Look For Less: Recreating Your Favorite Eclectic Rooms On A Budget

by Jennifer Farley

Eclectic style is defined by interiors with not only varied styles, but also a variety of eras, color palettes, and textures. It is a style where the goal is to look "collected" over time. An eclectic space can have more "splurges" for higher end pieces because the cost of the space is spread out over time...sometimes years. Today I'm going to recreate budget friendly versions of some of my favorite eclectic spaces to show you that these rooms can be accomplished affordably.   

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10 Ways To Get That Christmas-y Feeling

by Mod Home Ec Teacher

10 Ways To Get That Christmas-y Feeling

Each year, I never really feel Christmas-y until the week before, and then it totally overtakes me.  So, if you're like me, here are 10 things you can do that are sure to lift you up and out from Scrooge's grip.

Warning: once you start this program, you suddenly feel warm and tingly all over.  There's even the possibility your eyes will tear up while watching Christmas shows.

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Design Your Own Dutchie Cruiser

by Mod Home Ec Teacher

Design Your Own Dutchie Cruiser

Urban Outfitters has joined forces with Republic Bikes to let you design your own custom, retro flavored, yet modernly styled Plato Dutch bike. It's like putting together a great outfit, only better. Pick out colors for  your frame, saddle, grips, chaincase, tires and skirt. The Dutchie is a single speed workhorse with old school practicality. It's budget friendly at only $399 and they'll ship it to your door. These photos prove that bicycles are very photogenic...

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