2 People and 2 Dogs Share This Small, Sun-Filled SF Studio Tours
Xiao and her partner are big fans of small and well-designed spaces, and their shared studio is a great example.
Apr 2, 2024
See Why This Family’s 463-Square-Foot Apartment Feels MUCH LargerTours
Two architects remodeled their super-small apartment to beautifully fit their family of three.
Mar 29, 2024
This 366-Square-Foot Loft Feels Roomy, Thanks to Minimalist AestheticsTours
The private terrace brings natural light and extra space to the loft.
Feb 23, 2024
This Gorgeous “Moody” Loft Has the Most Perfect All-Black Bed NookTours
Gerald Posley flipped the script in his loft in a former appliance factory: He turned a tiny den into a bed nook.
Feb 5, 2024
See Inside a 400-Square-Foot Boston Studio That Rents for $2050 a MonthTours
See how this renter decorated her small Boston studio apartment with ultra-minimal, calming vibes.
Jan 25, 2024
This Renter Pays $1,500 a Month for a 509-Square-Foot Studio Apartment Tours
See inside a small studio that feels larger, thanks to high ceilings, big windows, and smart storage ideas.
Jan 24, 2024
A Philosopher Calls This 112-Year-Old "Modern Minimalist" Apartment HomeTours
See inside this professor’s 810-square-foot apartment he’s designed in a minimal, Bauhaus, and Danish modern style.
Jan 16, 2024
This Home Has Loads of Historic Charm Like High Ceilings and Large WindowsTours
When Sarah bought this home, the charm was undeniable, but “some work was needed to bring it back to life.” She freshly painted, updated window treatments, added plants, and more to make the space her home.
Dec 15, 2023
An Old Boat House Is Now a Cozy 296-Square-Foot Backyard Tiny HomeTours
See how an old boat house was transformed into a tiny but cozy and cute backyard tiny home that’s less than 300 square feet in size.
Dec 14, 2023
A 194-Square-Foot Barcelona Apartment Works, Thanks to Transforming Built-InsTours
The key to this teeny home's success is the long wall of built-ins, which lets the home transform into different rooms throughout the day.
Dec 12, 2023
55 of the Best Minimalist Gifts for Friends and Fam Who Like to Keep Things SimpleLife
It's all about shopping with intention.
Dec 7, 2023
This Welsh Rental Home Mixes Period Pieces With Modern StyleTours
Interior designer Jamie Dibble was a “The Big Interiors Battle” finalist and has turned his Cardiff rental house into a neutral sanctuary.
Dec 5, 2023
Smart Design Makes a Teeny Spanish Apartment Feel Much LargerTours
Architect Iñigo Gómez brilliantly designed this teeny space, and the gorgeous terrace helps make small-space living luxurious.
Nov 21, 2023
This Wyoming House Built in the 1980s Was Renovated from Top to BottomTours
Grace and Jason jumped head first into a DIY reno after buying this 1980s house that needed some serious TLC; it took two years to strip the house back to the frame and rebuild.
Nov 16, 2023
After a Smart Reno, a Small Apartment Is Stylish and Enviably Organized Tours
Tour this Barcelona apartment’s renovation that features an organized but unusual kitchen: there’s only drawer storage.
Nov 14, 2023
This Architect’s Massachusetts Rental Is Perfect "Lived-in Minimalism"Tours
See inside this architect’s Cambridge rental apartment that she’s designed to be minimal, contemporary, eclectic, and cozy.
Nov 9, 2023
This Wardrobe Stylist’s Barcelona Apartment Has a Stunning PatioTours
Alissa Ashcraft, her 11-year-old son, and dog, Burrito, share this Spanish rental apartment with gorgeous architectural details.
Nov 8, 2023
Fashion Writer Lauren Caruso’s California Rental Has Great Vintage FindsTours
Explore this fashion and beauty writer’s rental apartment with a stylish mix of secondhand and vintage furniture pieces.
Nov 7, 2023
This U.K. New Build Looks Anything but Boring, Thanks to Colorful DIYsTours
See inside DIY and interior influencer Emily Clare’s 590-square-foot house she’s updated with color and pattern.
Nov 6, 2023
A 220-Square-Foot Barcelona Rental Studio Is a Cozy and Organized NestTours
See how this renter tackled the challenge of small-space living and created a minimal-maximal home in just 220 square feet.
Oct 19, 2023
A Modern Australian House Has the Most Perfect Color-Blocked Curtains Tours
Explore colorful curtains, cool artwork, and modern accessories in this Australian home tour.
Oct 16, 2023
This Williamsburg Condo Is Warm Minimalism PerfectionTours
Tour this 1100-square-foot condo designed for a high-powered banking woman who loves to travel.
Oct 6, 2023
A Modern Barcelona Studio Apartment Has the Sexiest ArchwayTours
Tour a former artist’s studio transformed into a small but stylish home for digital artist & creative director Pol Solà.
Oct 4, 2023
A 150-Year-Old Cottage's Design Is "Industrial Farmhouse by the Sea"Tours
This 800-square-foot home is a 150-year old cottage that was originally built as a farmhouse on a large farm in Bermuda.
Sep 26, 2023
This Beautiful 265-Square-Foot Backyard Tiny House Is a Family AffairTours
Irmhild Liang's son is an architect and built this tiny house in the backyard of her daughter's house.
Sep 25, 2023
This Flower-Filled Portland Apartment Is A Cozy, Minimalist HavenTours
Through a mix of oil diffusers and flowers, Candace creates a clean scent when entering her cozy, minimalist home in Portland.
Sep 19, 2023
This U.K. Home Is “Modernism and Eclectic’s Love Child”Tours
Homeowner Nicola Walch's design advice is to take risks and never shy away from a fun paint color.
Sep 19, 2023
This Cozy Off-Grid Cabin Will Have You Craving Fall VibesTours
Despite being off-grid, this family’s North Carolina cabin provides all the comfort and convenience of a more traditional home.
Sep 8, 2023
A 445-Square-Foot English Apartment Doesn't Shy Away from Dark ColorsTours
Fiona Marr's small but boldly styled apartment is in a retirement property for over-55s in Cheltenham, England.
Sep 8, 2023
Three People (and a Husky!) Live Comfortably in This 84-Square-Foot HomeTours
Their DIY seating area even converts into a bedroom.
Sep 1, 2023
A Pro Organizer Refreshed This 1970 Rental Bungalow on a BudgetTours
Although just a rental, Devin and Jess have put their stamp on their 1970s bungalow in Portland, Oregon.
Aug 30, 2023
This Small Lisbon Apartment Is ‘Scandinavian Simplicity’ at Its FinestTours
This Finnish graphic designer and illustrator has used Finnish design in her small and bright Portuguese rental apartment.
Aug 29, 2023
This Floral Designer's 550-Square-Foot NYC Rental Is Spread Across Three Floors
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This $5500-a-month West Village rental apartment of herbalist and floral designer Emily Swarts is only 550 square feet, but feels a lot larger, thanks to it being spread across three floors.
Aug 25, 2023
This Home’s Curved Stairs Are Eclipsed Only by the Curved CountertopTours
Curved red marble kitchen counters, glass ceilings in the bathroom, big windows … this Barcelona home has stunning details.
Aug 23, 2023
Every Inch of This Richmond Townhouse Has Been Designed for Form and FunctionTours
Nicole and her family downsized when they moved from a major city to a small city, and every square inch of their home had to be designed for form and function.
Aug 23, 2023
This Renovated House Is the Embodiment of “Easy Like Sunday Morning”Tours
See photos of the minimal and organic modern renovated home of designer Casey Keasler, founder of design firm Casework.
Aug 21, 2023
A 388-Square-Foot Polish Apartment Uses Color in a Functional WayTours
See photos of this 388-square-foot Warsaw, Poland, apartment that uses color in a minimal, Parisian-inspired way.
Aug 18, 2023
These 4 Ingenious Hacks Make This Small NYC Rental Feel Bigger Than It IsTours
Kirsten takes design inspiration from interior decorating books. Living in New York, space and layouts are often an issue. But Kirsten decided to prioritize fashion over practicality when she put her dresser in her kitchen.
Aug 9, 2023
This Atlanta Loft Apartment Mixes Vintage and Modern Furniture FindsTours
Mary Disser, who's a fashion director, looks to her closet when finding home inspiration.
Jul 20, 2023
An Artist's Teeny Australia Studio Hides Clever Storage HacksTours
Contemporary artist Hazel Dooney's small studio apartment, built in the 1960s by a famous modern architect, is used as an art studio and is incredibly energy-efficient. "It doesn't need lights during the day, heating during winter, or cooling during summer. It is almost like being half outdoors."
Jun 26, 2023
A 237-Square-Foot NYC Studio Stuns with Smart Storage and Renter-Friendly Style Tours
"Everything I changed in the apartment is renter-friendly and can be un-done," explains Zoe Wetherall, an architectural and landscape photographer. "The biggest challenge was working with such a small space — making sure I could fit everything in and have enough storage."
May 30, 2023
This 450-Square-Foot Kyiv Apartment Is Exceptionally Designed Tours
Tour this exceptionally designed home for humans (and cats!) that's the home of Victoria Karieva, the lead architect and co-founder of Between the Walls. She bought this apartment with her husband, Volodymyr, two years ago.
May 24, 2023
This $2500 Per Month Rental Loft Is Marvelously Monochromatic
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Robert F Samuels Jr. (AKA "Bobby Trendz") refers to his home as "The Trendz Gallery," and it features a black-and-white minimalist but luxurious aesthetic with architectural elements, patterns, contemporary art, and mid-century design.
May 24, 2023
How the 20/20 Rule Helped Me Declutter My Messy LifeOrganizing
When my family bought our new home a few years ago, I spent days packing up cluttered closets, disorganized drawers, messy shelves, and overflowing toy bins. I promised myself the new house would be different.
May 21, 2023
B&A: A Swedish Apartment Went from Bland to Bright After Thoughtful RenovationsTours
See the bland before photos and the colorful after photos of author, illustrator, and designer Megan McKean's stunning home in Malmö, Sweden.
May 18, 2023
Organization Hacks Make This 400-Square-Foot Home a "Slice of Heaven"Tours
See behind the cabinet doors to learn valuable, small-space organizing tips.
May 16, 2023
A Photographer Learns to Let Go, Downsizing to This 650-Square-Foot RentalTours
"This process can be an emotional one, but also brings clarity and perspective through our attachment to certain objects, memories, and spaces," says photographer Lauren Kolyn.
May 11, 2023
This 550-Square-Foot Studio Is on the Top Floor of a San Francisco VictorianTours
The kitchen in Courtney's SF studio apartment is no wider than her arms can spread out, but it is "character rich, with wood shelving painted pale blue."
May 11, 2023
Why Maximalism Isn’t for Me or Potentially Other Highly Sensitive Persons
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And what to try instead.
Apr 27, 2023
A Chic 320-Square-Foot NYC Studio Features an Incredibly Smart Shelf Staircase
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Since this is Mindy’s first time owning a home, she was as involved as possible in the renovation, like knocking out the old kitchen and taking off the bathroom tiles, all to build the minimal and modern small home of her dreams.
Apr 10, 2023
This Tiny Renovated Malibu Cottage Is a Love Letter to Wood Paneling
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Amy and Jason sacrificed space so they could afford to buy something close to surfing and hiking trails. They did a gut reno on this 600-square-foot cottage, cladding it in warm wood from the ceiling to the walls and adding storage everywhere they could — under the couch, wall-to-wall cabinets in the tiny bedroom, and even vertical surfboard racks along the retaining wall outside." 
Apr 7, 2023
A Fashion Designer's Apartment Is a Modern, Minimal, Neutral, and Elevated LookTours
Dorshelle Guillaume is a Haitian American fashion designer and says aesthetics, style, and ambiance are really important. "My home is very cozy, clean, and elevated and I love how everything works well together."
Mar 23, 2023
A Small, $1,475-a-Month San Diego Rental's Brimming With Historical Built-InsTours
Olivia's apartment's interior structure is Craftsman style, with built-in features including a slide Murphy bed, wall shelves surrounding the living room, a stained glass cabinet, antique push-button-style light switches, and a bathroom with a deep tub.
Mar 20, 2023
A 350-Square-Foot Brooklyn Studio Apartment Gets Creative With StorageTours
Lisa’s rental home might only be 350 square feet, but the location is unbeatable and an “outdoor” space makes it feels much less smaller.
Mar 16, 2023
A Renter Needed It Bright & Airy in This $2,400 a Month, 350-Square-Foot StudioTours
Erik works from home, and needed a bright, airy space that "inspired me while keeping me in a good mood (happy colors) but relaxed."
Mar 16, 2023
After a DIY Reno and Smart Space Planning, This Studio is Now Four Rooms in OneTours
It was small, the kitchen was basically nonexistent, and the bathroom wasn't pretty, but Irene Shamas saw the potential in this studio unit. She worked with Luki Anderson of Studio Officina and EDR Construction to transform this small one-room apartment into a space that can be a living room, dining room, bedroom, office, and more.
Mar 10, 2023
A Small Hawaii Townhouse Has a Cute Use for an Otherwise Useless Crawlspace Tours
"The natural woods, clean minimalism, and considered styling reflect Scandi themes, while the Feng Shui calls to my Chinese heritage," owner Emilie writes. "The neutral palette keeps the focus on the glorious nature vistas from every window and calms the mind."
Mar 8, 2023
Despite Being Under 500 Square Feet, This NYC Studio Is Charming, Warm, and ChicTours
Aaron's favorite "room" is the entire apartment, "because it is a studio that has been designed with intention to give each area a specific use and vibe. Although it is one open space, each section serves a different purpose."
Mar 3, 2023
A Professional Organizer's 200-Square-Foot Airstream Is an Incredibly Tidy Home Tours
Xiomara (with her husband, Frank, and dog, Scooter) is on a quest to tour all the states in North America (including Alaska) while working as a professional organizer helping clients "go from chaos to calm in their homes."
Feb 23, 2023
This Atlanta Home Has a Kitchen Island That's a Dining TableTours
When Mark and his wife purchased their home five years ago, they decided to go with a modern, minimalist approach with some bold choices. Extending their kitchen island into their dining table has become not only a cool style choice, but also a conversation piece.
Feb 20, 2023
A 100-Year-Old Montreal Home Has Original Architecture, Like an Incredible ArchTours
Aude and her cat, Charlot, live in their triplex in Montreal. Focusing on keeping the original architecture with archways showing off the living room, Aude has kept the beauty of the space while adding in her own style.
Feb 14, 2023