Small-scale living may be a "trend" throughout the country, a way for us to reclaim back our quality of life and be less house poor, but in New York (particularly Manhattan), it's a normal way of life. Let's take Jennie Cohen's 450-square-foot Greenwich Village apartment, for instance. Here, she perfectly balanced big style with a small space to create a home that feels open, personality packed and perfectly livable. Check out these four lessons you can use in your own home that make Jennie's pad work so well.
from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/4-style-lessons-to-borrow-from-a-450-square-foot-nyc-home-246102