We culled through 15 years of photographs to find the rooms that put the biggest smiles on our faces. From bright palettes to nautical nods, these ideas add cheer to any space.
Photographer: Tria Giovan
Cozy, casual, and crowd-accommodating, booth-like seating sets the stage for quiet morning meals or raucous late-night snacks. And nothing says "kick your feet up" like a collection of brightly colored flip-flops mounted in Lucite boxes.
Breakfast Nook from our October 2011 issue