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Organized entryway, I need ... *space for shoes and a place to put them on/off *school bags * hats/ coats/etc * mirror (for last minute checks etc) * spot for handbag * spot for notes/ calendar etc I would like space for "go bags" eg beach, BBQ, etc
Employ a Stool (or Two!) Stools are a chic way to keep extra seating on hand without visually weighing down a room. A matching set face off against a sofa in this family room, completing the seating circle while leaving the view open to the space's main focal point -- a fireplace bookended by two recessed shelving niches.
Wood floors, sliding door (not like pocket doors)