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October 10, 2014
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Sorry we do not know. The Chandelier was sourced by the homeowner.
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May 13, 2014
Clara Therrien-Orsat wrote:
Where do You put the Heather under the Window?
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Sorry we don't understand your question. Are you referring to the heater vent?
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March 24, 2013
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Sorry the art belongs to the homeowner and we do not know where they purchased it.
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Atisang Ketane-Kuenane
the colour of the wall
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July 14, 2012
jaimeeg wrote:
What kind of pad is this?
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It is custom made for the space.
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May 19, 2012
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the ones in the picture look to be 1 1/4.. you could potentially get them in any width.
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Also they are supposed to by not more than 4" apart (code)
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September 18, 2011
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They belong to the homeowner and we do not know where they purchased them.
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June 23, 2011
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lorieduval
What brand name paint is that?
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Love this idea, my windows are too high for window seats (I thought).. but this is a great solution.
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December 22, 2013
mslncdl4eva19 wrote:
What is the color of the wall? - beautiful
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July 27, 2013
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October 5, 2011
krkwet wrote:
i have a 2 story home. the stairway is open and the treads and handrail are stained oak to match the living room floor and the risers are white. the living room walls are painted a sage green.the original staircase was closed in with spindles that continued to the second level bedroom all were stained a dark mahogany which i stripped and redid in oak. i am currently redoing the upper levelbedroom and will since the upper floor is semi open and i am painting it a light tan with white trim i am wondering if i should paint the spindles white and strip top rail and stain it to match the handrail coming up the stairs
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September 20, 2011
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This alcove is also a perch. Built for a small child, another place to watch the world go by, curl up with a book or take a nap. Certainly a nice place for a time out.
Shoshana Gosselin added this to Cuddly Nooks for Every Room
An alcove way up high. Who says window seats have to be chair-level? Climbing a short ladder up to this fun window seat separates you from everyone and everywhere else. I would feel like a little bird perched in my nest.
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Even in the most unlikely of places.
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Accessible only by ladder, this reading nook is a magical spot where kids or grownups can get lost in a book. And just think how easily this sliver of space could have been forgotten. Instead of being filled with dusty decor, it is a useful sitting spot, complete with bookshelves.“All of us hate wasted space, and if you have a nook with no charm and no usefulness, it usually ends up being a repository for castoffs,” says Williams. “Boxes that never made it to the attic, clothes you’ve been meaning to donate, the exercise bike that you were definitely going to use every day … those things love nooks, too.”The lesson? Come up with a purpose for your nook. And make it as inviting as possible.Aim High: What to Know About Adding a Library Ladder
“… you may find that your nook becomes one of your favorite spots in the house.” — Laura GaskillI’m a big nook fan, but I’d never thought of some of the clever solutions nooks can solve; in this article they are rounded up in the same place. Gaskill shows us how to create a mini-mudroom with a nook in an entryway, a tucked-away desk space in a bedroom that won’t affect your sleep, a mini command central in a kitchen, a cozy space for a child’s bed and more. Full story: Carve Out a Neat Little NookDid something you saw on Houzz strike a chord with you this week? Please share it with us in the Comments section.

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ssoifert added this to Master Bedroom
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Adding nook to end of master bedroom
machu999 added this to window-bay window design and book shelf
December 14, 2014
very practical
byrdhouse99 added this to TOWER STAIRS
December 14, 2014
is this a possibility at stairs?
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December 14, 2014
the nook
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December 12, 2014
in built for each kids room
baujau added this to Kids Bedrooms
December 10, 2014
kids loft area and bookshelf in window
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December 7, 2014
cool...kids would love it
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December 1, 2014
fun space
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December 1, 2014
reading nook for kids or adults to hide and read, no waste of space
janifriedman added this to Barn House
November 30, 2014
love the nook
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November 29, 2014
قعدة شباك
krisquilter added this to krisquilter's ideas
November 26, 2014
builtin book cases
Beth Brody added this to loft
November 25, 2014
Love the idea of an inset window seat that could be an extra sleeping space. Or, just an inset window seat with built ins .
Modern Home Decor added this to Houzz
November 25, 2014
good idea
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November 23, 2014
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November 23, 2014
It's hidden and cute
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November 23, 2014
All
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November 22, 2014
reading nook
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November 22, 2014
window seat
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November 21, 2014
window seat on stairwell landing
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November 20, 2014
Finish egress with reading nook-steps up to it. Built-in bookcase and custom built in couch. Together with Notting Hill glass deck floor pic
Lauren Fulcher added this to Classic Home
November 20, 2014
cozy but functional nooks add charm
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November 18, 2014
Merdivene boyle bi sey olmaz mi? :)
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November 18, 2014
Window
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November 18, 2014
Fun little nooks
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November 17, 2014
Fun use of space
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November 16, 2014
nook
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November 16, 2014
stair landing nook
Lesley Villaverde added this to Bedroom/Office
November 16, 2014
nice shade of green
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November 15, 2014
Reading nook above stairs half landing
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November 15, 2014
Gina wants a window bench with bookshelves.
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November 14, 2014
Sit in the sun and read yourself to sleep in this comfy spot
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November 13, 2014
comfort safety view fits kt's house
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November 12, 2014
Reading nook
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November 12, 2014
cozy nook note ladder
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November 12, 2014
what a great idea in using a high foyer or hallway space
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November 10, 2014
Nook
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Someday
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love
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Nook
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November 8, 2014
Book case
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November 4, 2014
great for the basement!!
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November 2, 2014
nook
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November 2, 2014
Bench
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November 1, 2014
Love the side book shelf
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October 31, 2014
Cozy Nook
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October 31, 2014
Wypoczynek
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October 30, 2014
Atas tangga
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October 29, 2014
awesome use of window space, otherwise unused, 2nd story
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October 29, 2014
Bannister: white with wood
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October 29, 2014
can lights above reading nook
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Nook
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October 28, 2014
Curl up with a book space!
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October 28, 2014
The Window and Couch
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October 27, 2014
梯床
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October 27, 2014
Window trim
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October 27, 2014
making a two story nook
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October 26, 2014
I like book shelves
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October 24, 2014
reading nook - guest room
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October 23, 2014
Putting the nook above the split is a brilliant idea.
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October 22, 2014
Love it! Reading nook when you need to get away and hide out.
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October 22, 2014
Colors
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October 22, 2014
Bookshelves in window seat
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October 22, 2014
A good idea for the stairs
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October 22, 2014
Stair window bed
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October 21, 2014
painted/timber stair rail & reading nook - how cute!!
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October 21, 2014
Too cool! Accessible only by ladder, this reading nook is a magical spot where kids or grownups can get lost in a book. Instead of being filled with dusty decor, it is a useful sitting spot, complete with bookshelves.
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October 20, 2014
Fun use of space
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October 20, 2014
Nook...dormer??
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October 20, 2014
window seat-Love
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October 20, 2014
Sleeping nook for grands.
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October 20, 2014
This little getaway spot accessible only by ladder. Also, proportioned perfectly.
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October 20, 2014
This reading nook is a magical spot where kids or grownups can get lost in a book.
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October 20, 2014
Reading nook/window seat only accessible by ladder. Cool!
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October 20, 2014
bancuta
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October 19, 2014
awesome! do we have anywhere we could do this for the kids? or for me?
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October 19, 2014
Cozy
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October 19, 2014
Nook
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October 19, 2014
bookshelf above nook
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October 19, 2014
nook
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October 19, 2014
space saver and cozy
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October 19, 2014
I like book nooks
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October 19, 2014
nooks everywhere
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October 18, 2014
Clim up nook
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October 18, 2014
Nook ideas
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October 18, 2014
built in bookshelf - book nook
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October 18, 2014
Would like a seat nook on third floor hallway window with a built in bookcase on one side, ? dry wall in like this or make it similar to other nook photo with nice woodwork
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October 18, 2014
reading nook
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October 18, 2014
Le coin bibliothèque
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October 18, 2014
GREAT IDEA - READING NOOK INTHE WIERD SPACE IN A STAIRWELL - NOTE THE BUILT IN BOOKSHELF
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October 18, 2014
mini estante livros junto janela
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October 18, 2014
Colors
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October 17, 2014
Read
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October 17, 2014
The ladder access, the bright space, the wall built in's for books
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October 17, 2014
Nook
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October 17, 2014
great use of stairwell
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October 17, 2014
Nooks
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October 17, 2014
Bedroom/ window seat
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October 16, 2014
That's badass.
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October 16, 2014
Best reading nook ever
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October 16, 2014
Cool idea
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October 16, 2014
Smart!
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October 16, 2014
love it
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October 15, 2014
Kids nook
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October 15, 2014
love window seats
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October 15, 2014
Climb up to stairwell window sweat nook
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October 15, 2014
Girls bedroom reading nook
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October 15, 2014
Still Central Not in a Room
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October 15, 2014
Riser
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October 15, 2014
Do I like this one better?
susymiel added this to susymiel's ideas
October 15, 2014
it is beautiful
callgyer added this to Decor
October 15, 2014
nook bookcase
jcasse added this to new house
October 15, 2014
in loft ????
smehrzad added this to Foyer
October 15, 2014
Nice little reading sanctuary
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October 14, 2014
Good way to add a reading nook
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October 14, 2014
reading nook
tinwetari added this to tinwetari's Ideas
October 14, 2014
Nice use of an otherwise useless window.
M added this to M's Ideas
October 14, 2014
Smart!
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October 14, 2014
Le déco
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October 14, 2014
Cubby bed
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October 14, 2014
Fun for kids!
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October 14, 2014
Paint color - Lucent Yellow 6400
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October 14, 2014
nook
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October 14, 2014
subiendo donde K
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October 14, 2014
Over closet?
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October 14, 2014
Chair
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October 14, 2014
Coin lecture
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October 13, 2014
I like the high up nook
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October 13, 2014
nook
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October 13, 2014
good idea
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October 13, 2014
no wasted space.
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October 13, 2014
Book nook
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October 13, 2014
Built in book shelves.
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October 13, 2014
חמוד!
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October 13, 2014
reading area
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October 12, 2014
Nook wLadder www.houzz.com/ideabooks/31700579/list/aim-high-what-to-know-about-adding-a-library-ladder
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October 12, 2014
good way to use space
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October 12, 2014
Little reading nook
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October 12, 2014
love the clever use of space
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October 12, 2014
cool idea for the stairs to a loft....if any!
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October 12, 2014
Sweet use of space
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October 12, 2014
Love using this wasted space!
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October 12, 2014
Nook
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October 12, 2014
Nook
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October 12, 2014
Nook in stairs
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October 12, 2014
Accessible only by ladder, this reading nook is a magical spot where kids or grownups can get lost in a book.
Sheri Marnell added this to Sheri Marnell's Ideas
October 12, 2014
Fun!
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October 12, 2014
Reading nook w ladder
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October 12, 2014
Esquina para leer
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October 12, 2014
Pour lulu
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October 12, 2014
inset bookshelves in sides of nook
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October 12, 2014
Reading nook
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October 12, 2014
Found space
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October 12, 2014
Bookshelve in the wall
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October 12, 2014
cove
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October 11, 2014
Nook
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October 11, 2014
Stairway landing
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October 11, 2014
Wall color
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October 11, 2014
love this idea of a nook that requires a ladder. No dusty tchochkes up on that platform!
carobercegeay added this to carobercegeay's Ideas
October 11, 2014
Astuce escalier
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October 11, 2014
Smart use of space
jjackson311 added this to Living room
October 11, 2014
Maybe in DR alcove instead of chairs?
lsdonahower added this to Under the Stairs
October 11, 2014
in this case, OVER the stairs
jessierasche added this to FAVORITES
October 11, 2014
This nook is wonderful!
midgieness added this to midgieness's Ideas
October 11, 2014
ladder for kids to sit n play
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October 11, 2014
Accessible only by ladder, this reading nook is a magical spot where kids or grownups can get lost in a book. And just think how easily this sliver of space could have been forgotten. Instead of being filled with dusty decor, it is a useful sitting spot, complete with bookshelves.
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October 11, 2014
Kids reading nook
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October 11, 2014
Färgen på väggen är fint, kanske bra i österläge?
Petra Migisi added this to petra_migisi's Ideas
October 10, 2014
Reading nook
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October 10, 2014
Cool idea for awkward space
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October 10, 2014
Attached To Steps
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October 10, 2014
Awesome reading area
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October 10, 2014
Color scheme
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October 10, 2014
Hideaway height nook
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October 10, 2014
I like on the stairs in my new home
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October 10, 2014
utilizing space
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October 10, 2014
楼梯
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October 10, 2014
Great use of wasted space
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October 10, 2014
reading space
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October 10, 2014
Built in bookshelf
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October 10, 2014
Colors. Green n orange
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October 10, 2014
cozy stairway nook
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October 10, 2014
The nook
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October 10, 2014
stinking cute
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October 10, 2014
Love this for grandkids someday
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October 10, 2014
Like the color and softness of the windowseat pillow as a possibility for our kitchen bench
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October 10, 2014
Upstairs
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October 10, 2014
Kleine Nische am Fenster oder beim Aufgang mit kleiner leiter
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October 10, 2014
stirs
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reading nook
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October 10, 2014
window seat and small bookshelf beside in pillar
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