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    June 12, 2015
    Friday Fun Video: Living Room Decor Inspiration
    http://www.dailymotion.com/videoxlid5w

    Good tips on finding your personal design aesthetic and incorporating it into your home.


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    June 5, 2015
    Friday Fun Video: Creating An Open, Bright Room
    http://www.dailymotion.com/videox2t7kn4

    Great advice for anyone staging their home for sale, or who wants to let more light into their home.


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    May 15, 2015
    Friday Fun Video: Entryway Ideas
    http://www.dailymotion.com/videoxzwplu

    The first thing you see when you enter a house is what’s just behind the door. Make a good first impression with these tips!


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    May 8, 2015
    Friday Fun Video: Making A Bedroom Look Larger
    http://www.dailymotion.com/videox2nn6lo

    These are great decorating tips, and will also help if you are trying to stage your home for sale!


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    March 20, 2015
    Friday Fun Video: “Cottage Style” Modern Decor
    http://www.dailymotion.com/videox2jx3n1

    I LOVE the birch tree wallpaper!


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    March 10, 2015
    Moving Into A New Kitchen

    The kitchen is one of the first places most people unpack when moving. And it should be! You don’t necessarily need a TV in the living room to function, but eating dinner is crucial. But, hold up! You might want to just have take-out for the first few nights. Being happy in your new kitchen is key, but it’s easier to make the changes you want before everything is unpacked. This list by Cambria Bold at TheKitchn.com has some sound advice for what to do once you’re moved in:

    -If you want to paint, paint now.

    -Deep clean the cabinets, drawers, and refrigerator, or hire a professional to do it.

    -Check that all appliances and outlets work

    -Measure cabinets and drawers for organizers

    -Plan out where everything will really go.

    Photo Credit: Suzy Spence 


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    March 6, 2015
    Friday Fun Video: Masculine Bedroom Spaces
    http://www.dailymotion.com/videox2it8b6

    I feel like most decor I talk about on this blog is heavily sided towards the feminine side (probably because I’m a lady :p ). However, there are some truly stunning and masculine decorating ideas out there! Whether you’re decorating a dorm room, an apartment, or the bedroom of your home, you’re sure to find inspiration with this video!


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    February 20, 2015
    Friday Fun Video: Quirky Furniture For The Creative Soul
    http://www.dailymotion.com/videox2hlf9c

    I especially love the drawers under the stairs and the suitcase shelves!


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    February 2, 2015
    Home Buying Anxieties- What Not To Worry About

    Buying a home can be an extremely stressful experience. You’re deciding where you’re going to be living, permanently (or at least for the next 5-10 years), trying to find the absolute perfect home, and making the biggest purchase of your life. I can see why many buyers are so anxious! However, many common fears are misplaced. It’s easy to get hung up on little details and not look at the big picture. For features that you shouldn’t dwell on when buying a home, check out this post by Todd Ferris at Ferris Property Group:

    -Paint color- Inside and out. Is easily and cheaply changed!

    -Furniture- It will be leaving with the sellers.

    -Window treatments and Light fixtures- are easily swapped out.

    -Fencing- Instead of fencing, pay attention to other details of the yard such as size and slope.

    Photo Credit: Bark Bud 


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    January 23, 2015
    Friday Fun Video: DIY Valentine’s Decor
    http://www.dailymotion.com/videox2fky13

    These are so cute! Perfect for a teen’s room, or a holiday party.


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