This Apartment Was Designed On the Cheap in Just One Week — House Tour

Name: Desiré van den Berg and her sister
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Size: 775 square feet
Years lived in: 1 year, renting

Desiré has a talent for decorating her space on a budget. «My whole living room, I’d say—under 1000 euro.» This includes seating, a coffee table, dining table set, and framed art. Not only does the space feel cohesive, but she threw it all together within a week of moving in. Although she hasn’t spent much—or any—time in California, the space feels very 1970s-era Southern California. Even though it was an overcast Amsterdam afternoon, the natural tones and hanging lamps had me feeling like Megan Draper’s West Coast apartment was just down the hall.

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