Italian architecture firm Studioata designed this small space with an office/studio loft above that is connected by simple floating white stairs. Like the console table doing double duty as a stair tread.
Suzanne’s bridge and book clubs meet around the dining table in the cottage instead of in the larger house, whose open layout makes such gatherings problematic. “There was no place where I could seal us off,” Suzanne says. “So now I use the cottage for ga