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Our abodes might not be so big, but that’s a price we’re willing to pay (literally!) to live in the Bay. That said, figuring out just how to give our homes a much-needed spring refresh can be a little daunting. For hope in the matter, we went straight to the source and tapped domestic guru and S.F. local Crystal Gentilello, editor in chief of one of our go-to home mags, Rue.
We took a tour of of the lovely lady's gorgeous Presidio Heights pad to see her seven simple but totally space-transforming tips in action, from restyling your bookshelves to adding a splash of color to your tabletop. Ready for some before-and-after inspiration to help spruce up just about every corner of your own digs? Read on for the tricks of the trade.
Photographed by Maria del Rio