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Ode to Orange

Why do I love orange? Maybe because it looks good on me. It’s energetic but it isn’t angry and aggressive like red. It’s happy but it isn’t overly cheerful like yellow. It’s not showy like hot pink but it’s also … Continue reading

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Decorating on the cheap.

Big Guns is a typical aesthetically challenged boy, i.e. a big TV and comfy sofa is pretty much all he needs. But he’s also human and can appreciate a nicely decorated space; he just doesn’t know how to get there … Continue reading

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How to gussy up a pair of Ikea curtains.

Take a pair of $14.99 plain curtains from Ikea like these: A couple of rolls of ribbon from Joanne’s and package of iron-on fabric adhesive and voila: You know, I actually used to be a fairly competent photographer. Apparently that’s … Continue reading

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