If I Were to Design a Bed & Breakfast

I have always dreamed of designing a Bed & Breakfast.  I love the concept of them! 

When I design spaces, I always begin by imagining people using them.  It helps me rule out certain ideas while moving forward with others.  What atmosphere and lighting do I want to create for a group of friends and family gathered around a table?  Is there a cozy nook for someone to curl up in with a book?  What type of kitchen would be the most functional and beautiful workspace for the people using it?  So when I imagine designing a Bed & Breakfast, I do so with the guests in mind, trying to picture the sort of space I can see them enjoying.

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