Collection by Jami Smith

Peter Fehrentz’s 7 Tips for Transforming A Small Space


Previously featured in our November issue, Small Spaces Big Ideas, Dwell toured the inside of Peter Fehrentz's recently renovated 646-square-foot apartment in Berlin. With many clever space-saving tricks up his sleeve, Fehrentz shares seven basic tips to help transform compact interiors.

The old wood floors throughout the open-plan space are painted a dark eggplant. The vintage PP19 armchair is by Hans J....
Fehrentz displays his collections of art and objects throughout his apartment.
Sheer gray curtains by Ulf Moritz for Sahco add to the apartment’s moody atmosphere.
The copper-colored leather pouffe is one of 48 DIY projects featured in Fehrentz’s book, Made by Yourself.
“I could see immediately what walls should stay and what should be ripped out and changed.
Fehrentz designed the wardrobe; the doors are covered in canvas printed with a baroque landscape scene.
A sliding door divides the verde bamboo granite bathroom from the bedroom.

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