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Featured Friday: Young Parisian Bed with Bench and Two Ottomans

Featured Friday: Young Parisian Bed with Bench and Two Ottomans

Don’t Miss Out on American Freight’s Black Friday Special! Get a brand new bedroom set for your child’s room…The Young Parisian Padded Bed is the perfect holiday gift! Shown here in a deep chocolate brown upholstery, the Young Parisian is also available in pink and purple, and the set is available with a padded headboard adorned with silver detail trim, a padded storage bench, and two round ottomans with a padded qui
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Abilene Tobacco Power Cuddler Recliner

Featured Friday: Abilene Tobacco Power Cuddler Recliner

Are you hosting a big dinner next week? Or are you planning ahead for holiday guests? Then you’re not only going to need more seating, but you’re going to want to treat yourself! Give yourself the best seat in the house…the seat of honor. The beautiful tobacco brown Abilene Tobacco Power Cuddler Recliner features Performance, leather-like fabric with a very natural grain texture, and a marbled rich red undertone, cov
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Empty Nest

Empty Nest, Extra Room: Ideas for a Grown Child’s Room

Your nest is empty?! Finally! Your grown kids are gone and the house is all yours again! For whatever reason, they have moved out: school, work, does it matter? Now you have one, or more, glorious vacant room(s). Sure there are the obvious uses for an extra bedroom, like a guest bedroom or office, but we know you have something else in mind. Think about your personal interests (remember those?) and construct a space
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Make Your Apartment Feel Like Home

Make Your New Apartment Feel Like Home

Decorating a new home is challenging. It can put a strain on a household budget, and it’s tough to figure out how to get your home to look exactly as you have pictured, if you’re not a professional. An apartment is even more challenging as the space may be smaller, but it is harder to get into a mentality of decorating for permanence when you know you may not live there for a long period of time. First, your home, no
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Small Bedroom? Small Problem.

Is your bedroom not all that you’ve dreamed it would be? Do you sit on your bed to use your desk? Is there just a very small perimeter to walk next to your bed? Then this is all for you! Let’s stop using words like ‘small’ and ‘cramped.’ Let’s start using words like ‘cozy’ and ‘quaint.’ Okay. Is your mind set changing? You can do so much CUTE in a small, we mean cozy, bedroom. Have you heard decorating cozy bedrooms
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Back to School

Make Your Dorm Room Your Home Away From Home

The college dorms: where you have half a room (more or less) to make completely your own. Freeeeeeeedom! Except there might be some rules. What you can use to hang pictures on the walls. Or the very limited ways that you can arrange your space: do the beds have to stay bunked? Can they fit in the room in any other way? So, read your rule books, talk to you RA, and try some furniture moving first, and then read this f
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Give the Appearance of ‘Adulting’ at Home

You have a job. You pay your bills. And you have your own home. But maybe you don’t feel like such a grown-up. How can you fake it? How can you give the appearance to others, and start convincing yourself, that you’re succeeding at this so-called adult life? Like, with many things, it all begins at home. The Bathroom: It’s the first sign of adulthood. Why? Because think about what your bathroom looked like when you w
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Green Home

Easy, Affordable, and Eco-Friendly

These days it’s relatively easy to be environmentally conscious. Taking the steps to put that consciousness into action can be a little more difficult especially incorporating that state of mind into your home. Recycling bin, check. Compost pile in the garden, done. But what do you do inside your home, or with your furniture? Where to begin with your “greenness”? It can be easy and it doesn’t have to mean a major rem
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Create a Better Bedroom for Sleep

If you’re not getting a good night’s sleep and your bedroom is to blame, something is wrong. And it can be fixed. It’s time to rearrange and redecorate to promote the best sleep that you can possibly have. Let’s rethink, redo, and relax! Let your mind rest. And how do you do that? Well, take out clutter that busies your brain. Clear out your bedroom in such a way that anything that you look at, doesn’t require though
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Trim Your Decorating Budget

It sounds difficult. It sounds like you have to pick between your dream home design style, and spending money. And you may have to make some allowances when decorating on a budget but it doesn’t have to mean you have to give up everything. Let’s do it right!  There’s some basic decisions that will help keep a budget under control without sacrificing fun: Choose a simple color palette of classic finishes that won’t go
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