Looking for a place to hang more than your hat when you walk through the door? You’re not alone. Transform a cabinet into your own custom built-in, throw in a comfortable chair, a catch-all stool for quick changes, and you’ve got the makings of a hard-wor
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Neatly Spaced

Looking for a place to hang more than your hat when you walk through the door? You’re not alone. Transform a cabinet into your own custom built-in, throw in a comfortable chair, a catch-all stool for quick changes, and you’ve got the makings of a hard-working mudroom.


2-door oak cabinet from crate & barrel
Courtesy Crate & Barrel

Cabinet of Curiosities

This handsome Arts and Crafts cabinet boasts oak and glass doors and all the charm of a built-in—without the added expense. Adjustable shelves and leg levers offer the ultimate flexibility.

Landon 2-Door Cabinet, $499 
Available at Crate & Barrel

 


classic arm chair
Courtesy West Elm

Take a Seat

This classic reading chair is as cozy as it is graceful, boasting the perfect proportions for quick changes or even snuggling in for a long read.

Sweep armchair, $599 
Available at West Elm

 


decorative wall letters
Courtesy Pottery Barn Kids

Writing on the Wall

These letters make a big statement, whether you hang them on the walls or perch them atop a salvaged window frame.

White Capital Letters, $10 each 
Available at Pottery Barn Kids 

 


basic small white stool
Courtesy Crate & Barrel

Added Value

The hourglass shape of this white stool adds interest in small spaces—and an extra perch. Added bonus: stool disassembles for compact storage.

Flamingo White Stool, $15.95 
Available at Crate & Barrel

 


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