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The One Thing Airbnb Hosts Wish You Would Stop Doing — Kitchn

by Apartment Therapy from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jul 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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Take a Fresh Look at Your Decor: Affordable Mirrors $40 and Up — Apartment Therapy Marketplace

by Lauren Hannel from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jul 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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We spend our days scouring the Marketplace for gems you can't find anywhere else. Buy and sell with over 200,000 neighbors who love quality home furnishings and good design. You likely don't need convincing on the aesthetic and functional appeal of a mirror: aside from knowing that it can make a space feel larger and reflect light around a room, sometimes you just want something to make your space a little bit prettier. We've rounded up the top Marketplace mirrors for every design style, and (most importantly) all for a great deal. READ MORE »

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Before & After: A "Beyond Hope" Garage-Turned-Studio Gets a New Lease on Life — Dwell

by Nancy Mitchell from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jul 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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In its prior condition, a lot of people would have written off this little building as too far gone to save. The 320-square-foot standalone garage was covered in decades' worth of grease and oil from its past life as an auto body shop—and also it was falling apart. But where others saw a teardown, one architect saw potential. READ MORE »

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Before & After: A Little Chair's Upholstery Gets a Spray Paint Makeover

by Apartment Therapy Submissions from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jul 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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Emma's vintage chair had a lovely shape and good bones, it just looked a little bit tired. Not fully ready to commit to a reupholstery project, she opted to spray paint her chair and go jewel tone. READ MORE »

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The Most Underrated Color for Interiors (& How To Make It Work) — Palette Pleaser

by Arlyn Hernandez from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jul 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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(Image credit: Midwest Living ) Not long ago, we proclaimed that blue was the most popular color in home decor. But if we had to take a guess as to what might be the most underrated? Well...that would be purple. READ MORE »

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Best "Better the Longer You Use Them" Cotton and Linen Sheets — Annual Guide 2017

by Maxwell Ryan from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jul 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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There is nothing more classic-yet-comforting than well-worn sheets that feel cool and comfortable as you climb into bed on a hot summer night. It's a wonderful feeling that, by its nature, can only be "earned" over time. To have perfectly worn-in sheets, you need to use and enjoy them for a good long time, and to do that, you have to start with quality, go-the-distance bedding. Here are some of our favorite sources for exactly those type of sheets, the well-made, cool, and crisp cottons and linens that slowly relax into your favorite thing in the bedroom. READ MORE »

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A Handmade Brooklyn Home That Maximizes Space With Style — House Call

by Apartment Therapy Submissions from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jul 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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Name: Ali and Chip, their poodle Gigi and cat Dinah Location: Cobble Hill — Brooklyn, New York The basics: 3 years, owned — 475 square feet Ali and Chip's Brooklyn condo has the sort of hazy cool that many aspire to. It comes from pouring yourself into the space like the pair has, tackling most of the updates and renovations themselves, and slowly filling it with personal pieces. READ MORE »

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Three Roommates Share a Small Attic Apartment in Oakland — House Tour

by Esteban Cortez from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jul 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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Name: Helen , David and Nami (plus their cats Boogie and Sammie) Location: Lower Bottoms — Oakland, California Size: ~600 square feet Years lived in: 5 years Helen, David and Nami live in a two-bedroom attic apartment in a historic mansion that was converted to apartments. The space has its perks, such as the walls painted yellow (Helen's favorite color) and its convenience to downtown Oakland and public transit. But the awkward attic space also has its drawbacks: small windows resulting in low light, weird ceilings angles, and a tiny kitchen. Despite that, the three roommates admit that its awkwardness has made coming up with solutions a fun challenge. READ MORE »

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3 New Ways to Make the Most of Amazon Prime (And Even Score Free Stuff)

by Melissa Massello from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jul 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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Did you miss Prime Day? Don't fret, bargain shoppers: Amazon has been quietly rolling out other programs. Between the new #TreasureTruck rolling through cities, starting with Amazon's hometown of Seattle, to (essentially) free sample boxes and a new shoppable feed of photo stories called Spark, the retail giant wants to surprise and delight you with savings throughout the year — maybe even help you score a bunch of free stuff. READ MORE »

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Harmony at Home: Create a Design Connection Across Rooms

by Adrienne Breaux from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jul 26, 2017 01:06 AM
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The rooms in Diana Marsh 's Ann Arbor home are lovely on many levels. She absolutely nails many design principles, like symmetry and balance, in the individual spaces, making each room an inspiring composition. But something else stood out to me as I scrolled through the photos of her home; she simultaneously created connections across the rooms, upping the harmony of her home. READ MORE »

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