In NYC we may lovingly call our apartments "shoe boxes" but until now, we didn't take it too seriously. And, while you may have heard about the little old lady that lives in a shoe, we bet you didn't know she was so much more than a fairytale. Yes, she's alive and kicking and living in a lace-up white boot with a black chunky platform (in rural PA). The house, which was built by a shoe salesman in 1948, is 1,500 square-feet with five floors of living space. There's a kitchen in the heel, a spare bathroom underneath the laces, and three bedrooms with a whole lotta sole soul. The best part? The unique abode is decked out with 1,000 pairs of decorative shoes, making the space one helluva shoe box. Carrie Bradshaw, eat your heart out.
We’ve talked about how to transform your compact apartment into different comfortable rooms but now we need to go over how to make it work as a showroom. This is New York City! Everyone and everything needs to work multiple jobs. read
Sometimes people act like they were raised by wolves. We don't know why. Maybe it's something in the water. Even our beloved roommates or significant others have moments where they forget innate human habits, like hanging up wet towels. They forget to use the coaster that's right in front of them or leave the toilet seat read