Small spaces: How to decorate your tiny apartment

Style and function in 600 square feet or less? It’s possible, and we can prove it.



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Lincoln Park studio

How an architect makes his 380-square-foot studio livable.

Wicker Park one-bedroom

A small apartment forces this elementary-school art teacher to learn a lesson in minimalism.

Marina City studio

An architect has outfitted his 500-square-foot apartment with modular furniture.

West Loop loft

Look inside the tiny apartment of a thrifting master.

Must-have items for your small space

These products will help you make the most of your shoebox-size apartment.

New small-space apartments in Uptown

A local developer renovates some rough buildings—and seeks housing for the residents he’s displacing.

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