If you're tight on space a banquette is the perfect way to maximise your seating, without losing valuable floor space. Besides, they just look rather gorgeous! I was considering building one for our new place but the floor plan doesn't allow it. If you're considering your own though, here are some pretty styles to inspire you.
|Designed by Mhairi Coyle.|
I love the way banquettes can suit any style of home, from the more traditional and elegant (above) to the casual and colourful family home (below.
|Featured in Better Homes & Gardens.|
And don't feel you need a free corner for a banquette either. I love this simple straight style from Tobi Fairley.
|Designed by Tobi Fairley.|
|Goodman Hanging Lamps. Via Visual Comfort blog.|