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Beat the Winter Blues with Bulbs: A Fun, Festive Winter Project

Nov 13th, 2013 | By | Category: GARDEN

By forcing bulbs to grow indoors, it is possible to welcome spring ahead of schedule by growing bulbs like daffodils, grape hyacinths, crocus and tulips throughout the frigid months that are typically devoid of greenery. All it takes is a little planning and patience. You may choose to infuse your home with bright colors, intoxicatingly [...]

Embellished Wall Coverings: They’re Not Your Grandma’s Patterns Anymore

Sep 2nd, 2013 | By | Category: DESIGN

If “embellished wallpaper” conjures up images of the 1970s style floral prints that adorned your grandmother’s walls or overwhelmed you at a kitschy countryside bed and breakfast, scratch those preconceived notions. The wallpaper showing up in the most modern of homes has a very “out with the old, in with the new” feel. These days, it’s all about texture [...]