on a shoestring

first nest, via traditional home

first nest2, via traditional home

first nest3, via traditional home

check out this fresh-out-of-college gal's chic pad. she enlisted the help of her mother, an interior decorator, to style her tiny brooklyn heights apartment on a dime. they used family heirlooms, craigslist finds, and plenty of creativity to create the perfect "first nest".

see more photos + entire article at traditional home.