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From Start To Furnish

Please enjoy my musings on all things interior design!

Posts tagged lighting
No-Fail Lighting Fixtures For Your Bathroom

Buying lighting for your home can feel like an uphill battle! There are SO many choices and colors and styles, it can be hard to know what's right for your situation.

Today I'm going to tell you about one of them that never fails.  I'm talking about sconces for lighting a bathroom mirror.  They're the best way to light your vanity mirror and they come in literally thousands of styles and finishes to fit into any home. 

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15 Things Guests Are Delighted By When They Walk into A Home

I love reading all the best and worsts lists related to interior design.  I recently ran across an article in one of my favorite shelter magazines Elle Decor regarding the 15 Things Guests Are Horrified By When They Walk Into A Home and completely agreed with all the items on the list.  It made me think of things that guests are delighted with when they walk into a home. 

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Where You Can Save And Where You Should Splurge

Everyone hates to be disappointed by their purchases.  Not long ago, I bought a shirt at a discount store.  I should have known better, but when I got it out to wear it, there was a subtle stain on it.  The stain wasn't terrible, it had been quite awhile since I'd purchased it and it was super cheap, so I didn't bother about returning it.  I just wasted time and detergent attempting to remove the stain.  I wish I had spent that time shopping at Chico's or Ann Taylor and spent more money on another shirt that I could have actually worn.  

Interior design and decorating is the same way.  There are definite times to save and definite times to splurge and I'm going to tell you what they are.

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