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    • Put Together a Basic Household Tool Kit Created: Monday, August 02, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      This article will help you get organized for household projects by telling you the basic things you should have in a tool kit.
    • Before You Buy Oak Furniture Created: Sunday, May 13, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Oak is one of the most popular woods used in furniture making. Read what you need to know before you buy.
    • Add Fashion to Your Room With a Table Skirt Created: Sunday, July 06, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      A decorative table skirtcan camouflage any round, square, or oval table base. It can transform ugly to magnificent for dining or decoration." itemprop="description" Friday, September 05, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      If you have some beautiful hand-me-downs or like to pick up pieces at thrift stores and flea markets, learn how to stain furniture to give the pieces a fresh look without ruining the original design. It's an easier job than you might think.
    • The Best Decorating Websites Created: Monday, February 14, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Check out these decorating websites for great inspiration and decorating ideas.
    • Five Great Pet Friendly Fabrics Created: Tuesday, August 03, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      If you let your pets on the furniture you'll want to be sure to have it covered in a pet friendly fabric. Here are five that hold up well against scratches, stains and damage.
    • Retro Style Decorating Created: Tuesday, September 09, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Do the 60's and 70's just call your name? Feel a connection with avocado green? Then retro-style decorating just might be for you! Here's some tips to help you get the most enjoyment from retro-style decorating.
    • Interior Angle with Patrick Cline Created: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      About Interior Decorating by AphroChic presents Interior Angle with Patrick Cline
    • How Not to Decorate Created: Monday, December 13, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Walk into just about any house that hasn't been professionally decorated and you're bound to see at least one of the following decorating mistakes.
    • Dining Room Chairs Created: Tuesday, August 17, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      How dining room chairs look and fit in a room is important, but they should also be comfortable. Consider several factors before making your choice.
    • The Oh Joy! Collection for Target Created: Sunday, April 13, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      The Oh Joy Collection for Target presented by AphroChic on About Interior Decorating
    • Sunday Gazette: 4.13.14 Created: Sunday, April 13, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      Lonny Magazine, Design Milk, Living Corriere, Wallpaper Magazine, Poppytalk and Cloth and Kind take us inside Salone 2014 in Milan via Instagram.
    • Design Geek: Juju Hats Created: Thursday, April 10, 2014 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      About Interior Decorating Presents the History of Cameroonian Juju Hats by AphroChic
    • How to Set Up a Workable Home Office Created: Tuesday, September 27, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Most home offices are no longer relegated to a corner of the basement or inside a small closet. With more and more people working from home, the home office has become an important space in the largest home or the smallest apartment. Get some ideas here on how to organize and set up a home office.
    • Helpful Hints for Buying Pine Furniture Created: Sunday, April 29, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      People have been making furniture out of pine wood for years. Read about pine and get tips on selecting a good piece of pine furniture.
    • Top 10 Kitchen Countertops Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      There are lots of options on the market for kitchen countertops. Our list of top picks gives the pros and cons of the top 10 choices so that you can make an educated choice when you remodel your k...
    • 12 Terrific Moving Tips When You're Moving Your Home Created: Monday, August 02, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      When you're moving your home, you can use all the moving tips you can get. Our article provides 12 terrific moving tips to help you get ready to move, pack boxes efficiently, keep things organized, and keep your sanity during the entire event.
    • Top Luxury Bedding Manufacturers Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Luxury bed linens are used in the finest hotels worldwide, but are not reserved exclusively for the wealthy. Many manufacturers offer their products on the retail market and have them available for...
    • Top Things to Look for When House Hunting Created: Thursday, January 13, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      If you're thinking about buying a new (or old!) home, our list of the "Top Things to Look for When Buying a Home" can help to get your search off to the right start. While the number of rooms, condition of the kitchen, and size of the yard are important, there are other things to consider before you make an offer.
    • Top Ways to Cozy Up Your Home for Winter Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Even if it is cold outside, your home can have a warm and cozy atmosphere. You don't always have to turn up the heat. Follow some of these tips which offer easy ways to cozy up your home for winter.
    • Top Things Not to Do to Decorate Your Home to Sell Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      It's tempting, when you're thinking of selling your home, to spend money on renovations or fix-ups to really wow potential buyers. But beware! Some major renovations will never pay off. See what...
    • Helpful Hints for Buying Mahogany Furniture Created: Sunday, May 13, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Furniture made of mahogany has a warm, rich look. Read about mahogany furniture and what to look for when shopping.
    • Get a Budget Home Office Set Up on a Shoestring Created: Thursday, September 22, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      You don't need to spend a fortune to set up a home office. Here are some tips and hints for setting up a home office on a shoestring budget." itemprop="description" Monday, September 06, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Follow this simple how-to to help you choose a color scheme for your home. Learn to mix colors and fabrics and how to repeat color throughout the room. Read some of the principles of decorating and learn how to use coordinating fabrics and dressmaker details.
    • Hints for Buying Walnut Furniture Created: Sunday, May 13, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Walnut is a hardwood and furniture made of walnut are classics. Read about the pros and cons of walnut furniture before you buy.
    • 6 Color Palettes To Bring Home This Spring Created: Tuesday, April 08, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Give your home a spring interior decorating makeover with 6 new color palettes.
    • Before You Buy Cabinets Created: Monday, March 08, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      If you are thinking about redecorating or remodeling your kitchen or bath, you might have to buy new cabinets. Before you buy your cabinets, there are a number of things you should do and know. Read here to learn what you should be thinking about before you make this important decision.
    • Top Ways to Add Color to a Living Room Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      You don’t have to spend a lot of time or money when decorating to see a nice change and pick-up to the look of your living room. Read here for our 10 favorite ways to add color to your living ...
    • Use Our Painting Tip to Quick-Dry Your Paint Created: Thursday, September 04, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      When you're painting furniture or walls, use our painting tip to quick-dry your paint.
    • A Modern Nursery Goes To The Circus Created: Sunday, April 06, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014
      Interior designer Vanessa De Vargas shares her nursery design for Lisa D’Amato from America’s Next Top Model with AphroChic.
    • Sunday Gazette: 4.6.14 Created: Sunday, April 06, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014
      Instagram, Steller, VSCO Cam, Notegraphy, Bloglovin and iBooks are AphroChic’s 6 favorite apps for interior decorating inspiration.
    • What are primary colors? Created: Tuesday, January 27, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, April 02, 2014
      You'll learn here what colors are considered primary in color theory.

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