Monthly Archives: September 2013

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Sep

7 Extreme Window Treatments You Didn’t Know Existed!

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You know how window obsessed I am and think that windows are an iconic image in film, poetry, literature, art and, of course, design but I want to share with you some very real and unusual window treatments that portray some actual extreme window treatments. Should you ever need a special window idea or want to spice up your “trivia Continue Reading ...
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Sep

Mini Blinds Are An Easy Choice Within The Different Types of Window Treatments

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So often when I bring up different types of window treatments, it is frequently assumed that I’m referring to good old mini blinds. This always surprises me because there are so many categories and styles of window coverings, that I could be referencing any number of products. But then when I really think about it, it makes sense because mini Continue Reading ...
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Sep

7 Specialty Window Treatment Ideas for the Bathroom

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7 Bathroom Window Treatment Ideas Bathrooms should never be neglected so don’t overlook this important space which demands its own signature style that is decorative, but functional. Window treatments for bathrooms need to meet three requirements: privacy, durability, and light control. I have lived in many places where my bathroom did not even have a window and I can tell Continue Reading ...
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Sep

4 Favorite Uses for Pleated Shades as Different Types of Window Treatments

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When I think of pleats, I am reminded of my high school uniform skirt. Yikes! Plaid AND pleated. I promise you no tartan plaids or gingham pleated curtains for our modern window fashions. Instead, I’m compiling my 4 favorite ways to use pleated shades as different types of window treatments because I think they really are underused and under-appreciated. For Continue Reading ...
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Sep

10 Ways To Style A Vintage Kitchen

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Vintage is always a trendy decorating style but kitchens in particular are unique in expressing the warm, cozy feel where all things vintage feel at home. The vintage look is easy to pull off with just a few touches in unexpected places so that you can imagine yourself cooking up goodies just like Betty Crocker (who is she anyway) or Continue Reading ...
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Sep

Pastels As A Unique Window Treatment Idea

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Pastels are cropping up everywhere on the fall runways as soft baby pinks and chalky blues are a few of the dominant colors, making an impressive statement in oversize, bulky coats. Just as these pale colors are the trend for autumn fashion, so, too, can you cover your windows now for a fresh look. Even though this unusual pastel palette Continue Reading ...
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Sep

Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall

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Goodbye, Summer, I’m going to miss you. From popsicles, to hammocks, to open wide windows, you’ve always been good to me. You have it all, with summer camp, rope swings, freckles, s’mores, afternoon thunderstorms, green everywhere, shorts, fireworks, fish tacos, endless twilight, blue crabs, forts, watermelon, hammocks, summer reading, road trips, convertibles with the tops down, summer love, fireflies, bright Continue Reading ...