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Perfectly “Effortless” Style

Effortless style. If you find beauty in life’s flaws then this home design style will fit you perfectly. The beauty is found unconventionally in the mistakes, or purposefully distressed design tropes. Throwing something together in an “unorganized” way can either work, or not. When it works, it can be effortlessly chic. But when there’s something that is effortless you should know there’s an immense amount of e
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Grayson 6 Piece Dining Set

Choosing the Perfect Dining Room Table

The time we realized that a dining room table was important, was the day we moved into a house with a dining room. Before that, we made due with small bar/pub style tables, used more for throwing our mail on top of than eating dinner. That was saved for the couch. But a dining table is a gathering place for guests, family, and friends, and when you have a very special one, it can be the focal point of your home. You
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Staycation

6 Ways to Enjoy a Staycation

Are you unable to take a vacation away this year? Well, that’s okay…your home can feel like vacation without even leaving. And then instead of a week’s vacation it can last ALL summer long. Are you sold? Let’s get into the details that can make all the difference! Vacation Starts in the Morning. Instead of dreading the mornings, make the mornings as enticing at home as they are on vacation. Most people don’t have an
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Clutter Free Kitchen

4 Ways to Create a Joy-Filled, Clutter-Free Kitchen

There’s an old saying: where there is a kitchen there is clutter. Okay, that’s not really a saying but how true it is! There is no place in the house that is quite so prone to clutter than the kitchen. Typically, it’s the hub of the home and therefore, a drop off zone, it’s a place where accessories and appliances collect (dust) and snack food pile up on the counters and spill out of cabinets. Let’s fix the clutter a
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Home Makeover

Home Makeover: Where to Begin?

When it comes to home projects, everyone needs a starting point but sometimes it’s difficult to find it! Are you eager to begin but you’re too busy standing in the middle of the whirlwind that needs to be done? Here’s your help! One Piece at a Time  Room by room can be the best way to work when you’re thinking about re-doing everything. Start in the hallway if you’re feeling overwhelmed. Chances are the hallway doesn
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Clutter-Free Space

A Clutter-Free Living Room

Here are top three ways people want their living room to feel like: Beautiful Comfortable Well-Used   The first two are self-explanatory but the third item means finding a place for everything (and everything in its place). This can also be known as “clutter-free.” In a living room where clutter tends to accumulate often and quickly, it’s helpful to have options that can lasso the clutter while still looking bea
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Marble

Marble and Marbella: What’s the Difference, and Why We Love Both!

Yesterday in a Facebook Live video, American Freight buyer, Mia, introduced us all to the Greystone Dining Set with a gorgeous authentic Spanish marble table top. She explained how special marble is but she only has so much time and there’s SO MUCH MORE that can be said about marble. So, we’re going to dive a little deeper about how marble is formed and why it’s so unique, how to tell the difference between mar
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May Checklist

May Home Checklist

Yikes, we’re already into the second week of May, but there’s still plenty of days to check items off your list! This month is all about preparation and maintenance so you can actually spend time relaxing and enjoying the summer, and not roughing it preforming hard labor. Mother’s Day is just around the corner (don’t forget your mom!) and Memorial Day is at the end of the month and that is usually the perfect long we
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Kitchen Storage

Storage Organization Ideas for Your Kitchen

Ask anyone and the chances are very good that they are currently striving to be more organized. Personally, my main issue is creating, and maintaining, organization in the kitchen specifically. It can get messy and cluttered, and reach that stage of chaos, FAST. It doesn’t take much to make a mess: preparing family meals, packing lunches for school, all of the used utensils and appliances, AS WELL as everything else
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Colors

5 Unexpected Colors for Your Bedroom

Trying to decide on a new color for your bedroom? Why not make it a little unexpected? Take a chance and consider these lush, luxurious colors. Orange Ya Glad We Picked Orange? We’re presenting the color first that may fill you with the most skepticism: orange. In a bedroom. Really? No matter if you pick an orange that has red undertones, or yellow ones, it’s still warm, comfortable, and luscious.      
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