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Find a Spot For a Window Seat

Find a Spot For a Window Seat

Window seats are a great addition to any room that provide not just extra seating, but more storage and decorative space. If a window seat is something you’ve always wanted but never thought you had the room for, don’t give up until you’ve read this article from DoItYourself.com.

Picture-Perfect Ideas

Picture-Perfect Ideas

Sure, hanging a picture seems like the easiest of decorating tasks. But as easy as it seems, people often get the process wrong. Using the incorrect hangers and putting unnecessary holes in the walls are common mistakes. Picture nails and hooks are most commonly used, but if the picture or […]

Fresh Flowers, You Owe it to Yourself!

Fresh Flowers, You Owe it to Yourself!

It’s official. Flowers are good for your health. Even if you’ve always thought so, now you have a study from Harvard University and Massachusetts General Hospital to back you up! eMaxHealth outlines some of the specifics of the study, but keeping fresh flowers in your kitchen (or anywhere) can definitely […]

Functional Art

Functional Art

Sometimes overlooked or dismissed, photographs can be the perfect wall art. Not only do they let you display either happy memories and loved ones or your own photography, they can be great conversation starters. The trick is to display them in an intriguing way, like with this huddle frame and […]

Glassybaby For Your Valentine

Glassybaby For Your Valentine

We’re back after a quick trip to Seattle and found a perfect gift for your valentine. A Glassybaby. These votives are handmade on-site and a certain popular styles are associated with a charity to which a portion of the proceeds is donated to.

Feng Shui for Better Sleep

Feng Shui for Better Sleep

If it’s not caffeine, stress, or the baby, your sleepless nights may be due to the restricted flow of “chi” in your bedroom. Based on the Chinese principals of Feng Shui, “the goal is to enhance the flow of chi (life force or spiritual energy), and to create harmonious environments […]

Holiday Head Start

Holiday Head Start

With Halloween in the books, ambitious homeowners can continue feeding their decorating jones by building cornucopias, and eventually stringing lights. Check out the recently launched MyHomeIdeas.com for more inspiration.

Decorating a Deck – in NYC

Decorating a Deck – in NYC

We’ve got some precious outdoor space that consists of a landing and a small balcony that serves as the entrance to our 2nd floor apartment. We get about 2-3 hours of direct sunlight in the summer and maybe 1/2 hour in the winter and there is barely enough room to […]

Christmas Trees

Christmas Trees

The season is upon us and it’s time to think about a Christmas tree. Here are some great photos of some of the best trees we’ve seen this year and at the bottom of this photo gallery of Christmas Trees you’ll find some articles we’ve written about how to select […]

Halloween Decorations

Halloween Decorations

Over at ReadyMade we’ve posted about some haunted lamppost covers and Megan gives a run down on how you should really carve a pumpkin. If you are interested in making your own halloween decorations with the family try this huge spider.