Apply the 80/20 Rule for ColorWhen painting an accent wall or adding real color to a room, an easy rule of thumb is to use your stronger color on 20 percent of the room and let the rest of the room be painted in softer or more neutral shades. This will keep it from becoming overwhelming.
Take That, Tokyo! San Francisco Approves 220-Square-Foot 'Micro-Apartments'
probably one of the cutest apartments i’ve seen is this one that won the second prize in apartment therapy’s small cool contest in 2007. more for the use of space than the actual decor (though i so love the chaise). in actual fact it’s bigger than the one above – at 293.5 ft² (27.27m²), yet it actually looks kind of smaller: