5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

6 great design tricks and ideas for small apartments

Small apartments don’t necessarily have to lack comfort and coziness. If you are moving to small place, the first rule is to optimise every inch of space it and to make organisation your best friend. Besides that, there are plenty of small tricks you can use to make the space feel larger, and to transform it in to a comfortable nest.

  

Lighting is vital

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

Small apartments always require high quality lighting. Since you will be creating many different areas within the same space, lighting will help you to divide them. Our suggestion is to start with a great ceiling lamp set in the living area, and then add some wall or floor lamps to create smaller corners like the dining or working areas.

Our suggestion: 

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

The beautiful Giacomo Floor Lamp and Gio Ceiling Lamp are perfect for small apartments With a mid-century modern touch and minimalist design, these two pieces will help you to highlight separate points in the same room, creating the right atmosphere in your space.

 

 

It’s true, mirrors are magic

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

Small apartments always need some insider tricks to help enlarge the space. Start with a big mirror leaning against the wall, which will make your room look larger than it actually is. Of course, a mirror is always a practical piece for any home!

Our suggestion:

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments Our beautiful Geometry Mirror will bring your apartment to life. Using the traditional marquetry technic with a contemporary design, this piece will bring personality to your living room without overdoing it – because minimalism is always a good idea in small apartments.

 

 

Furniture must be clean and smart

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

When we think about small apartments we associate them with modern clean furniture to optimise space. Clean lines and fresh colours are always an effective means of enlarging the space. We all know that dark corners and large furniture can reduce precious living space. so be sure to invest in clean functional furniture pieces in your new apartment.

Our suggestion:

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

The beautiful PinkIt table is a must for any occasion. Available in six different colours or walnut wood, it would be a delightful addition to any apartment

 

 

Small apartments don’t mean you can’t welcome guests

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

Forget about excuses, small apartments can also be inviting. If you are the social type and love to welcome your friends and family for the weekend, a sofa bed is always a good choice when your bedroom itself is already compact.

Our suggestion:

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

Phoebe Sofa Bed is a practical yet elegant sofa bed . Made of white linen fabric, it can also be made to custom sizes and materials to fit your living room. Say hello and goodnight to your loved ones!

 

 

Always take advantage of height

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

Sometimes small apartments have great ceiling height – if this is the case, you should optimise the space and use as many storage units as possible. Large shelves and cabinets are always a good way of creating more room and a practical way of managing your daily life. 

Our suggestion:

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

Small apartments always require versatile pieces and that’s why our Ipsy Valet Unit is a must. With a modern engaging design, it can be used as a ladder, a shelf and coat hanger. Your daily friend at home!

 

 

Sometimes a rug is the best way to create different spaces

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

In small apartments there are many ways to create different spaces. One of the most effective tools is the rug: with different shapes, colours and sizes you will be able to easily divide your living and working spaces

Our suggestion:

5 great design tricks and ideias for small apartments

Always start with the living room rug, the centrepiece of your apartment. Our beautiful Cross Rug will help your living room shine with its vibrant colours and sumptuous yet modern design. Enjoy your time at home!

 

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Ana & Renata
blog@openplanliving.net

We are wives, mums, best friends of 25 years and we share a passion for interiors and furniture design. Despite living in two different countries, we decided to embark on the adventure of creating a business together and we are loving it!

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