Monthly Archives: October 2012

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Oct

BOOGALORE AT BLINDSGALORE

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We never miss an opportunity to celebrate a holiday here and we all had great fun in coming to work in costume for Halloween.   Creativity is one of our mantras here as we strive to inspire you in making your life easier and more fun. All of us at Blindsgalore wish you a “boogalore day!”   ...
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Oct

Candy Corn Gone Crazy

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Here’s a spooky thought. More than 35 BILLION pounds of Candy Corn will be consumed this Halloween season. Yikes, you know that I am always looking out for you and your little ones and just thought this tidbit about those glossy, sugary and ever perfect little nuggets of artificial flavor and color might spur you to look for a better Continue Reading ...
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Oct

Spooky Windows

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We are a bit obsessed with windows at Blindsgalore. Halloween is the perfect holiday to create dramatic, festive and spooky windows. Take a look at some imaginative Halloween windows. Silhouette Curtains Giant spider webs Bat Mobile Creepy Monster Silhouettes Spooky Bird Silhouettes High End stores on Bleecker Street in New York City have a Halloween tradition of competing for the Continue Reading ...
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Oct

Scary Stories

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Monsters are on everyone’s mind this time of the year. Our children love the mystery and wonder of stories about monsters and are a best-loved theme of favorite tales that we read and share with our kids. Some of the greatest stories are created out of pure coincidence. Mary Shelley’s 18th Century novel, “Frankenstein”, was written while she and a Continue Reading ...
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Oct

Black Decor Doesn’t Have To Be Scary

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With Halloween right around the corner, you may be thinking that black is a fitting color around the house for witch and goblin decor, but would you consider using this color as a design element during other times of the year? Your first reaction may be, no, black is dark and dreary and its presence in your home is not Continue Reading ...
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Oct

Fall Décor From The Harvest

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This time of year I get a one-two punch by being able to use natural, earth-grown items in my home décor that I can already buy at the grocery store or pumpkin patch. Without question, pumpkins get preferential treatment over other comestibles, but there are just so many ways to make a pumpkin the star (there’s more than one way Continue Reading ...
Comments are closed 19
Oct

Guest Blog Post By Designer Kellie Clements

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I come from a very artistic family so the seed to my color obsession was planted at a very early age. My childhood home was complete with a makeshift art studio that closely resembled a ransacked craft store. There were hundreds of tiny tubes of paint, an easel, a drafting table, blank and half painted canvases and paintbrushes everywhere! The Continue Reading ...
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Oct

Welcome “Simply Chic” into Your Home

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Blindsgalore launched this week an exciting and inspiring new line of window treatments, “Simply Chic“, that is truly trend setting. These designs are fresh and imaginative and will create a unique look for your home, just in time for the holidays. Blindsgalore has partnered with Kellie Clements, a fan favorite on season six of HGTV’s Design Star and HGTV’s Design Continue Reading ...