Space at a premium? Designers are answering the challenge with smart furnishings that can do double duty.
Author: Haniya Rae
The saying “good things come in small packages” proved true in a big way for interior designer Maureen McDermott, the good thing being a cozy Sag Harbor rambler she recently took from mid-20th-century mundane to a family retreat kitted out for 21st-century living.
The 1980s Italian design movement Memphis, named after a Bob Dylan song by its Milanese founder Ettore Sottass, still resonates today, as seen with this roundup of striking pieces from Kelly Behun, Mario Milana, Damm, Christopher Coleman and Karim Rashid for Sancal.
When it comes to apartment living, a tight space can pose a big challenge. Make the most of it with functional, stylish furnishings, such as these eye-catching pieces from Autoban, Pauline Deltour for Alessi, Fendi Casa, These Fine Walls, Artek and Koya.