Small spaces present a unique design challenge. How can you capitalize on cozy while still keeping things light and airy? Here are links to some good takes on the subject.
I recently came across the following quote in my studies. It seems to me an indisputable truth all designers and architects should honor.
Every building deprives a portion of the earth of sun, wind and rain and probably plant and animal life as well. It must redeem this sacrifice by the healing quality of its architecture.