Love it or hate it?

{or as my family would correct me: Love it or strongly dislike it?}

ban·quette  (bng-kt)

n. A long upholstered bench placed against or built into a wall

Banquette MS020
Banquette MS021
Banquette MS022
all of the above from martha stewart magazine
Banquette SA029
southern accents sept. 2008

Elements of style
spotted via elements of style

Banquette table
*Im in love strongly like with this white banquette- not gonna lie.
 Practical? No
Beautiful? Most definitely. 
I'm almost certain it is a Verellen piece... aka droolworthy. This one as well..
Apt therapy banq
Banquette hb
another one from house beautiful
Domino mag
via domino mag
This old house

Ahhh.. there are so many more pictures- these are just a few! I like to see different types of seating around a table so I, for one, am a fan of the banquette.

What about you?