A small nook in an entryway is enough space for a small desk.
"Built-ins are great, but sometimes it's fun just to throw it all together and see what happens," says designer Wendy Williams Watt. In The Real Housewives of Vancouver star Mary Zilba's weekend home, easy-to-move furnishings give her room to rearrange if needed. By leaving space for freestanding pieces like this desk, the focus can be on one beautiful lamp or vase.
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