Aly Walansky has been covering lifestyle and home for almost two decades. She's done all of this living and working from a tiny NYC studio apartment—so she knows a thing or two about making the most of small spaces.
In addition to The Spruce, Aly has written for Forbes, TODAY, Food Network, Brides, AllRecipes, Popsugar, Men's Health, Men's Journal, Bravo, and other digital publications.
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