Guest Picks: Luxurious and Functional Studio Apartment Decor
With limited space, furniture needs to be beautiful, functional and multitalented. These velvet dining chairs can easily work in the living area if more seating is needed.
Try to eliminate heavy, grounded objects and add height to the room. How about a floor lamp with a streamlined design?
With fewer legs and ample room, this small dining table or large bistro table seats four but is perfect for two.
This reading light doesn't require a side coffee table. The Big Dipper Arc floor lamp from CB2 is ideal for a small space.
A must no matter where I live is a teakettle. This small white kettle from Le Creuset will last forever if taken care of and will always look wonderful in a variety of decors.
The less clutter the better on counters, but why not put the things you do need inside beautiful dispensers and containers? These olive oil and balsamic vinegar porcelain containers are on my wish list.
Most apartments don't come with a cutting board, and you want to make sure to protect your countertops. Pick up a quality small one for the many meals that you can't wait to make and enjoy in your new home.
With limited counter space, a vertical three-bottle wine rack is perfect.
Everyone needs salt and pepper readily accessible, but keep it in chic and beautiful containers that you won't mind leaving out. These small white ramekins are perfect.
Keep the counters clean and organized. This simple paper towel holder doesn't get in the way and is easy to place.
If you don't have room in your budget for a headboard, purchase two Euro pillows to create the illusion of one.
Silk Euro pillow shams will add a soft texture to your cotton sheets and incorporate yet another luxurious element.
Make an easy improvement in the bathroom with the right shower curtain. Vintage stripes are welcoming and retro without being too overwhelming.
Necessary elements chosen with attention to quality and detail are sure to create a space that always feels like home. For example, plush white bathroom rugs are soft and highly functional.
Add some conversation to fabulous food and drink with this artistic and functional bistro table.
Solids are a must for furniture, but the accessories can be bold and full of prints and color. This zebra throw pillow would make a wonderful statement on a white sofa or chair.
Glass coffee tables and desks appear as though they are nearly invisible, which creates a more open and less cluttered look in small spaces.
If you're not a fan of color, be sure to include texture with your accessories. These pillows would be ethereal and intriguing.
A gray and white chevron 8-by-5-foot rug is modern yet neutral. It will let you add color to the space or keep it clean and white.Next: 11 Design Ideas for Splendid Small Living Rooms