Small Spaces

When you inhabit a small space, finding creative solutions are a must. Explore compact spaces, tiny houses, and studios that employ clever storage solutions. From multifunctional rooms, to space-saving hacks, to lofted living, these dwellings exhibit resourcefulness, flexibility, and style.

A London Town House Renovation Beaming with Personality
A London Town House Renovation Beaming with Personality
Tigg Coll Architects takes a new approach to a straightforward town house renovation and expansion.
 - 3 years ago
Photo of the Week: Tiny Home Office in a Former Garage
Photo of the Week: Tiny Home Office in a Former Garage
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
 - 3 years ago
A Home, Studio, and Gallery Support a Growing Art Scene in Georgia
A Home, Studio, and Gallery Support a Growing Art Scene in Georgia
A forward-thinking architect builds a multifunctional structure with a burgeoning community in mind.
 - 3 years ago
Now That's How You Double Your Square Footage
Now That's How You Double Your Square Footage
In the suburbs of Paris, an architect with an eco-friendly practice doesn’t let tradition stand in the way of innovation.
 - 3 years ago
Editor's Picks: 7 Inspiring Small Spaces
Editor's Picks: 7 Inspiring Small Spaces
Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's November 2015 issue.
 - 3 years ago
This Luxurious Apartment in Greenwich Village Is Only 520 Square Feet
This Luxurious Apartment in Greenwich Village Is Only 520 Square Feet
A designer of grand homes packs all the essentials—and more—into a Manhattan studio of his own.
 - 3 years ago
This Tiny New England Cottage Is a No-Frills Weekend Hideaway
This Tiny New England Cottage Is a No-Frills Weekend Hideaway
A one-room retreat outside Providence, Rhode Island, takes up no more space than a standard two-car garage.
 - 3 years ago
How to build a Tiny DIY Trailer on a Budget
How to build a Tiny DIY Trailer on a Budget
A young couple on the move build a small home that will go wherever life takes them.
 - 3 years ago
Cottage Industrious
Cottage Industrious
A simple cabin on the banks of Lake Erie packs function into just 510 square feet.
 - 2 years ago
Huy Bui’s Brooklyn Loft Is Like a
Self-Contained Jungle
Huy Bui’s Brooklyn Loft Is Like a Self-Contained Jungle
It’s hardly a surprise that the Plant-in City cofounder lives surrounded by vegetation.
 - 2 years ago