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3 Cute DIY Gift Wrap Ideas

December 11, 2018

These simple seasonal wrapping projects upcycle materials, incorporate new festive items, and inspire both the gift giver and recipient. Sure, you can buy gorgeous, expensive gift wrap—or you can dress up what you’ve got using simple things around the house (or a few essentials from our Holiday Shop). Here are three ways to surprise your…

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You Still Haven’t Tried Rope Décor?

October 28, 2016 1

After spending the summer bouncing along the Eastern seaboard at friends’ homes, I can confirm this truth: You can shake the sand from your sandals, but it sticks in your mind. That explains my current obsession with rope design. It oozes sailor chic and utilitarian charm in every season. Designers and DIYers alike use it…

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What to Winterize Now, Soon or Later in Your Home

October 21, 2016 2

Pardon the interruption from enjoying fall, but a more frigid season is around the corner. There’s no need to rush to tackle every single winterizing task by next weekend. Instead, use this prioritized list to maximize your time, minimize your stress, and get back to your Pumpkin Spice Latte Cupcakes, stat! Now, You Should… Insulate…

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How to Extend the Life of Your Lawn Mower

August 12, 2016

At this point in the summer, your hardworking lawn mower probably looks like a hot, dirty mess. What’s worse, all that excess gunk and debris can decrease your lawn mower’s life and performance (and increase your frustration). Here’s how to make sure your mower remains a clean, mean, reliable cutting machine. Aerate the Air Filter…

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Brewing Your Own Beer Is So Easy!

July 20, 2016

As many as 1.2 million Americans brew their own beer, according to a survey conducted by the American Homebrewers Association. If they can do it, so can you! The process is easier than you might think. With the right tools in hand, you’ll soon feel a sense of pride when you brew your own tasty beer. And…

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