Window Seats and Banquettes

We recently talked with Jane Wallace, Designer and Owner of Vision Window Decor about the new trend we are seeing for window seats and banquettes.  Jane agreed “banquettes are a popular request of clients and window seats are always great space for extra seating.”  Jane shared some pictures of her recent projects, we love the styling and colors of the fabrics and pillows! “You can have a lot of fun with these types of projects, the fabrics and accents really bring it to life and the comfort of a window seat cushion can’t be beat.”

Perfect for kitchens, entry ways, sunny porches,  bedrooms and hallways.  They are attractive while comfortably utilitarian.  The fabric patterns chosen can pull the décor of a whole room together beautifully.


This kitchen banquette in Hingham comfortably accommodates the kids and their friends, homework projects while keeping the chef company, as well as family  meals.  With valances of the same fabric, the space is pulled together nicely.


Another inviting kitchen banquette adds a pop of color to complement the paint and a gorgeous, Persian, coral rug in the adjacent sitting area.


Neutral tones and lots of natural light add warmth to this north facing hallway.


What fun is this ?!  A reclaimed, vintage bench with happy colors cheers up this Plymouth summer home hallway.


Take off your Wellies without losing your balance here in this Pembroke entry way.  Cool tones with a coral pop welcome family & friends coming and going.


Gin & tonics just taste more refreshing when enjoyed on a comfy, colorful, sunny porch overlooking a fresh water pond in Marston Mills.


An idyllic setting to enjoy a good book and relax.  The thick seat cushion and over-sized bolsters complement the interior and exterior of this Duxbury Bay master bedroom.


A Marion bedroom is restful and inspiring with soft textures, natural fibers and comfort.


A Marshfield antique is jazzed up with this faux leather window seat where the grandkids love to read.


Ocean colors are the theme of this lucky youngster’s bedroom.  What a pleasant addition this window seat is to embrace the spectacular setting.

Whether to provide extra seating or a restful place to stretch out ~ window seats are just plain inviting when finished with a seat cushion that feels good to the touch and is comfortable.   Suitable for any room in the house, they are a terrific way to enhance your décor.  Give us a call to set up your next project consult with White Wood Kitchens and meet Jane Wallace for the perfect window seat cushions!