My Apartment

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So in April I will have been living in my apartment for 2 years. When I got my current job I was finally able to afford a place to live on my own and no long house share. Finding the perfect place was a little more tricky. I already knew I would have preferred a one bedroom place close to the town centre. And there was one building I knew I loved but at the time they only had studio apartments available which I could just not see myself in (I don’t like the idea of everything being all one room)

I had seen a few places. One I loved but I missed out on. One I never got to see and one of them was the weirdest apartment shape I’d seen too…. On the last one my estate agent had been aware I wanted one in a certain building and he had told me one was about to go up for rent and he was going to make sure I was the first person to see it! Needless to say I liked it before I went, but loved it when I saw it. My own space. I moved in fairly quickly too.

So now you have a little back story about how much I love my apartment time to show you the state I unfortunately let it get in.

The Entry Hall – 

The big pile in front of my closet is things I’ve sorted to sell, give to charity and to friends. I generally just dump my most recently worn shoes by the door (although some of those aren’t even recent anymore) I’d love a proper shoe rack in here.

 

My Bedroom – 

My bedroom is the part of my bedroom I’ve recently worked on most. I think you can tell I love my dolls and toys alot. Their shelf has always been that tidy. While I was so happy to get my desk, it did unfortunately also create another surface for me to dump things on. One day I’d love to get a proper bed frame, a nice wire one so I can store things underneath in tidy boxes. My worst habit is usually not putting clothes in the right places….

 

The Bathroom –

 

I am terrible at throwing away the empty bottles, and I never go through the drawers in the vanity… I plan to get a nice shelf for in there so I have a proper space to have my spare towels and I’d love to have my Nail Polishes out on a shelf so it’s easier for me to pick and find which to use next!

 

Living room and Kitchen –

As this is all one room and I do alot in here it easily gets cluttered. I’ll often bring things in from the bedroom and take ages to put it back. I also recently replaced a coffee table for my computer desk and I hadn’t quite realised how much I had stored under the coffee table. I also plan to put the exercise bike into storage. I’m planning to make sure I don’t let dirty dishes pile up by the sink either….

And to end it lets have a lovely panorama from the terrace door.

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So now I’ve shared the starting point, lets see what can be done. (Although since these photos me and mum had the first big clean but thats my next post!)

 

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