Tips To Style A Tiny Space! Small Apartment Makeover – Part IIIBy The DivaGals | December 12, 2017 | Style
The only thing more challenging than finding a home in New York City is how you’re going to style it! Whether you’ve been checking out all the details about Renoir House on the Upper East Side or other similar luxury apartment buildings – once you take the plunge, it’s time to seriously begin thinking about decorating your new fabulous new space.
You gotta put on your designer hat, take inspiration from your favorite spaces, like the studio king at The Kimpton Everly Hollywood (pictured up top) and make your new apartment look absolutely amazing – just like we’re doing in our Small Apartment Makeover series!
Are you having trouble coming up with decorating ideas? No worries because we’ve got you covered. We’re going to share our top decorating tips, so please dig in for great tips on how to decorate your amazing new apartment to perfection and let it become THE place for girls’ night!
1. Keep Your Home Clutter-Free
Many people fail to realize that the reason why they are unhappy with their home is because they fill it with so much clutter – the space becomes stifling, unattractive and dissatisfying. So before moving all your stuff to your new home, there’s work to be done in your current apartment. Take some time to go through all of your possessions. You’ll surely come across unused or unwanted things – and there will be plenty of these items. It’s time to get rid of them once and for all. If some of those items are expensive, consider selling them online on websites like Craigslist, Amazon or eBay. Or, if you have an abundance of things with little resale value but someone could still make use of them, think about donating them to those less fortunate. All in all, by getting rid of the possessions you no longer need or care about, you’ll have everything out of the way for when it’s time to move into your new luxury apartment. By doing this prep work ahead of time, you’ll have no trouble filling your new home with beautiful items and possessions you truly care about.
2. Create Clean And Simple Spaces
In sticking with our decluttering point, it’s wise to create relaxing, inviting, simple and clean spaces in your new luxurious apartment. Decorate the spaces in your new home with gorgeous yet minimalist accessories and feel free to splurge and buy the best decorative pieces since you won’t fill your apartment with too many knick-knacks. You can focus on buying top dollar, precious pieces without worrying about going over your budget since you won’t be buying too many things anyway. Some ways to spruce up your space and keep things simple and clean include adding minor details window treatments, throws, bedding, wall art, kitchen tableware and more.
3. Multifunction Your Furniture
While you are decorating your new luxury apartment, you have to consider practicality, comfort and versatility! The DivaGals love pieces that do double duty – like a TV console with storage space that could hold unexpected items like big kitchen appliances, or a coffee table that transforms into a dining table and has hidden and open storage. Adding these multifunctional items can make your space feel luxurious while allowing you still have the items you need for everyday living.
At the end of the day, decorating your new apartment is a lot easier than you think. Use these tips and you’ll have no trouble making your elegant new abode look and feel Divalicious!