Gallery: See How This Tiny West Village Apartment Uses Double Duty Furn...

Many pieces in her home have double uses, maximizing her space. The couch converts to a queen size bed for guests, while a blue wall hanging becomes a dining table in minutes. Vintage chairs were reupholstered in a bright striped fabric, and double as dining chairs, or James’ desk chair.

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  1. davieboyplays December 7, 2012 at 4:29 pm

    although the dramatically sudden and most surely sudden embracement of the micro-apartment … the truth is that the working class and poor have subsided for many generation with woefully little free floor space. it’s not what you have – it’s what you do with what you have. merry xmasses, david.

  2. Jeremy December 7, 2012 at 10:01 am

    Love this kind of thing. There was a programme on British TV recently called George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces that profiled some ingenious double-use furniture. The most remarkable example was an apartment in Barcelona which had one room that could convert into a kitchen, then a bathroom, then a bedroom. There’s a Youtube video about it: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=juWaO5TJS00