A banquette adds plenty of needed storage and takes up less floor space than a stand-alone table and chairs. Easy-to-clean black leather tops the banquette benches and chair seats. The fabric also adds to the kitchen's black-and-white color scheme.
Interiors: Minimalist interior design by Joseph Dirand. The New York Times takes us inside the French architect's stunning Paris apartment. Seen here is his small kitchen - copper accents, unique marble and herringbone/chevron floors.
Grapefruit light - ‘The grape fruit’ is a collection of pendants lamps hand made from earthenware. Each of the 13 lamps is a different colour inside and out and each was hand-thrown instead of cast. The lamps also each have different forms and sizes.
General discussion : Hmmm, I need extra storage space so badly ! I have been banging my toes on all the boxes of books, clutter everywhere, can't find my stuff & reference material and it's time for major action.