Small Space Squad Home Tour: Karst Rauhé

Small Space Squad Home Tour: Inside the Carefully Curated Amsterdam Studio Apartment of Karst Rauhé #smallspaces #tinyhouse #livesmall #smallspacesquad #hometour #housetour #minimalist #moderndecor #moderneclectic #studioapartment #studio #apartmenttour

Happy Monday! I always love kicking off a fresh week with a Small Space Squad tour because it’s the perfect real life inspiration to jumpstart my week. Today I’m happy to feature the curated home of Karst Rauhé, an urban planner based in Amsterdam. I love that every inch of this space is carefully considered and designed to maximize livability… while also being super-cool. Plus, I am always excited to share more international homes! Let’s take a peek inside Karst’s studio.

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What Does ‘Small Space Living’ Mean?

What Exactly Does 'Small Space Living' Mean? An open discussion on downsizing, living intentionally, the sustainable aspects of downsizing and living small. Weigh in with your opinion on #smallspaces #livingroom #smalllivingroom #tinyhouse #smallspaceliving

Here on the blog, I have shared tons of small space tips, home tours, and inspiration for choosing to live small. Each time I post something, I am asked what my definition of ‘small space living’ actually is… especially after I received pushback for featuring homes measuring over 1000 sqft for my Small Space Squad series. Every time I am asked, I struggle to share a truly defined description. I thought it was time to kick off the conversation around this topic and share the results of an Instagram poll I conducted this week. Let’s open up the dialog and see if we can find a definition that works for all of us! Grab your coffee and maybe a snack cuz this is a long one…

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Small Space Squad Home Tour: Sarah Wissinger

Small Space Squad Home Tour: Inside the Modern Eclectic Home of Sarah Wissinger aka The Surnznick Common room @sawissinger #smallspaces #tinyhouse #livesmall #smallspacesquad #hometour #housetour #minimalist #moderndecor #pittsburghhouse #pittsburgh #moderneclectic

When I first found Sarah Wissinger on Instagram, I was immediately excited to see her home because it’s in Pittsburgh! I have a deep attachment to that city because I went to college there. The architecture and homes are so unique (keep reading and you’ll see why), so I knew Sarah’s house would be a wonderful small space squad tour!

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Our Living Room Makeover Decor Details

The Full List of Sources for Our Living Room Makeover: including furniture, lighting, textiles, rugs, decorative accents, paint color, curtains & more! Get all of the details of our small space living room on #smallspaces #livingroom #smalllivingroom #tinyhouse #livingroommakeover

While our living room refresh is still fresh in our minds, I wanted to share the FULL source list of our living room makeover. I’ve gotten tons of questions about individual details, so this post will break down the sources for things like rugs, vintage finds, our existing furniture, and vintage items. I already shared the art details in this post, in case you missed it.

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Small Space Squad Home Tour: Wild and Pine

Small Space Squad Home Tour: Inside the charming Americana studio apartment of Stacy Rutherford aka Wild and Pine! @wildandpine #smallspaces #tinyhouse #livesmall #smallspacesquad #hometour #housetour #minimalist #moderndecor #modernrustic #modernfarmhouse #studioapartment #studio #americana

New year, new small space squad home tours! I’m so excited to share even more tiny homes with you this year — especially because over the holidays, I researched some truly amazing people who’s homes you might not have seen yet! A good example is Stacy Rutherford of Wild and Pine, aka today’s interviewee. I’ve been following her on Instagram for a while and totally love Stacy’s casual vibes and Americana charm. Let’s take a tour of her cute studio apartment, shall we?

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How to Shop for Affordable Vintage Art

Our Tiny Gallery Wall & My #1 Tip for Finding the BEST Vintage Art! Plus, a breakdown of what I paid for each oil painting, print, photo, and more. Gallery wall ideas fo small spaces, how to shop for affordable artwork #oilpainting #gallerywall #artwork #vintageart #vintageartwork #smallspaces #tinyhouse #livingroom #howtohangart #howtobuyart

About a month ago, I revealed our most recent makeover… our living room! While that post had a decidedly holiday spin to the overall aesthetics, there are still so many details to discuss about the space. Details that I’ve been dying to share with you since the reveal! In particular, I am really excited to talk more about this tiny gallery wall that I created because I have SUCH a good tip for how to find vintage art. Seriously, it’s a good one. So let’s just dig right in.

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My Festive Forest Christmas Tablescape

How to Style a Festive Forest Christmas Tablescape! Inspired by Nordic and Scandinavian decor and hygge holiday decorations. Entertaining tips for small spaces for the holidays. #christmastable #tablescape #holidaytable #christmasdecor #holidaydecor #greendiningtable #diningtable #christmasvillage #hygge

I’m changing things up on you guys and sharing my Christmas tablescape first! Usually, I like to share the floral centerpiece DIY first, then build to the full tablescape the next day. But for my holiday table this year, the two posts go hand in hand! Sarah designed the centerpiece, I set the table around that, then she added the final details. I loved styling a table this year and feel like that really comes across in how festive and cozy it feels.

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