Amoroso DesignContemporary Dining Room, San Francisco
glam, purple, built in banquette
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Though one can never keep a child bubble-wrap safe, a banquette set around a round or an oval table such as this Saarinen-style one can help mitigate those horrifying corner-to-forehead experiences.
Fabrics are a great way to introduce color to a kitchen. Here, a deep aubergine cushion covers a banquette and plays nicely with the room's white canvas. Other textile opportunities include dish towels, oven mitts, window coverings and area rugs.Browse the latest kitchen photos
Under the bench. You may be surprised to learn that your kitchen offers a storage solution for kids' stuff, too. If you are planning for banquette seating, be sure to include doors under the cushion to store supplies. This is an especially smart solution for crafty kiddos who typically work at the kitchen table.