Discover decorating tricks for cramped quarters in our annual small spaces issue. You’ll see stunning condos, homes and apartments — ranging from 600 to 900 square feet — along with tips for maximizing storage and visually expanding small rooms with smart colour and furniture choices. Suzanne Dimma reveals behind-the-scenes moments with designer Brad Ford at the photo shoot of his soulful, 800-square-foot New York apartment. Lynda Reeves shares new finds that she came across while decorating the 2011 Princess Margaret Hospital Lottery Showhome, such as vintage planking tiles, Pierre Deux toile fabrics and Le Cornue ranges. Plus, try your hand at design editor Stacy Begg’s DIY tailored table skirt, and indulge in perfect, no-fuss pasta recipes with fresh, flavourful ingredients.