A window seat helps you enjoy the beauty of nature/cityscape apart from giving you a place to relax comfortably. It is indeed a timeless feature that transcends short-lived trends.
Though window seats are only a simple and minimalist design element, they can add great value to your home with the perfect combination of practicality and aesthetics. Window seats can be incorporated either into your living room, dining room and most often, your bedrooms. They bring light into the space, provide extra seating for your special guests and close family, and is also a place for self-reflection.
Let’s have a look at these amazing window seat ideas that are a perfect blend between comfort and style.
A Cozy Reading Nook
This comfy upholstered window seat designed into the corner of this grey room with a white baseboard is minimalistic. The set of drawers below allow for some extra storage of smaller items while tall windows above open up this small room and make it look more welcoming and bright. The floor-to-ceiling multi-level home bookshelf serves as a boon to all those avid readers who find it difficult to organise their bookcases.
Black And Brown Window Seat For Living Room
This white-themed room with a dark accent wall is balanced well by an intelligently-built niche window seat area that resembles a modern looking bench. Throw in some brown and grey coloured cushions over the beige seat cushion and similar-themed short curtains to make this spot extra cozy while you view the breathtaking landscape outside. Alternatively, you can take a quick nap here when you tire of working.
Compact And Cute Window Seat
This window seat, enclosed between a shelf and bed in the corner of a blue and white themed kid’s room, is a private space that’s meant for just one. This window seating design gives your kid some ‘me time’. It comes with a pair of open cabinets below for additional storage and helps you utilise a corner that would have most probably been overlooked and wasted. The simplistic design makes this space look orderly and uncluttered.
Also Read: Kids Bedroom Design Ideas For Your Home
An Elongated Window Side Seat With Curtain
Add more functionality to a window seat by incorporating it into the dining room. The wall-to-wall elongated window seat harmoniously blends into the room’s landscape, runs along the windowpane and provides extra seating area for family members and occasional guests. It looks attractive and complements the classic dining room interior with a medium-tone hardwood floor, grey walls, a glass-door, built-in cabinets and elegant dining room furniture.
For The Blue Lovers
This is a modern window seat incorporated in a sea-inspired blue bedroom. The upholstery of the window seat matches perfectly with other elements in the room such as the design of throw pillows, pair of chairs at home study/office desk and the valance. The charm of a comfortable window seat makes it seem a part of the overall feel and design of the room. A light colour palette offers for a peaceful place to relax.
A Nature-Inspired Window Seating For Bedroom
This nature-inspired window seating creates a beautiful bedroom interior. The white, light brown and green-themed colour palette, coupled with animal motifs on the throw cushions, effectively bring in nature’s vibes and creates a calming atmosphere. It makes the small bedroom interiors look airy too.