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How to Make Cut Flowers Last Longer
Do your store-bought flowers fade too soon? Get expert advice on helping them stay fresh There’s nothing quite like a colorful bunch of fresh flowers to make the world feel like a better place. In terms of home decor, they’re a quick, affordable fix and a great way to stay in tune with the changing seasons. The following tips are for making your bouquet last longer. Act fast. When you get back from the shop or market, take your flowers out of their packaging right away, cut the stems and put the blooms in fresh water. Don’t give them a...
10 Ideas for Displaying Common Objects as Unexpected Works of Art on Wall
There are plenty of ways to give life to bare walls. With some creative placement, a colorful collection of vintage bingo cards, weather vanes, a gnarled branch, mismatched framed mirrors or anything else you like can become an eye-catching wall installation and an expression of your personal style. Take a look at these 10 ideas for displaying common objects as unexpected works of art. EmailSave 1. Weather vanes. Collections of almost any kind have the potential to make great wall pieces, but objects with interesting patterns, colors, shapes or expressions especially add character to a room. Take a look at this...
Lovely Small Balcony Ideas
10 lovely small balconies. Enough space for a small table + 2 chairs, a very comfy bench seat w outdoor cushion and gorgeous pillows, my collection of small Australian native plants, my attempts at growing edibles, a couple small and quirky decorative items, and a little of space in the corner for my compost. 💗 It's a tough place to be permanently, but it's gorgeous and a great afternoon hangout.
10 Tips for Getting a Dining Room Rug Just Right
Finding a dining room rug that is both practical and stylish is no easy feat. Fluffy pile can permanently trap every crumb from the table. Too-small rugs can trip up chairs. But a good rug can bring color, texture, warmth and style to the dining room — making the hunt well worth the effort. Read on for 10 tips for choosing the just-right rug for this hardworking room. 1. Err on the side of too big. A dining room rug should have at least 24 inches of extra room on all sides of the dining table to allow enough space...
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Special Offer of June 7% off entire order • No purchase limit Code: paintingforhome Free Shipping for ALL art paintings Paintingforhome creates art in museum quality canvas and high quality oil paint. Fine art is not far from you. We have professional artists of different painting subjects and art styles. Our painting subjects include Abstract Art, Landscape Art, Flower Art, Flower Field Painting, Mediterranean Sea Art, Seascape Art and so on.