Heather Chapman

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12 Unbelievably Colorful Living Rooms

So you’ve got an outrageously colorful couch picked out, but how exactly will you fit it into your interior design scheme? Here are 12 inspiring ideas for infusing all the color you want into a chic living room.<p>1. Danish Colors and Patterns: Kind of obsessed with the hot pink fork and knife on the …

Living Rooms

15 Clever Ways to Decorate Your Non-Working Fireplace

Live in an apartment or home with a gorgeous but totally non-functional fireplace? We recently received a note from a reader asking us for help on decorating her non-working fireplace and decided to round up 15 of our favorite decor options. Be sure to stay tuned later this week for our own hack on …

Living Rooms

100 Ways to Repurpose Everything (Mega Roundup!)

Think this title is a tall order? Well, you’re in for a post of epic eco-tastic proportions. So epic that you may need to give your computer or mobile device an extra moment to load all of our pretty pictures.<p>Seeing as we love to repurpose just about anything under the sun, we’re celebrating Earth …

Wall Art

10 Ways to Turn Your Digital Photos into Real Life Objects

So you have an archive of 2,286 photos on your smartphone? More like 4,722? Us too! Aside from making a new Facebook album every week or posting to Instagram on the hour every hour, it’s hard to know what exactly to <i>do</i> with all of these photos.<p>We’re especially thinking about those ones that are so …

Wall Art

I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for PB&J Ice Cream Sandwiches!

Our ode to PB&J continues this week with a dessert mash-up of the classic sandwich. What’s not to like here? Peanut butter and jelly? Good. Cookies and ice cream? Good. Combine them all together and you have a delightful dish that you may find yourself eating for lunch instead of the traditional …

Dessert

6 All-Natural Cleaners and 25 Ways to Use Them

The ongoing war between your desire to save money, save the earth, and save your house from dust and dirt can now end peacefully. Here are 6 all natural and all powerful cleaners that will cost you hardly anything, contain nothing toxic, and have incredible cleaning powers.<p>1. <b>Salt</b> (table works but …

Cleaning

20 DIY Rugs to Brighten Up Your Space

A few weeks ago, we shared 25 of the prettiest rugs you can buy online, and now we’re here to say, “Why buy when you can DIY?” If you’ve got a Saturday bookmarked for crafting in the near future, any of these 20 tutorials is a great way to add a little pep to your space, whether for the office or …

Home Decorating

A Fashionable Way to Roll Up Your Cords

How do you keep your cords in order when you travel? If you’re like most, you probably toss them all in a bag, making for one big tangled mess. In the interest of spring cleaning and decluttering our lives, we decided to create our own spin on this clever cord roll recently spotted on Etsy. It’s a …

Headphones

Bottles Up! 20 Ways to Repurpose Your Bottles

Who says mason jars are the only containers hot on the repurposing scene? Bottles are where it’s at, especially after <i>poppin’ bottles in the ice, like a blizzard</i>.<p>But for real, after your next big shindig, be sure to save a few of those glass <i>and</i> plastic bottles to make your own take on any of these …

Glassware

How to Make a Twisted Rope Rug

All those creative rug DIYS from our roundup last week were so inspiring, don’t you think? We particularly loved the rug Free People made for their window display, but we wanted to make one that is a little more durable and quicker. So, we did a little brainstorming and experimenting to come up …

Pad

20 Colorful, Creative, and Comfy Couches

What good is a cozy cabin or beautiful bedroom without the perfect couch? Throw a Hudson Bay blanket on any one of these, and you’ve got an instant nook that’s as comfy as it is stylish.<p>1. Tufty Time Sofa: This is the sectional gone modern. Choose one or two colors and arrange any way you please.<p>2. …

Sofa