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How to design on a small lot of land (Example)

Small does not have to mean boring or constricted rather it is an opportunity to demonstrate your architectural prowess and that is exactly what Robert M. 69 more words


2015 - Year of the Transformation Part II

One of the things I love about writing this blog is connection with others. I have connected with people from all over the world. Some of the blogs I follow aren’t about design, decorating but finances, funny stories, story telling or just sharing tales of life. 116 more words

Compact and Colourful Small Apartment Neatly Decorated by Alan Chu

This 36 sq. meters condo is a nice instance that even small flats can give you just about consolation, so long as they’re well designed. Simply referred to as AP 1211, this loft spreads over two ranges, boasting brilliant and joyful decorations and a swirl-like staircase that connects…

I wish I lived here: a compact home with a chequered floor

I first spotted this home back at the beginning of October when it appeared all over the web, from ArchDaily to Houzz. Since then the owners, Pereen d’Avoine, of architecture practice  187 more words


Bed problems

Yesterday the movers came with our 62 boxes, our sofa bed and our bed. When they figured we live on the 4th floor with no elevator and a tiny staircase built approx 100 years ago their initially mild enthusiasm vanished completely.. 200 more words


Terje folding chair - Perfect for compact living

One thing that is for sure when I get to my new 21 sqm apartment is that I will go straight to IKEA and buy 4… 81 more words