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DIY Halloween Decorations: Spook Up Your Home on a Budget

Halloween is just around the corner, and it’s the perfect time to let your creativity run wild and transform your home into a spooky, enchanting wonderland. While store-bought decorations can be tempting, they can also be quite pricey. If you’re looking to spook up your home without breaking the bank, DIY Halloween decorations are the way to go. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore some fantastic and affordable DIY ideas that will turn your home into a Halloween haven.

  1. Spooky Silhouettes: One of the simplest and most effective ways to decorate for Halloween on a budget is by creating
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REAL SIMPLE Unveils Sixth Annual REAL SIMPLE HOME at Quay Tower in Brooklyn, New York

360-Degree Virtual Tour of the Colorful City Apartment Now Live on RealSimple.com

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NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — REAL SIMPLE today debuted the sixth annual REAL SIMPLE HOME, a city penthouse apartment full of color and charm that offers actionable decorating and design ideas and inspiration. Seven top designers teamed up with REAL SIMPLE editors to turn a blank-canvas at Quay Tower in Brooklyn, New York into a playful oasis featuring maximalist design, mixed patterns, and layered textures. Visit RealSimple.com/rshome2023 now

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8 Patio Decorating Ideas From Interior Designers

These smart patio decorating ideas will turn your outdoor space into an inviting, entertaining-friendly oasis.

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Whether it’s located in the front or back of your home, your patio has serious potential to become an inviting extension of your indoor living space. With that in mind, it makes a lot of sense to invest extra care into your patio so it feels cozy and welcoming to family and guests alike. With just a few designer-approved tweaks and some attention to detail—and lots of comfortable seating—your patio will quickly become a destination to kick back, soak up the outdoors, and make

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27 pergola ideas to add shade, privacy and style to your outside space

Pergola ideas are everywhere, and with good reason too. Whether you DIY your own structure or make a small investment with a kit, a pergola is a simple addition that will turn a standard bit of your backyard, into a divine outdoor living space, complete with shade if you wish. 

Achieving your desired look is all in the decoration. If you love to get creative, putting up a pergola on your patio or decking area will make the perfect weekend project, and it’s the ideal spot to house things like your outdoor furniture, or your grill. Best of all, pergolas

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Garden Design Ideas & Advice | Garden Landscaping

Create the perfect outdoor space with our expert garden landscape ideas and design advice. When it comes to planning a new back garden or front garden, there is so much to consider and think about. We can help you shape your garden layout ideas and create a gorgeous garden landscape design to work with. As well as garden planning advice, our articles are jampacked full of inspiration, including contemporary garden designs, Mediterranean garden ideas, and even garden pathway ideas. We’ve got the knowledge to help you create the ideal outdoor space to suit your style and needs. Whether you want

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Dreaming of Warm Weather? Reimagine Your Home and Outdoor Space With These Easy and Affordable Design Tips

No matter how large or small, outdoor space of any kind is precious real estate. 

The easiest way to upgrade the utility of your home is to put those spaces to use. That said, it’s understandable, especially if you don’t find your space too appealing, if you find yourself choosing to forgo using certain outdoor areas due to size, storage needs, or even access to sunlight. But transforming your space doesn’t have to be a monumental undertaking—in fact, with affordable solutions from IKEA, it can be not only easy to upgrade your space, but fun. Here are three simple tips

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Garden landscaping ideas: 12 ways to plan the perfect yard space

Our guide to garden landscaping is a sound starting point when transforming your outdoor space from scratch – whether you’re a pro or a total novice. Because creating a garden that is beautiful and satisfying, is more than a haphazard process. And anyone who

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49 garden lighting ideas for a beautiful outdoor space

These garden lighting ideas will have you dreaming of long evenings spent in your outdoor space, whether you’ve acres of land, a small backyard, or even a balcony area in need of brightening up. From creating a cozy nook on your patio to lighting

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5 garden furniture essentials for your summer garden party

Below, Victoria reveals five must-have essentials you need to design a beautiful garden for entertaining, no matter if your outdoor space is large or small.

Must-have one: An elegant outdoor sofa set complete with a coffee table

For large patios and decks, choose from the Panama corner set featuring a sleek corner sofa and coffee table or the Panama lounge set comprised of a cosy three-seat sofa, two armchairs and a timeless rectangular table. Each will ensure you have ample seating for all your guests, so no one misses out on an invitation to your garden party.

Eastern Daily Press: Make the most of the summer with the Panama lounge set and create an idyllic spot to curl up with a book or enjoy cocktails as you catch up with loved ones.Make the most

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34 Patio ideas for a stylish outdoor living space

Make the most of your outdoor space by turning your patio ideas into a special focal point within your garden. Whatever your garden shape or size a patio makes it easy for your garden ideas to shine with little maintenance required. From porcelain to concrete there are a variety of materials to choose from.

‘Your patio is the social centre of your garden so it’s essential to design it perfectly. You don’t want it to dominate your garden and overshadow your greenery, but at the same time, it shouldn’t be too small to be unfit for purpose. We advise that

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