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All the laughing will be laughed. -ts

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Ditch the bed skirt. Get a neater-looking box spring with this easy trick.
Jul 29, 2014 / 86 notes

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Ditch the bed skirt. Get a neater-looking box spring with this easy trick.

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Give your kitchen a major bump in chic vintage style by trying your chance at this Big Chill refrigerator with ice maker, (available in eight standard colors).
ENTER The Great TOH Giveaway once a day for your chance to win $728,840.12 in prizes!
Jul 29, 2014 / 93 notes

thisoldhouse:

Give your kitchen a major bump in chic vintage style by trying your chance at this Big Chill refrigerator with ice maker, (available in eight standard colors).

ENTER The Great TOH Giveaway once a day for your chance to win $728,840.12 in prizes!

DAILY FIND: You know who’s got a home goods line I don’t hate? Peter Brady, err, I mean Christopher Knight. Turn a pass through into a breakfast bar with two of these, or just pick up one and tuck it into a corner as a conversation piece-slash-extra party seating. -ts
Shown: Michaelo Bicycle Wheel Adjustable Barstool (about $88) via overstock
Jul 29, 2014 / 41 notes

DAILY FIND: You know who’s got a home goods line I don’t hate? Peter Brady, err, I mean Christopher Knight. Turn a pass through into a breakfast bar with two of these, or just pick up one and tuck it into a corner as a conversation piece-slash-extra party seating. -ts

Shown: Michaelo Bicycle Wheel Adjustable Barstool (about $88) via overstock

thisoldhouse calls it a Halloween decoration. I call it “everyday.” -ts

Strung on black ribbon, antique keys found at Olde Good Things become an elegant garland. Expect to pay about $1 apiece at salvage yards. Draped over a large mirror framed with 1880s door casing, the display has creepy, yet classy Victorian Gothic appeal.Find the step-by-step to make this mirror in This Old House Salvage-Style Projects or watch the how-to video. -AH
Jul 28, 2014 / 39 notes

thisoldhouse calls it a Halloween decoration. I call it “everyday.” -ts

Strung on black ribbon, antique keys found at Olde Good Things become an elegant garland. Expect to pay about $1 apiece at salvage yards. Draped over a large mirror framed with 1880s door casing, the display has creepy, yet classy Victorian Gothic appeal.

Find the step-by-step to make this mirror in This Old House Salvage-Style Projects or watch the how-to video. -AH

Getting the most bang for your rental apartment buck is essential. So sometimes you have to put up false walls or room dividers. I’m in love with this execution because it uses extra surface space for wall art! Check out 4 other clever room dividers via the link below. -EL
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Jul 27, 2014 / 130 notes

Getting the most bang for your rental apartment buck is essential. So sometimes you have to put up false walls or room dividers. I’m in love with this execution because it uses extra surface space for wall art! Check out 4 other clever room dividers via the link below. -EL

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Just a reminder that Vanilla Ice’s exclusive lighting designs for Capitol Lighting are a real thing. -ts
Jul 27, 2014 / 21 notes

Just a reminder that Vanilla Ice’s exclusive lighting designs for Capitol Lighting are a real thing. -ts

This place is quite the swanky eye swoon. Apartment tour! -EL
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Jul 26, 2014 / 32 notes

This place is quite the swanky eye swoon. Apartment tour! -EL

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Need some fresh DIY shelving ideas? Head on over to this Design*Sponge roundup. -EL
Jul 26, 2014 / 138 notes

Need some fresh DIY shelving ideas? Head on over to this Design*Sponge roundup. -EL

I love a good decor hack. This glass bottle lamp DIY looks rustic, chic, and coastal at the same time. -EL
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Jul 26, 2014 / 60 notes

I love a good decor hack. This glass bottle lamp DIY looks rustic, chic, and coastal at the same time. -EL

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TOP 5: You haven’t graduated from your dorm room-style days ‘til you’ve put in a legit headboard. There are plenty of DIY ways to create a custom look that works for you. Here’s some how-to from the editors of thisoldhouse to help you along:
How to Make a Cheap & Easy Dropcloth Headboard
Where to Find Salvage Materials for a Repurposed-Rail Headboard
How to Make an Upholstered Headboard with 1 Day of DIY
Create a Shipping-Pallet Headboard
Build a Spindle Headboard with TOH GC, Tommy Silva
APT CHALLENGE: If you have a DIY headboard creation, or complete one of these headboard projects by the end of the summer, submit it here for a chance to pick a prize from the home-goods stash in my office. -ts
Jul 26, 2014 / 105 notes

TOP 5: You haven’t graduated from your dorm room-style days ‘til you’ve put in a legit headboard. There are plenty of DIY ways to create a custom look that works for you. Here’s some how-to from the editors of thisoldhouse to help you along:

  1. How to Make a Cheap & Easy Dropcloth Headboard
  2. Where to Find Salvage Materials for a Repurposed-Rail Headboard
  3. How to Make an Upholstered Headboard with 1 Day of DIY
  4. Create a Shipping-Pallet Headboard
  5. Build a Spindle Headboard with TOH GC, Tommy Silva

APT CHALLENGE: If you have a DIY headboard creation, or complete one of these headboard projects by the end of the summer, submit it here for a chance to pick a prize from the home-goods stash in my office. -ts

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Weekend Warriors.
Jul 26, 2014 / 10,194 notes
BEWARE: Drooling ahead! But really, this Sasha Bikoff-designed apartment featured on Domaine will turn you into a sloppy dog. -EL
Jul 25, 2014 / 23 notes

BEWARE: Drooling ahead! But really, this Sasha Bikoff-designed apartment featured on Domaine will turn you into a sloppy dog. -EL

I’ve though multiple times that I wish a shower curtain was a piece of wall art instead. Problem solved! This shower curtain-to-wall art DIY from 6th Street Design School is super smart. I’m going to put my canvas-stretching skills to use and try one to fill the gaping blank space on my living room wall. -EL
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Jul 25, 2014 / 142 notes

I’ve though multiple times that I wish a shower curtain was a piece of wall art instead. Problem solved! This shower curtain-to-wall art DIY from 6th Street Design School is super smart. I’m going to put my canvas-stretching skills to use and try one to fill the gaping blank space on my living room wall. -EL

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