By Sade Sousa. interior. Published at Sunday, September 09th, 2018 - 07:54:22 AM.
“I recommend covering all the walls of the room in one color to make it feel larger. Consider using a warm and rich or soft and soothing hue to cover the majority of the room. including the ceiling. Highlighting one unifying color fades defining lines. which enhances the coziness of the space. Additionally. using that wall color at least one other time in your space — either in an area rug or a small accent piece
If space is an issue. think about investing in multi-functional furniture like a set of nesting tables that can double as a coffee table. A desk can also function as a buffet when entertaining. or even a bench can be a coffee table. extra seating.” — Lisa Melone Cloughen of Melone Cloughen Interiors. Inc. in New York. NYUse these tips to get the most out of small space living.
We asked some interior design pros to share their best tips for designing small spaces. Keep reading to see what they had to say.Plan your space carefully before you start buying.Think it through“Make sure to be precise as to the function of the space. Ask yourself questions about how you use the room. For example.
” — Basia Falcon. owner and head designer of Sycamore & Gray in Highland Park. IL.Go big with a statement piece. Don't discount a statement piece“Get the size right! Too often consumers think my space is small so I'll buy a bunch of small pieces. Top designers know that's the exact opposite of good space planning —