Decluttering Secrets Every 20-Something Needs To Know

Photographed by Erica Gannett.
With KonMari mania sweeping the country — Japanese author Marie Kondo's book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, has sold over two million copies worldwide — "decluttering" is the buzzword du jour. And, with more and more young people moving into smaller and smaller apartments, there couldn't be a better time to undertake a "makeunder." At least, that's how PR professional Dustin O'Neal felt when he decided to take his NYC apartment from marvelously moody (the kitchen was painted black) to bright and minimal.

But does living with less have to mean living sans luxury? O'Neal's smart space proves you can skimp on stuff and still live with great style. Click through for the full tour and let us know in the comments — could you live so well in 300-square-feet?