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Makeover Tour: A Stylish, Light-Filled Senior Home Makeover with Designer Emily Henderson

by Capree K
Makeover Tour: A Stylish, Light-Filled Senior Home Makeover with Designer Emily Henderson

If you've spent any time on the Internet in the last few years or have ever watched HGTV, you're familiar with Emily Henderson. On top of being a wildly talented interior designer, she's also one of the funniest and most down-to-earth people around. We are beyond thrilled, then, to share this month's Makeover Tour and get a behind-the-scenes look at the room Emily recently transformed for Fran Ferguson, a resident at an assisted living center.

Read on to see how Emily tackled the unique challenges of this room, including her tips for creating a stylish living space for seniors -- and more! 

    

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Rusty Plant Stand turned End Table Makeover

by Brittni Mehlhoff

credit: Smile and Wave [http://smileandwave.typepad.com/blog/2013/04/40-projects-plant-stand-to-end-table-diy.html]

If you're looking for a small table or stand for a couple of knick knacks or spring plants, check out this DIY for converting a rusty plant stand into an end table.    

credit: Smile and Wave [http://smileandwave.typepad.com/blog/2013/04/40-projects-plant-stand-to-end-table-diy.html]

Rachel from Smile and Wave had been using a plant stand in her bedroom to display, well, plants of course, but one day realized it would be made even better with a wood top. I agree. What about you?

For the full tutorial and more photos, visit Smile and Wave.

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Roundup: 12 Dresser and Nightstand Makeover Projects

by Brittni Mehlhoff

Roundup: 12 Dresser and Nightstand Makeover Projects

Yesterday, I rounded up  bold, bedroom eye candy; and I'll be honest, I'm still on a bedroom kick today. I know you love makeover projects almost as much as I do, so let's explore the world of bedroom dressers and nightstands today, with a before and after twist. I think you'll be pleasantly surprised by how easy (and awesome) many of these makeover projects actually are.   

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