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Abigail Sawyer

Abigail Sawyer is a Social Media Marketer for Blinds.com. As a newlywed, she’s on the hunt to outfit a new home with all things handmade, preppy and eclectic. Walking in the footsteps of Martha Stewart, she’s happiest when she’s crafting or whipping up a new recipe; although nothing beats curling up with a good book and some Girl Scout Cookies. Chat with her on twitter @BlindsDotCom + @whatabigailsaw and support her rampant pinning habit at @BlindsDotCom + @whatabigailsaw.

9 Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

  • The Kitchn Cookbook

Need last minute Mother’s Day gift ideas? We’ve got 9 heartfelt gifts you can make or buy in time for Mothers Day. 1. DIY Herb Box Surprise mom with a ready-made herb garden that will freshen up her cooking all...

What are Faux Wood Shutters Made Of?

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Plantation shutters last a lifetime and do amazing things for your home’s retail value. However, there’s something you should consider before you put shutters in every room in your home. Kitchens and bathrooms have changing temperatures and humidity that can make them...

Blinds for Odd Shaped Windows: Circle, Oval, Octagon + Triangles

How to cover an oval window

Specialty shape windows like circles, ovals and octagons can often be found in upper floors and attics as a decorative element in the roof’s gable. Triangle windows are found in similar spaces and often get their shape by following...

Blinds for Trapezoid Windows

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Trapezoid windows, also called angle-bottom or angle-top windows are often found along the roofline above traditional rectangular windows. Because of their odd shape, they can be a particular challenge to cover, but there are a few options we recommend....

The Woven Wood Shade Feature You’ll Wish You Had

Designers and homeowners alike are in love with the texture and dimension that bamboo shades bring to windows. Not to mention the gorgeous filtered light. However, there’s something important you should know before you try to replicate the look you...

What are Faux Wood Blinds Made Of?

What are faux wood blinds made of

Faux Wood Blinds (pronounced like “throw”) are Blinds.com’s most popular window treatments. Our customers love them because they’re cost efficient, easy to clean and durable. The manmade materials make these blinds safe for areas like the kitchen and bathroom which have...

14 Offbeat Ways to Decorate Easter Eggs

  • Easter Eggs dyed with Silk Ties
  • Marbled Easter Eggs
  • Decoupage Eggs
  • Heart Dyed Eggs
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  • Marbled Eggs Made with Nail Polish
  • Inspirational Easter Eggs
  • Ombre blue Easter Eggs
  • Golden Easter Eggs
  • Brown Easter Eggs

Whether you have kids, or just want to re-connect with your inner child, dyeing eggs is a wonderful way to celebrate with friends and family. Mix up your typical food coloring dyeing technique with more advanced easter egg ideas. Naturally...

Window Coverings for Sliding Glass Doors That Are Actually Cute

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Sliding glass doors give us beautiful views and easy access to the backyard. Most of the time all that sunshine is  welcome, but blinding glare is no fun. Plus, sometimes you don’t want the neighbors to see right into your home. That’s...