Pretty and inviting:) This pin gave me the idea (event hough it's not actually part of the space) to do a sign facing you when you come in my front door that says "hello and welcome" and one facing you when you leave that says "Goodbye, come back
Church pews are excellent sources of seating for small spaces. Narrow and minimal, church pews know how to pack people in, so they're great for entryways, odd narrow spaces, the living room and round the dining table. I love my church pew!
Nantucket Entry by T. Keller Donovan, wainscoting on staircase, blue wall with family and sea art. I'd put a large port hole window at the foot of the stairs. Maybe a grey instead of blue and like this for the living room and hall.