The Genuis Way These 5 Lofts Use Space & Color


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Previously seen in "7 Clever Loft Spaces for Small Places," take a look at how these five homeowners have comfortably converted compact spaces into capacious dwellings.

The dining room features a custom mobile table made by Gilles van der Brempt, and an assortment of Ikea Urban and Hee Welling dining chairs.
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Kansas native Jamil Malone appreciates the subtle details in his quaint loft, including the exposed brick and hardwood floors. He extended his bed with a cushioned bench that can be moved around thr room — or into the living room — for extra seating.
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The open floor plan and high ceilings make this relatively small loft feel like an airy and spacious structure. The stacked bike rack and apartment-sized couch make the room feel scaled.
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Melissa and Keith Bishop successfully simplified their 720-square-foot loft space.
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California homeowners Lynda and Peter Benoit designed a functional wooden structure to store books, keepsakes, and clothes.

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