Keep balance and control in mind when decorating a studio apartment. Utilize all spaces, choose colors that enhance small spaces, and arrange items efficiently for a comfortable living area.Continue Reading
Select smaller furniture pieces for smaller living areas. Avoid large armoires or entertainment centers in a small spaces, as they will make the space feel cramped. Choose furniture with smooth lines and avoid over-stuffed pieces because they take up valuable space. Place large furniture pieces apart from each other to balance an area.
Pick colors with the same hue throughout the entire apartment to create a sense of consistency. Paint walls with light colors, such as white, yellow, tan and light gray, to open a space and make the area feel more larger.
Hang shelves and storage units on walls. Hang pots, pans and other cookware on kitchen walls for a quick storage solution.
Sofa beds, futons and a folding kitchen table help utilize space when not in use. Trunks are ideal for decorative storage pieces and can be used as a coffee table or a bedroom bench. Use decorative boxes and baskets to store miscellaneous items.