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Kitchen Decorating Ideas

breakfast nook idea for kitchen - salvage a lower/wider radiator to fit underneath a bench seat or on North window corner between the refrigerator cabinet and farm sink?

The Best DIY and Decor Place For You: Another Banquette idea for a small kitchen

built-in storage, So want a breakfast nook in my dream home; hidden built-in storage is super smart! Love This!

angled corner banquette_great wicker chairs

Possibly perfect dining nook: built in bench in large window, china hutch storage, round pedestal table, cool wicket chairs that don't match, but match anyway. This could happen in my dining room!

cozy kitchen nook

A Traditional Townhouse with Sophisticated Style

Love this small kitchen nook! breakfast nook, built in banquette, built in bench cushion, kitchen solutions, white subway tile

Great breakfast nook

15 Style-Boosting Kitchen Updates

Create a Custom Breakfast Nook This kitchen corner is given new purpose with a custom-built banquette. RMS user KeithC constructed the seating area with hinged lids to provide storage for entertaining essentials and seldom-used kitchen gadgets.

Corner breakfast nook.

Breakfast Benches

Breakfast nook with tufted banquette. Breakfast nook with white tufted banquette.

I like the banquette with beadboard detail behind it, and the high shelves for storage and display of serveware  Space-Smart Banquette

Space-Savvy Breakfast Room Banquettes

Banquettes can lend storage space for kitchens with limited cabinet space. The top of this L-shape bench lifts to reveal storage for rarely-used kitchen equipment. An open round tabletop provides plenty of space for casual family dinners and more.

Space saving table

Love the space saving nook idea Paint: Sherwin Williams: Walls: Uncertain Gray and Trim: Pure White. Lovely~~~ HGTV's Fixer Upper: Kitchen Breakdown – The Magnolia Mom