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Patch Before You Purge: Skills that Just Might Save Your Wardrobe

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In a world filled with fast fashion and disposable trends, taking proper care of our clothes has become less and less of a priority. While this is partly due to the decreasing quality of mass-produced attire, the reality is that, unlike generations before us, many of us don’t know how to correctly care for our wardrobe. And even though poorly made clothes rarely deserve our long-term attention, it’s important to have the ability to tend to ones that do. From mending seams to de-pilling a sweater, here are some basic skills that will help keep your favorite garments in tip-top shape over time (and maybe even save a few from the donation pile).

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Posted on Aug 2, 2017

5 Bedroom Design Mistakes You Might Be Making (& Their Fast Fixes)

Because our bedrooms aren’t typically on public display, their designs are often overlooked as we’re busy renovating our kitchens and sprucing up our living rooms. But even if we only use our bedrooms as a spot to sleep, we’ll still end up spending one-third of our lives here. To give this room the attention it deserves, we’ve ID’d some bedroom design mistakes you can fix before your head hits the pillow.

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Posted on Jun 29, 2017

5 Common Bedroom Design Dilemmas That Could Be Costing You Sleep

If you spend every night tossing and turning, it may be because there are negative environmental factors you’re so used to ignoring, you no longer even notice them. Whether the culprit’s a duvet insert that inevitably shifts to the bottom of the bed or a pesky streetlight shining outside your bedroom window, there are simple design solutions to solve these common problems—and help you catch just a few more Zzzs.

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Posted on Jun 24, 2017

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