dedicated room for toys. Here are ten of my favorites.
When searching flea markets for dressers, keep in mind that nine-drawer and 12-drawer configurations offer enough concealed storage not only for holding clothes, but also for keeping things like books and diaries neatly organized yet out of sight. As tween girls start to yearn for privacy, it's wise to supply them with storage for things they don't want out on display.