Loft Living: Small Space, Big Style

Designer Caitlin McCarthy makes the most of the square footage in this petite pied a terre with a carefully curated mix of old and new.

Photo By: Jessie Webster

Photo By: Jessie Webster

Photo By: Jessie Webster

Photo By: Jessie Webster

Photo By: Jessie Webster

Sophisticated Galley Kitchen With Teal Runner

Despite its size, this small apartment boasts a sophisticated galley kitchen packed with top-of-the-line amenities. Glass-front doors keep the cabinetry from weighing down the space, while a teal runner points to the eclectic living room just beyond the fridge.

Galley Kitchen With Pendant Lights and Exposed Brick

This galley kitchen connects two ends of the apartment, and in doing so, remains flawlessly neutral and unadorned. A small patch of exposed brick adds character and texture to the small space.

Narrow Dining Room With Mismatched Chairs

With not much room to spare, this effortlessly cool dining room comes complete with a small table and mismatched chairs.

Small White Bedroom Features Gold Mirror, Ornate Headboard

Breakfast in bed takes on a new meaning when the dining room is right around the corner from your bed. Thanks to a gold-framed mirror and an unadorned window, the tiny bedroom feels a bit larger and brighter.

White Bedroom With Gold Mirror, Ornate Headboard & Moroccan Rug

A Moroccan-inspired rug softens the black-and-white tiled floor, while an ornate brass headboard dresses up simple, white bedding.

Next Up

Common Types of Mold in Homes

Mold comes in all shapes, sizes and colors. Learn how to identify the type of mold in your home and develop a plan of attack for treating it.

Small-Space Living Room Layouts

Use smart strategies to make your small living room feel larger.

Small Space Ideas for the Bedroom and Home Office

Small space decorating can be a big challenge. Steal these smart ideas to transform your cramped bedroom or home office and maximize your space.

Design a Basement Apartment

Whether you're looking for extra income or need a place for aging parents to live, here are tips for flipping your basement into a comfortable living, dining and sleeping space.