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Linda Chechar is a freelance writer with more than 20 years of career experience in advertising, real estate and retail home decor. She holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism. Linda's main focus is on home design and improvement. She is currently featured on HubPages and a variety of high-profile websites and blogs.

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  • Tips for Hosting the Best Garage Sale Ever
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    Tips for Hosting the Best Garage Sale Ever

    3 weeks ago

    Selling unwanted household items is a great way reduce clutter and enrich your finances at the same time. Before you think about having a garage sale find out what goes into a successful one.

  • How to Decorate With Canvas Drop Cloths
    14

    How to Decorate With Canvas Drop Cloths

    3 weeks ago

    An inexpensive painter's drop cloth is the inspiration for a number of creative decorating ideas. With a few supplies and a little imagination, you can create designer worthy home accents for less!

  • How to Determine the Value of an Old Mirror
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    How to Determine the Value of an Old Mirror

    13 months ago

    Whether you inherited it from your great-grandmother or picked it up at an estate sale, your old mirror may be worth more than you realize. It's time to put on your detective hat and look for clues!

  • Arts and Crafts Home Decorating Ideas
    6

    Arts and Crafts Home Decorating Ideas

    3 weeks ago

    What is welcoming, comfortable, simple, functional, organic and beautiful? It’s the interior of an Arts and Crafts or Craftsman home. Create this look in your own home with these decorating tips.

  • All About Victorian Style Homes
    14

    All About Victorian Style Homes

    4 years ago

    If you are into heritage homes, you may want to consider a Victorian. There’s much to learn about this venerable architectural style.

  • Guide To Desert Home Decorating
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    Guide To Desert Home Decorating

    4 months ago

    Homes in the Southwest desert have a decidedly unique decorating style. Desert decorating artfully blends elements of the region to create spaces that exude a quiet serenity and casual elegance. Want to recreate this...

  • Coastal Home Decorating Ideas
    12

    Coastal Home Decorating Ideas

    4 months ago

    If you’ve ever lived near the beach, you know coastal decorating is the epitome of casual living. If you haven’t, then you need to learn a thing or two about this timeless interior style. Coastal decorating can...

  • Choosing the Right Shorts for Your Body
    14

    Choosing the Right Shorts for Your Body

    22 months ago

    If you are self-conscious about the way you look in a pair of shorts, not to worry. In a matter of a few minutes, you will learn the secrets of choosing flattering shorts for any body type. What a boost for your...

  • Different Types of Outdoor Grills
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    Different Types of Outdoor Grills

    2 weeks ago

    In the market for a new outdoor grill? Before barbecue season fires up, research the different types of grills on the market. That way you can find the outdoor grill that suits your grilling preferences.

  • Landscaping on a Small Budget
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    Landscaping on a Small Budget

    4 months ago

    Residential landscaping doesn’t require a ton of money. You just have to be creative and put some thought into your choices. Find out how your yard can be the envy of the neighborhood without draining your bank...

  • Styling Tips for Fine, Thin Hair
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    Styling Tips for Fine, Thin Hair

    4 months ago

    Fine, thin hair does not mean you have to give up on style. You may never have hair like Jennifer Aniston, but you can learn how to get the most of your limp locks with these super styling tips.

  • Tips for Creating an Elegant Room
    14

    Tips for Creating an Elegant Room

    4 months ago

    Creating the look of effortless elegance takes restraint. However, if you recognize and understand the basics of design elegance, you can create a flawless room with a minimum of effort.

  • How to Decorate and Create Spaces in an Open Floor Plan
    14

    How to Decorate and Create Spaces in an Open Floor Plan

    3 months ago

    An open floor plan gives a home a light and airy feeling. Find out how to overcome the most common design obstacles associated with open floor plans.

  • Creative Ideas for Curtain Tiebacks
    16

    Creative Ideas for Curtain Tiebacks

    4 years ago

    It’s all in the details when it comes to curtains. One way to spice up your panels is to pull them aside using curtain tiebacks you can make yourself. You don’t have to spend much to create tiebacks that range from...

  • How To Add Southern Style to Your Home
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    How To Add Southern Style to Your Home

    4 months ago

    Whether you’ve traveled extensively throughout the South or have never ventured outside the Midwest; you can add a little Southern style to your decor. The basics of Southern style will bring a sense of history and...

  • How to Create a Hotel Chic Bedroom
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    How to Create a Hotel Chic Bedroom

    4 months ago

    Looking for a way to extend your vacation? Turn your bedroom into a hotel suite replete with sumptuous bedding, minimal lines and a tranquil vibe. It is easy if you know a few decorating secrets!

  • Making the Most of Your Small Balcony
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    Making the Most of Your Small Balcony

    4 weeks ago

    Think your postage stamp-sized balcony is a waste of space? Think again! Instead of using it as a receptacle for dead plants and your old bike, turn it into your personal outdoor retreat!

  • Create an Energy Efficient Home Year-Round
    11

    Create an Energy Efficient Home Year-Round

    4 months ago

    Advance preparation can protect you home from seasonal extremes and greatly increase your home’s energy efficiency. Check out some preventative measures you can take right now to reduce your energy bills year-round!

  • Ideas for Updating a Fireplace
    16

    Ideas for Updating a Fireplace

    8 days ago

    While a fireplace should be romantic and dreamy, it can be more of a nightmare if it's a huge red brick monstrosity. Here are some great ideas to give your fireplace a 21st century makeover!

  • How to Cover Odd-Shaped Windows
    10

    How to Cover Odd-Shaped Windows

    4 months ago

    New or old, almost every home has a problem window or two that needs a proper cover. Thankfully, there is a wealth of industry knowledge out there to help us deal with even the most perplexing of shapes. Here some...

  • Choosing Cabinet Hardware for your Kitchen
    4

    Choosing Cabinet Hardware for your Kitchen

    4 years ago

    Want an easy and relatively inexpensive way to spruce up your aging kitchen? Try replacing the cabinet hardware. All it takes are a few basic tools and a trip to the home improvement center to achieve a new look for...

  • Treatments for Aging Hair and Fingernails
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    Treatments for Aging Hair and Fingernails

    4 months ago

    As we age, many noticeable changes occur within our bodies. Besides our skin, the most obvious external changes involve our hair and fingernails. This article will explore these changes and how we can effectively deal...

  • Cheap Curb Appeal Ideas for Your Home
    6

    Cheap Curb Appeal Ideas for Your Home

    4 months ago

    Who says creating an appealing home exterior has to cost a fortune? I’m here to debunk that myth with a few money-saving ways to perk up your home’s curb appeal. Most of these ideas require more elbow grease than...

  • Create an Ethnic Chic Room
    6

    Create an Ethnic Chic Room

    3 months ago

    Ethnic Chic is an emerging decorating style that has taken hold in the design industry and is continuing to gain in popularity. If you dream of visiting exotic locales or simply love the rich hues and distinctive...

  • Choosing the Right Frame for Your Art
    6

    Choosing the Right Frame for Your Art

    3 months ago

    The move is over, the furniture is in place but the walls are bare. You finally decided which artwork to display, but can’t settle on the best way to showcase them. It doesn’t matter if it’s a Picasso or a...

  • Which Type of Home Is Right for You?
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    Which Type of Home Is Right for You?

    3 weeks ago

    If you are considering taking the plunge and buying a house you might want to research the different types before starting your search. Choose one that suits your current needs and later life stages.

  • How to Select an Interior Designer
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    How to Select an Interior Designer

    4 months ago

    You know your interiors are dated and you need help sorting things out. You’ve decided hiring an interior designer is the answer, but have no idea where to start. Read on to find out how to find the right designer for...

  • Fashionable Accessories for Teens
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    Fashionable Accessories for Teens

    3 months ago

    When I was a teen, accessories were considered the icing on the cake for a new outfit. It is nice to know things haven’t changed over the years. One thing that has changed is the access to and wide availability of the...

  • Unique Hostess Gift Ideas
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    Unique Hostess Gift Ideas

    4 months ago

    Try some of these unique gift ideas that will make an great impression and get you invited back time and time again!

  • Tips for Choosing the Perfect Hairbrush
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    Tips for Choosing the Perfect Hairbrush

    4 months ago

    Did you know your hairbrush might be the cause of most of your “bad hair days”? It’s true. Choosing the right hairbrush can greatly affect the condition of your hair and scalp.

  • Décor Ideas for Your Dog
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    Décor Ideas for Your Dog

    4 months ago

    Once and a while your best friend needs a little pampering. Along with a new chew toy and trip to the groomer, why not try to create a pet-friendly space for your pooch that will also work with your existing decor.

  • How to Pick the Perfect Mattress for a Good Night's Sleep
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    How to Pick the Perfect Mattress for a Good Night's Sleep

    5 weeks ago

    Shopping for a new mattress may be one of the most difficult purchases you’ll ever make. So how in the heck are you supposed to know which one to buy?

  • Types of Outdoor Decking Materials
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    Types of Outdoor Decking Materials

    4 months ago

    If you are dreaming of an outdoor deck to enjoy neighborhood barbeques and family gatherings, you’ve come to the right place. Start by familiarizing yourself with the different types of decking materials available...

  • Choosing the Best Carpet for Your Home
    8

    Choosing the Best Carpet for Your Home

    3 months ago

    Carpet is one of the most versatile flooring options for your home. Before you run out to buy new carpet, educate yourself about the differences in fibers, textures, styles and performance.

  • Selecting Fashion Boots for Women
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    Selecting Fashion Boots for Women

    4 months ago

    Why do women love fashion boots? Their versatility is certainly one reason. An outfit can go from country cute to city sophisticate with a simple change of boots. And they’re also functional. Fashion boots can also...

  • How to Create an Art Deco Interior
    8

    How to Create an Art Deco Interior

    4 months ago

    Whether you are even aware of it, you’ve probably been influenced by Art Deco, a style that is still popular today and is a great way to add glamor to your home’s interior.

  • How to Fix Thick Nail Polish
    22

    How to Fix Thick Nail Polish

    4 months ago

    You’ve soaked your hands, pushed back your cuticles and shaped your nails to perfection. Things are going great until you open your favorite nail polish color only to find it is the consistency of maple syrup! Don’t...

  • Fabulous Mirror Decorating Ideas
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    Fabulous Mirror Decorating Ideas

    4 months ago

    Every morning you gaze into the mirror to get ready for the day. Add some shine to your surroundings by using mirrors in unexpected ways in every room!

  • Best Decorating Tips for Your Home Office
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    Best Decorating Tips for Your Home Office

    11 days ago

    You can create your dream home office and have fun in the process. Use your imagination and these tips to achieve a personalized home office that will be the envy of all your telecommuting friends!

  • How to Measure for Curtains
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    How to Measure for Curtains

    4 months ago

    You’ve made the decision to take down the bedsheets and actually hang curtains on your windows. Congratulations! But, before you head out to buy them, there are a few important things you need to know. If you don’t...

  • Ideas for Rustic Interior Design
    14

    Ideas for Rustic Interior Design

    3 months ago

    Introducing rustic elements into your rooms will transform your ho-hum interior into a cozy and romantic mountain hideaway in no time at all!

  • American Revival Homes
    27

    American Revival Homes

    4 months ago

    Today, you can see examples of American revival homes in cities and towns across the country. Learn about this important 20th century architectural movement and find out which styles of homes were the most popular.

  • Choosing the Best Hat for Your Face Shape
    18

    Choosing the Best Hat for Your Face Shape

    3 months ago

    It’s one thing to find a cute hat in a store versus finding one that looks good on you. There are so many hats available, how can you possibly find one that suits you? Well, it is relatively easy -- if you know what...

  • Sunless Tanning Tips
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    Sunless Tanning Tips

    4 months ago

    We all know of the negative affects associated with sun exposure, so sunless tanning makes sense as a healthy alternative. Learn how to keep that sun-kissed look year round with these easy tips!

  • Home Staging Tips for Any Occasion
    8

    Home Staging Tips for Any Occasion

    3 months ago

    When you hear the term home staging, you most likely think of getting your home ready to sell. Learn why staging your home is a good idea any time and find out some budget-friendly home staging tips.

  • Changing the Size of a Room With Paint
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    Changing the Size of a Room With Paint

    4 months ago

    The walls are closing in on you! You can’t afford a major home renovation, or buy a larger home or even rent a bigger apartment. So, what can you do? Grab a paintbrush and a gallon of paint and get busy! Give your...

  • 10 Easy Bedroom Makeover Ideas
    16

    10 Easy Bedroom Makeover Ideas

    2 months ago

    We all need a warm and inviting place to unwind at the end of a busy day. Your bedroom should be a calming retreat -- a place where you can shut out the rest of the world and simply relax.

  • Eco-Friendly Bathroom Ideas
    19

    Eco-Friendly Bathroom Ideas

    4 months ago

    Don't forget the bathroom as part of your home's sustainable design. You can make simple and inexpensive changes that will make a positive impact on the planet!

  • Variations of Cottage Style Decorating
    14

    Variations of Cottage Style Decorating

    4 months ago

    Cottage style decorating originated from a particular type of house. A cottage is defined at a small, single story house located near a lake, beach or in the country. Today you can find cottage style decor in homes from...

  • Seven Elements of Interior Design
    32

    Seven Elements of Interior Design

    4 months ago

    For some of us, interior decorating is an enjoyable hobby, for others it is a daunting task best left to professionals. If you are discouraged with the design process, I would like to provide a ray of hope. If you...

  • How to Identify Different Necklace Chain Styles
    14

    How to Identify Different Necklace Chain Styles

    3 weeks ago

    Purchasing a new necklace is more difficult than you think. If you don't know the differences between chain styles you could walk away totally confused. Here's how to identify them at a glance.

  • Homemade Wrinkle Treatments
    20

    Homemade Wrinkle Treatments

    4 months ago

    The bad news: wrinkles are an inevitable part of the aging process.The good news: you can save money and start an all-natural beauty regimen by using homemade treatments to soften the appearance of wrinkles.

  • Cottage Style Decorating Ideas
    15

    Cottage Style Decorating Ideas

    4 months ago

    Whether you live in a big house or small apartment, you can incorporate cottage style into any room. It adds a warmth and coziness that is welcoming to guests and inhabitants alike. You don’t have to go overboard –...

  • Window Valance Styles
    26

    Window Valance Styles

    2 days ago

    Window valances can instantly change the look of a room. Use them alone or with coordinating curtains. If you think they all look the same–think again!

  • Eco-Friendly Countertop Materials for Kitchen and Bath
    15

    Eco-Friendly Countertop Materials for Kitchen and Bath

    4 months ago

    Selecting kitchen and bath countertop materials is confusing enough with all the choices that are available today. If you add eco-friendly materials to the mix, it can certainly add to the confusion. Environmentally...

  • Types of Interior Design Drafting Tools
    7

    Types of Interior Design Drafting Tools

    4 months ago

    Although we live in a world brimming with technology, there are still certain professions that require the ability to use paper, pencil and specialized tools to create detailed drawings by hand. Hand drafting is still a...

  • How to Wear Fashion Scarves
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    How to Wear Fashion Scarves

    4 months ago

    Scarves were once a necessity to ward off winter's chill. Today fashion scarves are designed to wear with everything and in every season. Find out how to pull off the look!

  • How to Care for Linen Clothes
    20

    How to Care for Linen Clothes

    4 months ago

    Linen clothes always looks so crisp and neat when you get them back from the cleaners. But who wants to spend the money sending linen clothes to the cleaners after every wearing? There are a number of easy home tips to...

  • Characteristics of Bungalow Style Houses
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    Characteristics of Bungalow Style Houses

    4 months ago

    Bungalows have certain characteristics that differentiate them from other homes. Here's a crash course to help you identify this iconic architectural style.

  • Laundry Room Renovation Ideas
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    Laundry Room Renovation Ideas

    2 weeks ago

    The laundry room is probably the last place you'd consider renovating. However, a few changes can create an efficient space, add value to your home, and make laundry day a little more enjoyable.

  • Tropical Outdoor Design Ideas
    22

    Tropical Outdoor Design Ideas

    3 months ago

    Daydreaming about a tropical vacation? Why go when you can create a tropical oasis right in your own backyard? You’ll save money and be able to visit the tropics any time -- just by stepping outside your door! I’ve...

  • Seven Principles of Interior Design
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    Seven Principles of Interior Design

    4 months ago

    I know it seems as if interior designers use some type of magic to create gorgeous rooms with a minimum of effort. Watch any TV decorating show and you’ll see what I mean. Magic or no, the common thread of any good...

  • Paint as an Easy Way to Renovate
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    Paint as an Easy Way to Renovate

    4 months ago

    Why renovate when you can paint? Save your big bucks for major renovations when the housing market improves. In the meantime, spruce up just about everything in your house with a new coat of paint. Learn how savvy...

  • How to Write an Interior Design Concept Statement
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    How to Write an Interior Design Concept Statement

    4 months ago

    Few people outside the realm of interior design understand what goes into a client proposal. One of the most important components is the design concept statement. It is a necessary evil that all designers must learn to...

  • How to Arrange Pictures on a Wall
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    How to Arrange Pictures on a Wall

    4 weeks ago

    You've moved into to your new digs and unpacked. Now it's time to hang pictures. Here are some great ideas to simplify the task and make your walls a beautiful reflection of your design personality!

  • How to Make an Interior Design Portfolio
    20

    How to Make an Interior Design Portfolio

    4 months ago

    Whether you are a design student applying to schools or a newly minted interior designer on the hunt for clients, you must create an impressive interior design portfolio. A portfolio is the most important weapon in your...

  • Contemporary Home Accessories and Décor
    14

    Contemporary Home Accessories and Décor

    4 months ago

    Contemporary home accessories and decor take the best of current trends and deftly mix them with modern and traditional elements. The result is a comfortable, warm space.

  • Stylish Ways to Create an Eco-Friendly Home
    10

    Stylish Ways to Create an Eco-Friendly Home

    4 months ago

    Each day we do things to help the environment. Recycling, using reusable shopping bags and carpooling have become mainstream. But what are you doing to green up your personal space? Just a few small changes can make...

  • How to Find the Best Ceiling Fan for Your Home
    8

    How to Find the Best Ceiling Fan for Your Home

    4 months ago

    Ceiling fans can cut your energy bill by 10 to 40 percent, depending on your individual heating and cooling habits. That statistic alone should be enough to convince you to purchase a ceiling fan – or two. But how do...

  • Tips for Finding the Best Pants for Every Body Type
    18

    Tips for Finding the Best Pants for Every Body Type

    4 months ago

    Purchasing the perfect pair of pants is not as simple as it sounds. It is important to know how different styles of pants work with different body types. With a little advance preparation, your shopping trip will be a...

  • A Pocket Guide to Mid-Century Modern Style
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    A Pocket Guide to Mid-Century Modern Style

    4 months ago

    Looking for a style change that combines retro glamour and a minimal vibe? Look no further than mid-century modern! You can incorporate touches of classic mid-century modern into virtually every aspect of your home....

  • Using Monograms in Your Home
    2

    Using Monograms in Your Home

    4 months ago

    This article will give you the basics and ideas to give your house the “royal treatment” with monograms!

  • Best Products To Conceal Enlarged Pores
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    Best Products To Conceal Enlarged Pores

    4 months ago

    Whether you’re 18 or 48, enlarged pores can wreak havoc an otherwise good complexion. There are hundreds of products on the market that claim to reduce or minimize the look of pores. To avoid going broke trying to...

  • Introduction to Fabulous Faux Bois
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    Introduction to Fabulous Faux Bois

    6 months ago

    Today, wood grain patterns and designs grace everything from curtains to dog bowls. So, why not bring a touch of the woodlands into your home with one of several faux bois techniques.

  • Decorating Ideas for Guest Bedrooms
    10

    Decorating Ideas for Guest Bedrooms

    4 months ago

    When out-of-town visitors express an interest in paying you a visit, you don’t want them staying in a hotel do you? Make your guests feel right at home in your home with these simple decorating ideas.

  • Reinvent Your Kitchen
    5

    Reinvent Your Kitchen

    2 years ago

    If you have watched home improvement shows featuring kitchen renovations, you know how involved and costly they can be. Here are some great ways to ‘reinvent’ your kitchen instead of undergoing a full renovation....

  • Living Small: More Design Ideas for Small Spaces
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    Living Small: More Design Ideas for Small Spaces

    4 months ago

    More of us than ever are dealing with small living spaces. Downsizing requires special design planning and ways to make the most out of the space you have. These fun, creative ideas will help ease the pain of "living...

  • Buying Guide for Must-Have Sandals
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    Buying Guide for Must-Have Sandals

    4 months ago

    Sandals come in a plethora of fun styles. Whether you prefer sky-high platforms or delicate flats, you’ll surely have no trouble finding a favorite. Pick a pair, or two, or three from this comprehensive guide to the...

  • Tips for a Sparkling Clean Kitchen
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    Tips for a Sparkling Clean Kitchen

    4 months ago

    Your kitchen is looking a little dingy and worse for the wear. Looking for a cheap way to brighten up your kitchen? Spend the afternoon giving it thorough cleaning. You’ll be amazed at the results. Read these tips and...

  • All-American Style Makers
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    All-American Style Makers

    4 months ago

    No, I'm not talking about the red, white and blue t-shirt you wear on the 4th of July. All-American Style is much more subtle. It is representative of our history, lifestyle and who we are as a people, rather than a...

  • Tricks to Get Long Lashes
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    Tricks to Get Long Lashes

    2 years ago

    Wish you had long, full eyelashes just like all the celebs you see in magazines, in movies and on TV? Well, you can get the same look in the blink of an eye. Here are some beauty tricks to transform your lashes from...

  • Affordable Ways to Make your Apartment Feel Like Home
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    Affordable Ways to Make your Apartment Feel Like Home

    4 months ago

    Many people these days live in apartments. Rentals definitely restrict your design choices. Our imaginative ideas will help turn your ordinary apartment into a beautiful home.

  • Home Decorating Mistakes to Avoid
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    Home Decorating Mistakes to Avoid

    4 weeks ago

    Whether you are rearranging furniture, setting up your first apartment or contemplating a complete room redesign, take note of these serious home decorating infractions and their cures!

  • Tips for Creating a Budget-Friendly Home Gym
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    Tips for Creating a Budget-Friendly Home Gym

    20 months ago

    Tired of plunking down a membership fee every month just to work out? Cancel it and invest the cash in a stylish home gym. You’ll save money on the commute and can work out in the privacy of your own home. Before your...

  • Top 8 Home Remodeling Trends
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    Top 8 Home Remodeling Trends

    4 months ago

    You don’t have to tackle an expensive whole-house renovation to get in on the latest home remodeling trends. In fact, less is more. Check out what folks are doing these days to add value to their homes and make them...

  • How to Decorate a Dining Room
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    How to Decorate a Dining Room

    4 weeks ago

    With some thoughtful planning and appetizing design ideas, you can turn your little-used dining room into a regular entertaining destination for your family and friends.

  • Style Watch: Hot Accessory Trends
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    Style Watch: Hot Accessory Trends

    4 months ago

    Find out how to incorporate one or more of these must-have accessories into your wardrobe without spending a fortune.

  • Using Fabric in Home Decorating
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    Using Fabric in Home Decorating

    4 months ago

    Having trouble choosing the right fabrics for your home interior? Before you rush out to the fabric store, it's a good idea to learn about the types home decorating fabrics, how to choose and how to use them. This...

  • The Various Styles of Outdoor Furniture
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    The Various Styles of Outdoor Furniture

    2 months ago

    Warm weather is on the way and it is time to furnish your outdoor area. Can't decide on a furniture style? This Hub breaks it down and makes it easy to choose the perfect furniture for your outdoor living spaces.

  • How to Organize Your Life With Baskets
    7

    How to Organize Your Life With Baskets

    5 years ago

    Whether it is your new year's resolution, part of your spring cleaning routine or a way to while away the hours during the dog days of summer, taming household clutter is great therapy. Using wicker baskets as...

  • Winter Style Watch: Packable Down Jackets
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    Winter Style Watch: Packable Down Jackets

    18 months ago

    It's officially winter, and while the fashion houses are working on next year's fall collections, I've decided to concentrate on something that will come in handy right now. Packable down jackets are the ultimate in...

  • Embrace the Color Blocking Trend
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    Embrace the Color Blocking Trend

    4 months ago

    Take a cue from Mondrian and the Rubik's Cube and add some contrast to your wardrobe with color blocking. It's a fun trend that gives your the latitude to be as bold or subdued as you want to be! These tips will help...

  • Chandeliers are Jewelry for the Ceiling
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    Chandeliers are Jewelry for the Ceiling

    4 months ago

    Sure, you use jewelry to accessorize your wardrobe. Chandeliers similarly provide the finishing touch and sparkle to a room. Think of them as jewelry for the ceiling!

  • Silk: From Curtains to Ball Gowns
    14

    Silk: From Curtains to Ball Gowns

    13 days ago

    Silk easily makes the perfect transition from luxurious window treatments to stunning evening fashions. Discover the commonality between the two through a series of images, facts and tips about his magical textile.

  • Toasters of the 1920s
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    Toasters of the 1920s

    4 months ago

    Who would think these ordinary kitchen appliances could command so much attention? Collectors worldwide covet their toaster collections--especially those from the 1920s.

  • Top 5 Anti Aging Serums
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    Top 5 Anti Aging Serums

    2 months ago

    Looking for the "fountain of youth"? Well, it doesn't exist, unless you have thousands of dollars to spend on cosmetic procedures. In the interest of frugality, I have compiled my list of the top 5 anti aging serums...

  • Interior Design Inspired by Fashion
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    Interior Design Inspired by Fashion

    20 months ago

    In many cases, the clothes you wear can influence your home's decor. Don't believe me? Just look at the top fashion designers that have launched successful home product lines. If you're searching for design inspiration...

  • To Pluck or Not To Pluck? -- Eyebrow Primer
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    To Pluck or Not To Pluck? -- Eyebrow Primer

    4 months ago

    Confused about the latest trends in eyebrow shaping? Read all about them in this informative Hub. Learn about different techniques and how to find just the right brow shape for your face. You'll be amazed how properly...

  • Choosing Timeless Home Accessories
    12

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