The vision for the space was to create a dining area for six. To achieve this, designer Perry Walter installed a L-shaped banquette that is perfectly scaled for the Saarinen-inspired table. Midcentury modern armchairs pair with the bench seating to accommodate more guests.
An apron sink, weathered hardwood floors and a plank-style ceiling are among the farmhouse details that give this modern-rustic kitchen its charm. A built-in banquette creates a sunny eating area that features functional storage shelves.
Light-colored wood cabinetry warms up this stark white kitchen and dining space. A banquette offers cozy, comfortable seating in the open dining room. Glass globe pendant lights clustered together create a modern chandelier.
The eating area of this modern, yet cozy kitchen is bursting with fun accents that give it an eclectic, collected vibe. The custom banquette's warm wood finish is repeated on the kitchen cabinetry. The brass finish on the modern light fixture is repeated throughout the open concept living space. Yellow Eames-style dining chairs provide a fun punch of color.
The clever design of this kitchen makes use of every inch of space, yet doesn't feel overstuffed or busy. Appliances and countertops wrap around a central island and a banquette encloses one end of the room. The outer wall disappears to connect the kitchen with a patio.
A useful nook located between the kitchen and the breakfast room was made more functional and appealing by adding custom seat and back cushions. The area’s captivating wall art creates a beautiful color scheme complemented by the throw pillows.
The built-in banquette maximizes space while adding extra seating to the dining area of this modern kitchen. Green pillows add a touch of color while the modern leather and metal chairs add texture and echo the modern aesthetic found throughout the space.
Can't you just imagine sipping coffee and reading the newspaper against a wall of windows? This modern breakfast nook makes the dream a reality; a black leather banquette and gray armchairs offer comfortable seating around the sleek dining table.
This modern, open concept kitchen creates an inclusive space for cooking and dining, with its custom, cozy, corner banquette. Wood cabinets and accents continue the modern vibe of the space, while adding an element of warmth that contrasts nicely with the neutral gray color scheme. Bold yellow chairs are a fun touch.
Accent pieces lend vibrant color to this sunny corner. The built-in banquette occupies one end of an open plan kitchen. Bold, yellow Eames-style dining chairs team with fun fabrics on the banquette to liven up the room's otherwise neutral palette. Wood tones bring an earthy touch that warms up the space.
This warm and inviting eat-in kitchen offers custom built-in banquette seating paired with a wooden dining table and vibrant orange Emeco Navy chairs. The corner is surrounded by bright windows, featuring curtains made from multicolored Moroccan inspired fabric.
This open concept kitchen, dining and living space allows for inclusive cooking and dining thanks to a cozy banquette nestled into one corner. Wood cabinets extend to the ceiling to maximize storage, while a pair of slatted wood pendant lights provide task lighting above the island. Pops of teal and yellow continue from the kitchen into the wide-open living area.
The owner wanted a place where his family could enjoy meals together, so designers added a custom banquette to give the kitchen an eat-in space, while the fun upholstery makes the space lively and casual. Although the main function of the banquette is to provide seating for the family, it serves the dual purpose of hiding the radiator in the home and was built to be easily taken apart and moved in case repairs need to be made.