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8 Ways to Make a Small Space Feel Bigger

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8 Ways to Make a Small Space Feel Bigger

We could all use a little space from time to time. If you live in an urban shoebox apartment or an older home with low ceilings, you may be wondering how you can make the space feel bigger, brighter, and more accessible. Take your home from cramped to comfortable with these eight tips for making the most of a small space. Clear the Clutter When faking square footage, less is more. Decluttering is a foolproof way to make your surroundings feel more spacious. Pare down the number of decorations that are sitting on shelves or tables to just a handful,...

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Decorating Your Dorm Room on a Dime

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Decorating Your Dorm Room on a Dime

Moving away from home to attend college can be difficult enough; but add a tiny two-person dorm or apartment to the mix and you may be feeling like you don’t have a place that’s all your own. We totally get it, we understand the importance of creating a space that speaks your style! You don’t have to break the bank to keep your tiny interior up to date. With some affordable additions and DIY tweaks, you can curate a cost-friendly ode to your design style and make the shared space feel like yours again. String Lights Incorporate a whimsical touch...

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7 Big Ideas for Small Apartment Patios

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7 Big Ideas for Small Apartment Patios

 Apartment living encourages its inhabitants to make the most of limited space, both inside and out. Relaxation on your small balcony will become a big part of your day when you thoughtfully curate your outdoor furnishings to enhance the compact space. Use these seven apartment patio ideas to embellish an urban overlook fit for basking in the fresh air. Floor It Sprucing up the platform below your feet adds style without bulk. Interlocking deck tiles are a totally transformative yet harmless way to add texture and pattern to your foundation. Rugs are another low-impact way to add a personal touch...

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How to Embrace Sustainable Living Throughout Your Whole Home

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How to Embrace Sustainable Living Throughout Your Whole Home

With an influx of people opting to stay in over the last year due to the pandemic, the earth has shown signs of much-needed R&R, from clearer waters to purer air. However, simply staying home isn’t a long-term fix to ensure that we do our part on living sustainably. Green living can seem daunting and even trendy or overly-expensive, but with these useful and cost-friendly tips to embrace a more eco-conscious lifestyle, we can keep the sustainable-living momentum going within the walls of our own home, one small step at a time! In the Kitchen When it comes to the...

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How to Style an Entryway to Impress

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How to Style an Entryway to Impress

While first impressions aren’t everything, the threshold of your home is the gateway into your sanctuary, and your first and sometimes only chance to showcase your personal flair and sense of interior style. The entryway is your view with each hello and goodbye, so it’s important to curate a scene that will bid you farewell and welcome you home in style, warmth, and with a sense of personal proclivity. It may seem easy enough, yet styling a foyer or front room often requires an artful and tactful approach to ensure that your entryway inspo aligns with your available space, desired...

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