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Fall Cleaning Checklist

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Fall Cleaning Checklist

When the spirit of fall awakens you from summer’s haze, it is time once again to brandish those household cleaners and rags. In a clean, refreshed environment, you and your home will be ready to embrace the cozy nights ahead. Check out this short checklist to tackle one task in each area of the house that could use a pick-me-up before the chilly season sets in. Use this to gain momentum and inspiration for other post-summer, pre-winter maintenance projects.  OUTSIDE – Clean and store outdoor furniture  As warm summer nights on the patio transition to winter evenings huddled around the fireplace, make sure your outdoor setup is ready for the change. Treat stains on any fabric pieces before they set. Wipe down metal,...

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10 Fall Farmhouse Decor Ideas

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10 Fall Farmhouse Decor Ideas

It may be hard to believe, but there is a surefire way to make your farmhouse-inspired home feel even more cozy than before: fall decorations. As we wave goodbye to summer and beckon the crisp autumn breeze, transform your space just as the leaves transform the trees. Here are 10 décor ideas to give your home a modern fall farmhouse makeover.  1. Piles of Pumpkins  This fall staple is emblematic of the season. When choosing pumpkins to incorporate into a farmhouse environment, look for a variety of shapes and sizes in neutral and muted colors. If real pumpkins are your preference, the dusty blue-green Jarrahdale, pale peachy orange Porcelain Doll, pure white Lumina, or the mysterious black-to-orange Black Futsu are examples of whimsical takes on an old...

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How to Decorate your Kitchen for Fall

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How to Decorate your Kitchen for Fall

Something wicked this way comes, and we think it could be your cozy autumn kitchen décor that will have your guests swooning over your impeccable taste. If the kitchen is the heart of your home, then it’s time to get your family’s favorite space ready for the fall months. Whether you sway toward minimalist décor that subtly incorporates warm fall hues, or you prefer to show off your autumn style with cobwebs and fangs, we’ll provide some ideas that you can really sink your teeth into. 😉  Pick Your Palette  Fall vibes are really all about colors. When we think autumn, hues like burnt orange, mustard yellow, creamy off-white, and even black come to mind. To create a kitchen you’ll want to spend all your time in this fall, decide whether your color palette is neutral, minimal, traditional, or earthy and...

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How to Throw A Social Distanced, COVID-Safe Picnic

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How to Throw A Social Distanced, COVID-Safe Picnic

How do you have a picnic during COVID? Great question. Luckily, we have an answer that offers a safe solution. You don’t have to sacrifice visiting with friends and family or missing out on summer BBQs—instead, simply reinvent the way you host picnics and summer soirées. It’s as simple as 1-2-3! Keeping a Safe Distance  Location, location, location. With clean air and elbow room being must haves, places like public parks or nature reserves are great spots for a COVID picnic. Check with your local government, but you often won’t need to worry about permits or other bothersome restrictions. Wherever you choose to party be sure to find a location that provides plenty of space for social...

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Tips on how to decorate a bed

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Tips on how to decorate a bed

On average a person spends a third of their life sleeping, but a bed isn’t just a cushion that catches you at the end of a long day. They’re also the centerpiece of the room. And considering ways to decorate your bed can not only elevate a room’s aura but it can also be a way to refresh an aspect of your own life. Decorating a bed may seem like a no-brainer, but taking the time to consider the many ways you can make it pop will open up numerous doors of styling options. Below are a few suggestions that...

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