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Use What You Have Decorating Consultations: Fun, Stimulating And Surprising

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It’s such a blessing to have Use What You Have Decorating work. It is fun, stimulating and always surprising. With constantly changing clients, spaces and furnishings, I never know what I’m walking into and, therefore, look forward to every consultation. Sometimes the physical changes are quite dramatic; other times all that is required are a […]

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6 Tips To Get Your Home Ready For Cooler Weather

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Now that the cooler weather has arrived, here are 6 tips that will make your home feel cozier and more comfortable. These little inexpensive touches will transform the ambiance of your rooms, instantly. 1. Store away all summery accessories such as seashells, linen pillows, and any other accent that is related to warm weather. 2. […]

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Wastebaskets: Pails Without Style Look Trashy

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Little things mean a lot when it comes to decorating and even something as seemingly innocuous as a wastebasket can affect how stylish your home looks – or doesn’t look. Based on my professional experience I have been surprised to see how many people have white rubber pails on display in their bedrooms, home offices […]

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Home Design Safety: How To Avoid Injury (Part 1)

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The question: Have you been there and done that? The place: your bedroom The time: the middle of the night The situation: a call of nature The setting: dark The culprit: your furniture The victim: your pinky toe One of my girlfriends bashed her toe on a piece of furniture on the way to the […]

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