Dawn Dilcher

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Flower Glossary: Queen Anne’s Lace

Queen Anne’s lace will forever remind me of field hockey. Growing up, I would spend the end of each summer practicing with our school’s field hockey …

Flower Glossary: Scilla Peruviana

There are flowers like peonies and roses that seem so soft and recognizable and then there are flowering plants like <i>this</i>, the wildly unique <i>Scilla</i> …

12 Flower-Themed DIY Projects for Spring

It must be the warm weather and sunshine, because I ended up creating a flower theme with today’s posts that I didn’t see coming. With every corner …

A Childhood Home Transformed

Chris and Amber Earl have only lived in their home for two years, but Chris’ history with the house goes back all the way to his childhood. In the …

20 Multi-Color Images to Inspire Color at Home

When one color palette just won’t do, sometimes you have to create a whole new category. Last month’s DS Hashtag Challenge was all about COLOR and …

Before & After: A Studio Apartment Is Brought To Life With Color

Like many things in life, a studio apartment can be both awesome and horrible—it really all depends on your perspective. On one hand, studios are a …

Water With Flat Club Soda + Other Tips for Keeping Healthier Plants

When I finally killed my low-light, hard-to-kill ZZ Plant, I knew plants just weren't "my thing." In a last-ditch effort to save the rest of my …

Plants

10 Common Rental Kitchen Frustrations, and How to Fix Them

Rental kitchen challenges range from minor annoyances to serious, hair-pulling frustrations. But before you go and break your lease, consider this: …

Kitchens

Apartment Therapy

Try This: Paint Your Ceiling the Same Color as Your Walls--> http://apttherapy.com/1fQegAY<p>One of our favorite new tricks for sprucing up your home? …

Apartment Therapy

Tons of Small Kitchen Design Ideas Worth Saving --> http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/small-kitchen-design-ideas-…<p>We see a lot of great small kitchens, …

Decorating With Fresh Cut Greens

Why do flowers get all the credit? These bright, beautiful leaves deserve their own vase and pedestal, too. For those of you who want to add some …

Candles

Ideas for Old-Fashioned Kitchen?

(Image credit: Maja)<p><b>Q:</b> I just signed a lease on a lovely apartment in a great location, with plenty of light and hardwood floors. If we don't look at …

Storage Ideas

Apartment Therapy

Tell Us: Do Your Kids Have Twin or Double Beds?http://apttherapy.com/R3Qr33<p>I've been noticing a surprising trend with a lot of my friends with …

Apartment Therapy

Top 10 Best & Easiest Herbs to Grow in Your Garden (And How to Use Them) --> http://apttherapy.com/1nMq2El<p>Planning an herb garden this summer? Here …

Meg & Joe's "In Full Bloom" House Tour — House Tour Greatest Hits

Pin it <b>Name:</b> Meg, Joe, & Wells Piercy and their toy poodle Jack <b><br>Location:</b> Uptown; Chicago, IL <b><br>Size:</b> 2,400 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1 year; ownedIn Meg …

Living Rooms

The Color Wheel

(Image credit: Dabney Frake)<p>The color wheel is a basic tool for decorating, especially for beginners. It's your guide to choosing color schemes that …

Home Decorating