10 Favorites: Built-in Reading Nooks by

Issue 8 · Winter Break · February 27, 2014

10 Favorites: Built-in Reading Nooks

Issue 8 · Winter Break · February 27, 2014

The coziest spot in the house? We vote for the reading nook; here are 10 we're liking right now.

White Painted Reading Nook with Hermes Blanket/Remodelista

Above: A window nook in Scandinavia by Denis Bjerregaard, via Agentur.

Desk of Lola Window Seat/Remodelista

Above: A built-in daybed from designer Alexandra Loew of Los Angeles-based Desk of Lola.

White Window Seat Paul Massey/Remodelista

Above: A window seat in the Hope Mousehole in Cornwall, England, owned by photographer Paul Massey (it's available for rent).

White Reading Nook Schapper/White/Remodelista

Above: A house on Shelter Island by Schappacher White (see the whole project at Architect Visit: Shelter Island House).

Martha Stewart Living Reading Nook/Remodelista

Above: A reading niche via photographer Ngoc Minh Ngo's Bringing Nature Home.

Mjolk Reading Nook Tea Ceremony/Remodelista

Above: A reading (and tea ceremony) nook in the Toronto house of John Baker and Juli Daost of Mjolk; photo by Derek Sharpton via Dwell.

Tas Ka Bed Nook/Remodelista

Above: A tiny reading nook in a house by Tas-ka in the Hague, via Bloesem.

Modern Reading Nook/Remodelista

Above: A reading nook in a glass extension by London architects Platform 5.

Neil Schwartz Architects Reading Nook/Remodelista

Above: A reading niche in a Sonoma house by Neal Schwartz of Schwartz and Architecture.

Also don't miss 10 Attic Loft Bedrooms, Rustic Edition. Another built-in favorite? Bunk beds; see our roundup of possibilities. And over at Gardenista, have a look at Cottage & Cabins, including the Ultimate Treehouses.



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