Make a Good First Impression: 4 Ideas for EntrywaysAuthor:Shoshana Berger
Entryways are like first impressions: an ugly one is hard to get over.
Another key element is a bench (handy roundup of retail options here), where people can sit comfortably to remove their shoes, or park a purse—easing their way through the invisible curtain of your home. Benches are the gateway drug to do-it-yourself home design: they’re easy to build and offer a high bang-to-buck ratio. Here are a few ideas:
2. Reupholster (or call an expert to do it for you) an antique with great bones but a shabby top. This Etsy designer will gladly do it for you.
4. Bring the outdoors in: Your inner hobbit needs this Droog-inspired log bench.
Welcome, now make yourself at home.
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