Space-saving living room
Small rooms can still look stylish - just a few clever tricks and some smart storage solutions make them seem bigger and brighter. Here's how to make the most of a small living room space.
Updated September 2008
Just the thing for keeping the kids' toys and books tidy, this clever table simply slides open to reveal a practical storage drawer. Four-block coffee table, Dwell. Blue spot bowl, from a selection, Pimpernel & Partners. Red tumbler, Ikea. Blue candle pot, The General Trading Company. Toys, Toys r Us. Books, from a selection, Selfridges. Shells, from a selection, Liberty.
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