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Candles in a Firepit


So I have this firepit but I really don’t like the smell of the wood burning – I finally figured out a way to use it and incorporate scented candles! DIY Candle Firepit 5-6 bags of Glass Beads (from 99c store!) 3 tall candles, in glass gars (also 99 cent store) 5 small candles, in jars (you guessed it, 99…

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An Easy way to Spruce up an Apartment Wall


So I’ve been having a lot of trouble trying to figure out how to decorate my new apartment. I have an unhealthy obsession with all things black. EVERYTHING I own is black. I finally decided that I wanted to add a pop of color to my apartment, and that the color would be teal, because it’s my favorite color aside…

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DIY: Padded Headboard for your Bed


If you’re banging your head against the wall trying to figure out a way to class up your bedroom on a budget, a padded headboard is a great way to do it without making permanent changes to a room. These cost hundreds of dollars if you buy them online or from the store, but the one I made cost just under $200 and has really helped make my apartment feel more like home.

Make sure you have a bit of time for this DIY project – I did it over the course of a week or so, but it could probably be done in one or two days if you really want to.

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