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Decorating Makeovers Part III

In continuation of Decorating Makeovers Parts I and II, here are some more of my favorite tips from House Beautiful's 101 Decorating Makeovers in the February issue. If I haven't drilled it into your head enough already, it's Renewal month, so get at it when you


  • "Change your house numbers."
  • "Paint the inside of your kitchen cabinets a color that sets off your dishes and glasses. Everything will look cleaner and more finished."
  • "Use your best silver and glasses every day."
  • "Invest in a set of matched wooden hangers for your closet."
  • "Tack nailheads on a plain, inexpensive ottoman."
  • "Rearrange your living room. Instead of one big seating area in the middle of the room, break it up into two smaller, cozier seating areas."


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beingtazim beingtazim 9 years
i like the replace house numbers tip, especially - it really makes a big difference!
bizzybee bizzybee 9 years
I just rearranged my sleeping, working and living room spaces in my loft. My primary motive was a gift I'd received for Christmas but I was also thinking a few changes might be nice. Well, I love the results! I'm totally loving the new flow and organization of my nest. Also Ikea sells inexpensive wooden hangers fyi ...
emalove emalove 9 years
I like the idea of changing the seating areas in your living room...I'll have to consider that.
aimeeb aimeeb 9 years
Quick and refreshing...
Marseeah Marseeah 9 years
I love the seating arrangement idea. And the cabinet idea.
Lovely_1 Lovely_1 9 years
These are quick yet very good tips on re-vamping your home :)
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