I finally picked up my keys to the new apartment today after work! I stopped by to size up how much room I'll really have (now that I'm not in a daze from viewing space after space), and take some photos! I'm especially in love with the mantel, the depth of the closet, and the nice old detailing on the walls.
the main space, as seen from the kitchen:
note the cute mantel!
inside the closet:
and...that's pretty much it! Now just to pick a paint color and move all this stuff on Saturday (both easier said than done!) Stay tuned, folks.