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small reno, big change: planning

I’m excited to share with you a new series here on LWYS, written by my friend Jessica. She and her wife Emma are embarking on a renovation this autumn that will change their entire space! 694 more words

Celebrate Your Space

Our renovations have begun!

We are about to remove a wall, rip up all our flooring, and install a shiny new kitchen, laundry and bathroom. We’ve spent the last fortnight getting building quotes, visiting suppliers and talking to tradespeople. 87 more words

Small Space Living

Tiny Spaces Going Places

So, you want to know what it’s like for me and my family to live in a small van? Here’s a little simulation you can do at home. 219 more words


The Patchwork Cat

One of the first items I decided to upcycle for Little P’s room last year was a wooden chest which we had knocking around. I use it to store my material so it’s safe to keep in her room (eventually I will have to find a new place for my hoard so she can keep toys in it) and I thought it would look rather nice as a window seat. 503 more words

Children's Room

living room: phase three

Last week was pretty bad, I know. Thankfully, B and I had time this weekend to clean up a bit and figure out how to move forward from there. 183 more words

Apartment Stories

How to Decorate Small Spaces: Part 1 - Functions

How to decorate a small space? How to fit everything you own into that tiny shoe box your landlord calls a flat? Anyone who has lived in a small flat in a big city, has at some point come to face these questions. 448 more words


Small Space Porn

I’m convinced that I could be very content living in a very small space, as long as:

  • I had a balcony and/or quick and easy access to outside space, and…
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Apartment Living