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How to get furniture for next to nothing

I once read that if you wait for long enough, whatever it is that you need will come your way.

I read this in a book written by a Dutch couple who made it their life mission to spend less and to aim for financial independence. 1,054 more words

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Easy Lamp Revamp

Apparently this is my winter for lamp make-overs!

Last month I painted a stained lampshade to update a pretty blue canning jar lamp and today I chalk painted and waxed two out-of-date 1960’s brass lamp bases. 585 more words

The Small House

Deals and steals;7 amazing places and online shops to grab yourself a bargain

I love shopping for interesting decor and knick-knacks at a fraction of the cost! My hubby knows that one of the ways to make my heart sing is to go bargain hunting with me. 444 more words

Home Decorating

My DYI Chalk Painted Lampshade

I tried a little experiment today.

I had a seriously discolored lampshade on a DYI lamp that I put together a couple of decades ago from an old canning jar and stones. 362 more words

Simple Living

Finding the Courage to Paint my Island

I’ve have wanted to paint my kitchen island for a long time now. But I have had this irrational fear of a future buyer (most likely my age) not buying my home because my kitchen island is now chalk painted. 708 more words

The Small House

5 tips on decorating with throw pillows

Everyone wants to revamp their space and give it a new lease of life but painting the walls a different color or reupholstering furniture may not always be an option. 467 more words

Home Decorating

Living room makeover

Our client moved house and was tired of how his space looked. He had recently re-upholstered his sofa with fabric that one of his client’s had rejected (very long story). 166 more words

Home Decorating