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How to patch a hole in the wall (and why)

June 10, 2019

How to patch a hole in the wall (and why)

A friend recently admitted to me that the bare walls of her home were not a continuation of her journey towards Minimalism, but due to the fact she was afraid to put hooks in the wall.  What? “I’m renting” she explained. “I’m not going to put hooks and holes in the walls because it will cause problems when I leave.” 
Read on to learn how easy it is to repair a hole and the benefits to causing a little damage. 

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"My expensive-looking IKEA cabinet"

November 15, 2018

"My expensive-looking IKEA cabinet"

This post comes via Laila Ayoubi and her blog 'Lilzyliz.' She recently made-over an IKEA Besta sideboard, transforming it from a Scandi staple into a luxe and expensive-looking Hamptons hero! Laila shows how the project came together. With her permission, we've shared her photos and provided a link to the full post. Enjoy!

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