I like this "mud room" idea for the entry way. Cubbies for keys and sunglasses, bench for my purse and for me to sit on while I take my shoes off, and hooks for guests.
Bench, hooks, shelves, baskets, and plants
New Built or Repurposed Entryway Bench DIY Ideas and Projects to keep your cozy and organized in your mudroom, and increase storage capacity in doorway.
Pallet Entryway Bench - Storage Bench This would be great for Cass and Jordan houses
Mud room bench plans Read on for the mudroom cubbies tutorial and plans from Anna Here are our picks for DIY entryway benches Family