Living in small spaces can be a challenge.  But fitting all of your worldly possessions into one tiny space isn’t as difficult as it sounds.  In fact, with a little creativity – and some key decorating rules – you can transform your small space into a cosy, zen-like retreat.  Ultimately, it all boils down to tricking the eye into perceiving more space by playing with light, scale and movement.  Click “Next” to read more.

1.  Manage Proportions

Furnishing a small space is all about proportion.  Naturally the size of larger, bulkier pieces will only be exaggerated in a small room, and make the area feel smaller.  Condo-friendly furniture, or pieces that have been designed for small spaces, are obviously a better fit for tight spaces. Don’t forget to leave a little room between your furniture and your walls.  manage poertions