How to Host Thanksgiving in a Small Space

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So you’ve decided to host Thanksgiving this year but fear you may not have the space for everyone. Whether your room size is small, you live in a diminutive apartment or you’re simply feeling a bit anxious that your place isn’t quite up to scratch, today’s post will provide lots […]

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8 Ways To Brighten Up Your Home This Winter

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Darkness is creeping up on us and the days are getting shorter… and for those of us not fortunate enough to live in the sunny south, winter can begin to feel like one long, dreary waiting room before summer comes round again. But even if your home isn’t blessed with […]

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How To Make Your Living Room A Sociable Space

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Entertaining guests during the holiday season: what are your expectations vs. reality? For some, the vision of domestic bliss can quickly turn into a frazzled panic if you’re concerned about how well your living space will accommodate the extra company. By planning ahead you’ll be able to take a step […]

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How to Decorate with Red

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What does the color red mean to you? It’s often associated with strong emotion – love, passion, anger – and many people feel quite strongly one way or the other about using it in their homes. It’s certainly an attention-grabber. Whether you use it sparingly for a bolt of energy […]

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How to Accommodate Extra Guests In Your Home

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No matter what the occasion, whether it be Christmas, Thanksgiving or July the Fourth, we love any opportunity to celebrate. It’s the perfect time to indulge in a wonderful feast of food and spend time with your family and friends. If you’ve ever been the host of a celebration, you’ll know […]

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5 Ways to Create the Perfect Dining Room

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One of the things we love about a dining room is its ability to bring people together; organizing family meals or getting together with your friends for cocktails and a catch-up. With the right styling and purpose, the layout and look of your space can really help enhance the atmosphere […]

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How To Create a Back To School Homework Space

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Hands up if hearing a school bell ring instantly transports you to your elementary school days?  Us too! We all know how important our child’s homework is, but who doesn’t remember that feeling of total horror when you got home from school, ready to play, only to be forced back […]

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How to Create a Stylish Man Cave

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Having somewhere that is decorated and styled in a way that is personal to you, allows a house to feel like a home. This can be easier said than done, particularly if you’ve got different personalities and styles that need to be represented. When you’re living with a partner it […]

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How to Get the New England Look

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What do you think of when you consider New England style? If it’s fresh tailoring, natural textures, a touch of coastal chic with rustic and traditional details, you’ll already be aware of this classic style’s appeal. New England style dates back to the 17th century and takes its cues from […]

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How To Style Your Bookcase 5 Ways

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A bookcase isn’t just a practical item of furniture, it can be a blank canvas for demonstrating your personality and style. While we shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, the bookcase can say a lot about you and your home to new visitors. Your bookcase also doesn’t need to […]

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