Rachel, who runs the popular retro-inspired home Instagram account @bungalow_fifty8, wasn't necessarily looking for a new house, but when she came across this two-bedroom 1950s-era bungalow with a big garden, she and her partner took on the project of turning it into a home.
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Melanie is a single mom of five, and she and her two youngest kids moved into this home during the pandemic. While it was the smallest space they've ever lived in, they were able to choose pieces that made the space feel bigger and represent their heritage.