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Gorgeous Light filled Entrway, Foyer, Staircase....Beautiful Windows. Lovely Bench to sit and take your shoes off, etc. Featured in Traditional Home .

Reading book under your stairs. Love this idea.

Lots of books

Family Room: reading nook surrounded by bookshelves... this totally makes me think of you. Could be a nice place to cuddle up with one (or more) of your kids. You could have the bench hinge up to allow for more storage underneath (blankets, inflatable air mattress, other things infrequently used).

Great use of space with sloped ceilings http://media-cache6.pinterest.com/upload/72339137734698043_KkhtBZvp_f.jpg bambamsmomma house ideas for built ins and organization

I want to curl up in here.

nook underneath the stairs and an awesome window

The SSB-1 bookshelf by Erik Heywood for BOOK/SHOP would be great in kids room

Bookshelves behind stairs...this is AWESOME!!

Office under stairwell

27 Inspiring Home Ideas for Millionaires A small, cozy reading nook under the stairs for quiet afternoons.

Understairs playhouse - such a cute idea and useful as extra storage space for toys! Would need to clear out our junk first though!

A little loft reading nook!