There's small-space living and then there's sacrifices-people-make-to-live-in-NYC living. For social media maven Grace Ban
, finding a spot to call home in the Big Apple meant making one of the biggest sacrifices of all — trading in a real bedroom for a makeshift one in the corner of her apartment's living room.
With two roommates and a two-year lease to consider, Ban's unique challenge in the city's busy Financial District required some special attention. Enter One Kings Lane's weekend decorator
, Megan Pflug
Pflug's well-documented way
with small spaces and DIY projects made her the right woman to rise to this particular challenge
. Ahead, see how she transformed Ban's less-than-ideal living situation in just three days — no drill or screws required!