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Room of the Day: A Family Gets Crafty in the Laundry Room

These homeowners knew there would be a lot of laundry in their future. With their two young kids, a baby on the way and plans for more, keeping enough clean clothes on hand surely would be a Herculean task for years to come. Because they were building a new home, they were able to take advantage of a current trend — a laundry room that serves multiple functions. Creating a space where the children could do crafts while laundry was being sorted and folded was just the answer for how to turn a mundane task into something more significant: more quality time with the kids. Taking all of this into account, interior designer Ashley Winn created a utilitarian space that inspires creativity, functions beautifully and welcomes children.