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Creating a Vintage Look for Less

It seems these days many households are turning to vintage design for their home furnishings. The latest trends towards 40’s, 50’s and 60’s inspired design have caused quite the frenzy in the vintage shopping scene. They have even spawned an onslaught of second hand stores, used furniture shops and even on-line vintage boutiques. Not too [...]
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How to Furnish Your Apartment on a Budget

Whether trying to furnish a dorm room or a first apartment after college, saving money is key for anyone just starting out on their own. Trying to stock your new pad full of furniture straight off the showroom floor is an expensive proposition that many people just can’t afford. Fortunately, your new place doesn’t have [...]
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My Old Bachelor Pad vs. a Modern One

I have to start by confessing that my eyes go a bit misty whenever I recall my old bachelor pad. I spent many happy hours in there listening to my records, reading books and entertaining guests. It wasn’t a place of sumptuous luxury but it was somewhere I felt relaxed in and could bring people [...]
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Tips on Decorating with Kids Room Stickers

Once your child gets to a certain age the desire to have the perfect bedroom of their dreams kicks in.  Not only is this a wonderful opportunity to encourage your child’s individual personality, it is also a great time to find out more about what your child really enjoys and where their passions lie. Kids [...]
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Hot Interior Design Trends For 2011-2012

Interior design trends for 2011-2012 are all about embracing something out of the ordinary, something that we would normally shy away from lest others find the overall look “overwhelming.” Bold designs and vivid colored furniture and accents eye-catching bright colored rugs and carpets, contrasting beautifully with classic white, soft cream, grey-brown, and black walls — [...]
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Indoor Fountains for a Stress-Free Home

Stress is everywhere! Noises, pollution, pressure, problems, and everything that make you worn out, irascible, and more like an undead is stress. All you want to do is to erase all this nightmares that kept bugging you the whole day. So you look for solutions to release those negative vibes that trickles down your nerves. [...]
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Chamber of Secrets: Medieval Toilets

Here in the states it is hard to find many distinguishable qualities between toilets, but this is not true once you travel abroad. The vast history of other continents has gone through many different toilet designs. A Louisville plumbing company has put together some fancy, funny, and downright questionable toilets. 1. Toilet of the Monks [...]
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How to Decorate a Gothic Bedroom

Gothic architecture originally appeared in the late medieval era and was a reaction against classical style. Nowadays, the meaning of “gothic” ranges from music and fashion sense to interior design. Many people decorate their homes in a gothic style, with bedrooms being a popular choice for the mysterious, medieval design. The beauty of a gothic [...]
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Kitsching Up Your Kitchen

When I was young we weren’t often allowed into the front room at my grandma’s house as it was ‘for best.’ When visitors came around they were shown in – that and Christmas were the only occasions that the front room was ever used. Today it’s not the front room that’s most likely to be [...]
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Decorate Your Home For Less

Decorating your home can be a chore and could cost you a lot of money if you follow every trend and buy only from catalogs or expensive stores, but you can save money on your home décor if you just think outside of the box and spend a little more time with your friends. Shop [...]