This is such a fun article about moving from a large space to a small. Love the bones of this apartment in Jersey City. This is my motto "on the cheap". Who today does it "expensive"? Furniture has become such a disposable item. Upholstered pieces at one time, lasted forever. Now, not so much! It's the collectibles that define a space and they can rotate.
On the Cheap - Arranging the Art in Salon Style - Interactive Feature - NYTimes.com