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Try This: Mulling Spice Simmer Pot Recipe

by M.E. Gray

How to make your home instantly smell like autumn with this fall simmer pot recipe

We're getting to that time of year where two different things are happening: parties are picking up, and the cold weather is forcing us to spend more time indoors. So... basically the perfect combination for some cozy aromatherapy! The fall season has so many distinct smells associated with it - like crisp winds, earthy leaves, fresh rain - and one of the most recognizable scent combinations is that of mulling spices. Whether you have a dinner party coming up, or simply want to flood your home with the scents of the season, this quick fall simmer pot is sure to do the trick.         

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5 Oh-So-Orange Bathrooms

by DIY Maven

5 Oh-So-Orange Bathrooms

Are you chrysophobic? If so, you may want to turn away because this post will give you a case of the yips something fierce. What IS chrysophobia? Take a look at these pictures and take a guess. 

   

Orange has never been so minimal as it is in this bathroom.

created at: 05/19/2011

The the tile choice in this example helps bridge a gap between modern and traditional. 

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An addition of flowers, fish and pencils makes this a darling children's...

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Keep Your 'Fridge Fresh with Salt-Packed Citrus Peels.

by Chris Gardner

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Um...the fridge funk. Everyone gets it, no one wants it, and that box of baking soda your grandma (and I) told you to keep in there doesn't always kill it entirely.

As a fresh alternative, Paulina sent in this idea to TipNut: simply cut the fruit out of an orange (lemon, lime, tangelo, what have you) and fill the rind with salt. "The salt absorbs stale and nasty odors while the [orange peel' releases a fresh, orange smell."

I'ma going to try to...

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Craft a Lamp from Traffic Cones.

by Chris Gardner

Craft a Lamp from Traffic Cones.

"If you're looking for a cheap mood lighting— and you really love orange— then you're only a few traffic cones away from all the modernist day-glo orange ambiance you can handle." With just a few zip ties, six mini plastic cones, and a $2.00 Ikea lamp kit, Henrique from Let's Evo built this atomic lamp. The process was so simple, that his included how-to doesn't even need words....it's just a few easy photos.

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Ornj Bags: Recycled Construction Fencing Goes Fashionable.

by Chris Gardner

Ornj bags, Ornj Totes, David Shock Designs, David Shock Ornj, recycled construction fencing, repurposed plastics, green fashion, eco-totes, sustainable style, green accessories, eco friendly fashion, Detroit designers, green design, street fashion

"Detroit-based designer David Shock...has cleverly found a way to repurpose discarded day-glo construction fencing into one-of-a-kind totes for market and around town shopping. Ornj Bags are not only eco-friendly, but also a smart way to keep the neighborhood tidy and vibrant with street fashion that allows you to go green for the long haul!"

Clever, eyecatching, and quite DIYable.

From Inhabitat.

 

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