I think it's because of the way the light pours into the room in the morning. It's the soft velvet of the couch that I proudly scavenged on Craigslist for $50 and breathed new life into! It's because I get to be near my Saarinen side table, one of the only things that I didn't thrift or scavenge but splurged on at a sample sale. It's also because I won't miss a beat around the house. I'm out in the open ready to see and hear everything going on in my home. Oh, and it's the closest spot in the house to the coffee maker...let's not discount that fact.
Either way, it's my little corner of the house, and I gravitate towards it. I plan on trying to cultivate a few more corners, if not only to "get my money's worth" with all of this space! But I don't really mind how often I work here. I might even make a new throw pillow for my corner!
Where is your corner? Do you end up in the same spot in your home time after time? Do you have to fight your significant other or pet for it? Give it up for cozy corners!
Images: Jessica Tata