Name: Soji Nora Adewumi
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Type of home: Apartment
Size: 800 square feet
Years lived in: 10+ years
Tell us a little (or a lot) about your home and the people who live there: It’s a one-bedroom apartment in a co-operative building.
What is your favorite room and why? The main room is full of art, colors, and objects curated from my life experiences. When I walk into this room, it rises up to greet me.
Describe your home’s style in 5 words or less: A space that says welcome home
What’s the last thing you bought (or found!) for your home? A beautiful storage box in the Colombian Mopa Mopa art style from a recent trip to Aruba.
Any advice for creating a home you love? Fill your home with things that make you feel joy, that remind you of where you’ve been, and that call you to where you are going.
This submission’s responses and photos were edited for length/size and clarity.