When shelter magazines and catalogs make references to small spaces, I usually get excited. Sometimes, they show modest spaces with fantastic organization and design. Sometimes, their have good intentions, but the small spaces don't really qualify as small. I wrote about Restoration Hardware starting a "we can do small" campaign a while back and they still have a "small space" link on their website.
Today, I opened this new issue of Country Living and on the Table of Contents page, there was a description of the cover image. Apparently, this is a nook: