8 Tips to Refresh Your Small Spaces

The beginning of the new year is a great time to create a new look for your home. How excited it is! Today we are going to  share 8 tips to fresh up your small spaces. But first of all, we will need to have a right mindset—a small space can have a big style.  We guess you are with us. So please read on and see if any of the following advises can be of  help to you.

 

Step 1:  Choose a small space that you use daily and need an update to make this space organized and stylish so you feel your life can be on the track in 2020. They can be your kitchen open shelves, your pantry, your powder room, your entry,…etc.  And of course your dress room. You may say that I don’t have a room for dressing up myself. That is ok. It can be a corner of your bedroom or your closet or your master bath.  What ever it is, we will need some essentials to make things happen. All right, so today we are going to use dress room or dress space as a case study.

 

We actually just re-designed this dress room from  a closet. A good thing about this closet is that it has a tall window. So step 2 to  transform any small space is to bring in a lot of natural light if you are lucky. If that is not your case, you always can throw in some table lamps, floor lamps or indirection LEDs to create pretty cozy atmosphere.

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Step 3 is to have a fresh paint for your small space. A new coat of paint will change your space in a second.  If your small space has a lot of light, we recommend to go for light color just like we did for this small dress-up room. And if your small space is a complete dark space without any window, we recommend to use rich tones to create an enveloped jewel box. So you can totally relax there with your weekend home-made cocktails or Kabucha tea.

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Step 4: Upholster anything you have in that space, it can be a vanity chair , a makeup desk or a bench. You can even add some trims for your upholstered piece just like  the way we added  Grace key trims for the below makeup desk.  The trim detail will uplift  your small space in a big way.

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Step 5: Layer up different styles and different elements to make your small space fun and interesting with your personality. We add a pretty modern pillow in this dress room to break away from the dressy style and still have the pillow in blush color to keep the cohesive vibe.

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Step 6: Have sparkling crystals to make your small space dazzling.

Step 7: Have some fresh flowers or preserved flowers to make your small space alive.

Step 8: Yes, art please.

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Happy Friday

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Dining Room Decor Ideas for Small Spaces

What if you don’t have an extra room for a formal dining room.  Here are some ideas.

  1. Design the space as a whole rather than a single room.  Therefore, you are able to arrange everything in a open space, mind  the work flow and leverage the every possible space for your dining area.

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2. Multi-funcationalities.  The following space can be served both as dining room and be reading nook.  It’s versatile, chic and interesting.Best-Modern-Dining-Room-you-won_t-miss

3. Add banquette against wall for more seating space and cozy vibes.cantinhos-da-cozinha_2_310117

4. Why not put your round dining table to the kitchen.  It’s easy to access to everything and fun to live with.

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Happy Tuesday

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