Floor space is always at a premium in a small kitchen, so integrate your bin if you can. Choose a split bin, such as this Three Section Swing Eco Bin from Magnet Trade and it’ll make recycling or composting a doddle too. http://hative.com/clever-kitchen-storage-ideas/
Lifestyle | Stylish Kitchen Storage Solutions - If you have floor space, but no cupboards, a breathable basket can be a good solution. Wire baskets, or more natural rattan baskets, are great for storing long lasting vegetables that don’t need to be kept in the fridge. Potatoes and other root vegetables are ideal for this sort of storage, although it is good to store them in the dark to prevent them from sprouting. Basket storage can also be used to store your plastic bag collection
Broken is Beautiful: The Japanese Tradition That Makes Broken Things Even Better than Brand New
Broken is Beautiful in the Japanese tradition of kintsugi. Broken things are repaired with gold (or silver) joinery, so that the repaired object is even lovelier than the original. It leaves history in tact and brightens any mistake.
Fold down space saving wall bed. Why sleep on an uncomfortable sofa-bed just because you have space for a normal bed? This stow away bed was designed and built by Carpentry.London, it features a full size king size mattress and is made for everyday use. When folded up it takes minimal floor space and looks very discrete. It can be folded down in less then a minute and folded back up just as quick.
This basement extension added to this London home is a fabulous addition, especially if you can make the basement space feel like it's a ground floor space - allowing natural light to flow in is the best way to do this. Also note the low level garden with steps up to the ground floor garden area