Pauline’s tiny Parisian apartment

Posted by Assia Awad

This beautiful Parisian apartment is a result of bartering between two friends. Pauline designed Marianne Evennou’s website and e-shop while Marianne helped Pauline find the essence of her home, a small (25 m2/ 269 ft2) attic apartment. The creative couple removed the old ceiling and walls, painted the floor and rearranged the space.  


Pauline wanted the kitchen to be as spacious as possible and feature a bar


The wooden staircase over the kitchen counter leads to the loft bed and a reading nook. It was painted grey to match the rest of the interior   

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The ladder leads to the reading nook and the loft bed 


The charming loft bed 


The reading nook seen from the floor


The reading nook is also used as a guest bed. 


The office has closets covered with curtains on both sides


marianne-evennou-paulines-tiny-apartment-7The small wall-mounted vase is from the French company Merci

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Giant floor cushions add a bohemian feel to a living room and are great alternatives to chairs if space is scarce.  


A cozy and colourful seating area  


Marianne led Pauline to use samples of paintings to paint her concrete floor 


The amazing view from Pauline’s apartment 


“Under the roofs of Paris.” Pauline’s apartment seen from the outside

Photos: Sonia Ringoot

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