Raising a family in a small space may seem close to impossible, but many people are doing it around the world – without having to compromise on style and comfort.

Small apartments are a reality for millions of South Africans, especially as the millennial generation loses interest in buying property.

Watch the video above to take a tour of a small family home in Stockholm, Sweden, and see how they decorated and furnished their tiny apartment. Although the children have to share a room and the parents’ bedroom has no door (!), they make it work and their space looks super stylish. Creative storage solutions and a minimal approach to decor mean the family doesn’t have to compromise on keeping a fair amount of stuff, while maintaining an overall chic look.

Related: The do’s and don’t of decorating a small space

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