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What’s Hot on Pinterest – Blinds.com’s Most Pinnable Products

Pinterest is a redecorator’s dream. Whether you’re knocking down walls next week, or dreaming about a project a few years out, it’s wonderful to be able to save all of your ideas in one organized place. We want you to be able to plan your decorating down to the last detail, so we’ve made our photos extra easy to pin. Read on to see the window coverings that our customers are pinning the most. Top 3 Blinds.com Products on Pinterest:     1. Norman 2″ Faux Wood Blinds Faux Wood Blinds are one of our most popular window coverings because they give you the look of real wood at a more affordable price, and there’s no risk of warping.Norman Faux Wood…

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4 Ideas for a Happier Kitchen – Pinterest Fab 4

Put Some Pep Into Your Food Prep! 1. Paint Your Cabinets Sea Glass Green- Although Emerald is the darling of the design world right now, it’s softer cousin, Sea Glass, is sweeping the fashion community with it’s throwback feel. Where Emerald energizes, Sea Glass brings serenity. On cabinets, this jadeite hue will give your kitchen nostalgic charm, and will calm even the most hectic meals.   2. Create an Herb Garden With Old Tea Tins – Caring for plants has been proven to reduce stress. Seeing something green in your life, especially during a dreary winter, will give you a mood boosting connection to nature. Save money at the grocery store by starting an herb garden on your kitchen windowsill….

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Manly Super Bowl Decor

r January 26, 2013 | B As Seen On..., Home Decor, Pinterest Faves

Make your Big Game decorating score big! From beer cans to helmets filled with queso, we’ve all seen our not-so-fair share of groan-worthy decorating audibles when it comes to Super Bowl parties. It’s not too late to make your tailgate a little more classy. Here are just a few tips for manly Super Bowl decor. Team Themes One of the easiest ways to bring a little gusto to the gridiron is already pre-packaged for you in the form of team colors. Whether you’re rooting for the Baltimore Ravens or the San Francisco 49ers, you can find all kinds of color-themed items in blacks and purples or golds and reds. Silverware, dishes, throw pillows, flags — all of these can easily…

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Breathe New Life into Winter Days – Pinterest Fab 4

Feeling the winter blues after weeks of grey days? Create an indoor oasis from all things cold and bland that will brighten your spirits until spring comes. Our favorite Pinterest picks will rejuvenate your home as you reconnect with nature and create cozy spaces to finish out your hibernation. 1. See the Sea – This nautical influenced decor won’t be found on any other beach house on the block. Natural elements are always in style, but keep the look modern by mixing clean lines and unruly organic pieces. 2. Set a New Benchmark – Add extra cushiness and eclectic charm to your kitchen table by replacing a few chairs with a plush high backed bench. Crisp stripes add formality to the…

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5 Ways to Get Your Life in Order – Home Organization

r January 13, 2013 | B DIY Projects, Home Decor, Pinterest Faves

We all need some catharsis from stress, busy schedules and problems out or our control every once and a while.  Already have your window decor under wraps?  Let’s keep it moving! Here are a few home organization solutions that we hope will empower you with a feeling of accomplishment. Save Space with a Spinning Rack For Condiments Are you pulling a muscle trying to reach for condiments in the pantry and not knock over all the rest? Keep jars and bottles at your fingertips by loading them all on a tiered rotating rack. This will help you use deep cabinets efficiently and will allow you to pull something from the back without taking everything off of the shelf. If you have scant…

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Resolve to Restyle – New Years Decorating Resolutions

After the rush of the holidays, December 31st can sneak up on you. Many of us wrack our brains to come up with heartfelt and realistic resolutions as the ball is dropping, but don’t let the NYE pressure get to you. If redecorating is on your radar for 2013, we’ll help you get to the heart of your wishes for your home, and give you tools to make them a reality. Start with the Spaces You Love If you know your home is due for a design refresh but are at a loss for where to start, ask yourself these questions: Where do I spend the most time? What piece have I been meaning to replace for years? What areas…

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Christmas Recipes + Kitchen Fun

r December 22, 2012 | B DIY Projects, Pinterest Faves, Seasonal Trends

One of our favorite things about Christmas time is making memories with friends and family in the kitchen. Today we’re sharing our favorite holiday recipes with you can whip up with loved ones this holiday season. Cook Up Some Holiday Cheer!   Peppermint White Chocolate Popcorn   This popcorn concoction will be irresistible to guests from 1 to 92, and it’s a snap to make! Here’s What you Need: 2 bags microwave popcorn, popped (18-20 cups) 1 6oz box candy canes or peppermint rounds, crushed 1 package Almond Bark 1 tsp peppermint extract or a few drops of peppermint oil & Salt to taste Place popcorn in a very large bowl or disposable roasting dish.  Pour crushed candy canes on top of…

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Deck Your Holiday Windows – Holiday Kitchen window decor

You’ve taken the time to adorn nearly every square inch of your home for the Holidays, but what about the windows? Because you have beautiful window coverings hanging in every frame (if you don’t, you should!) your guest’s eyes will naturally be drawn to your windows. Why not give them a little something to look at? Read on for beaucoups of festive ways to dress up your kitchen windows. Make a Merry Scene in Your Kitchen Window With family meals and parties galore, Christmas is often accompanied by more time in the kitchen. Make your cooking space a warm and inviting place to gather by decking  the kitchen window with boughs and bells. If you want to give your winter decor a…

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Deck Your Holiday Windows – Christmas Window Decals DIY

r December 20, 2012 | B DIY Projects, Pinterest Faves, Seasonal Trends

The holidays are fast approaching, but we’ll help you get in some easy last minute holiday decorating with our tutorial for DIY Christmas Window Decals. This simple holiday decoration adds street side cheer to homes, apartments, and would be gorgeous for Christmas window displays in retail shops. Plus, the whole family can get in on this project! DIY Christmas Window Decals: First, clean your window surface with glass cleaner and a soft, lint-free cloth. You can show off your finished creation to neighbors and passers-by by choosing a street facing window, or add unexpected cheer inside your house by placing smaller decals on mirrors in the bathroom or entry way. Next, select a design. We’ve collected some ideas below, but…

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Christmas Gifts for Dudes

r December 20, 2012 | B DIY Projects, Pinterest Faves

Sometimes the holiday season feels like a giant brain teaser, where the goal lies in finding just the right thing for that special someone. But in recent years, selecting the perfect gift for a dad, brother, husband, boyfriend or any dude in general has become an exercise in purchasing a simple gift card. For anyone out there tired of doing the gift card shuffle with the men in their life, here is a list of Christmas Gifts for Dudes. DIY Gifts for Men It’s so rare to receive a handmade gift these days that it becomes instantly memorable. To deliver that extra personal touch, here are some ideas for do-it-yourself gifts for men. Whether you make it yourself or buy…

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