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5 Frugal Ways to Freshen Your Decor for Spring by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

5 Frugal Ways to Freshen Your Decor for Spring

May 9th, 2013 posted by Mike Anders

Interior Design on a Budget

February 12th, 2013 posted by Karen Millard

More style than money? Here’s how to decorate your home on a tiny budget. “The poor need not only bread. The poor also need beauty.” So said a wise man […]

Make Your Own Holiday Cloth Napkins

February 12th, 2013 posted by Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames

The holidays are fast approaching and it’s that time of year to plan for the festivities. If you are the host of this year’s feast, why not make your own […]

Nice Nooks

February 12th, 2013 posted by Annette Clark

Moving into a new house is always exciting! An older house, though, already has a history and cozy details within that say ‘home’ even before moving the furniture in. With […]

How to Create a Paper Bag Floor

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kathy Wilson

Click here for a larger view Sometimes one of the toughest decorating challenges we have when we are on a budget is replacing old, worn, or ugly flooring. If you […]

Quick and Frugal Room Makeovers

February 12th, 2013 posted by Annette Rogers

An inexpensive way to change the look and feel of a room is to add or change pillows and decorative throws to your decor. Decorative throws come in various sizes […]

New Beauty from Old Candles

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Everyone loves the smell of an aromatic candle. They bring comfort during a relaxing soak in the bathtub, fill your living room with the scrumptious smell of baked pie, and […]

The Ultimate Yard Sale Guide for Home Decorators

February 12th, 2013 posted by Pamela Cole Harris

It’s Saturday morning and its time to decorate! And as all creative designers do, we are going yard-sale-ing! Visiting yard sales is one of the most inexpensive ways (and fun!) […]

Seashell Shore Wreath

February 12th, 2013 posted by Jane McCormack

click here for a larger view This charming decoration is made from a twig wreath and seashells collected along the beach with a few added starfish from the store. “Vacationing […]

Tips on Budget Decorating

February 12th, 2013 posted by Maria Palma

Home decorating on a budget is the ultimate adventure in decorating. It requires a little bit of planning, creativity, and patience. If you are like me, sometimes you wish you […]

Starfish Candle

February 12th, 2013 posted by Christina Zoghaib

click here for a larger view This pretty candle is not only a refreshing addition to your decor, it’s so simply you’ll want to make more. Makes a lovely accent […]

Ideas for a Cowboy Room

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kim Tilley

Need some creative, inexpensive ideas for a boy’s room? Frugal-Moms.com put their members to task and asked them to come up with some ideas for a cowboy room. Here are […]

Drop Your Pants Here!

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Designed by Amanda Formaro Does your laundry room need that little something? Why not make this adorable sign from scrap fabric and an old chunk of wood to liven up […]

Wall Letters

February 12th, 2013 posted by Family Corner Staff

If you are in search of smiles from your kids, decorate and personalize their room with these easy to craft letters. The key is to give them character – letter […]

Neck Roll Pillow

February 12th, 2013 posted by Becky Breaux

It’s really easy to make one of those neck roll pillows out of an old pair of jeans or pants! You don’t even need to know how to sew! What […]

Dinnerware

February 12th, 2013 posted by Sarah Van Arsdale

If you looked at your holiday table and wondered how you’d manage to match the blue-rimmed plates you got in college with the white basket-weave plates you received as a […]

5 Budget Ways to Dress Up Your Bath

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kathleen Wilson

by Kathleen Wilson Often the bathroom is one of the most overlooked rooms in the home when it comes to decorating. We tend to see it as a utilitarian space, […]

Country Christmas Decorating

February 12th, 2013 posted by Colleen Moulding

by Colleen Moulding Add a little country charm to your Christmas decorating this year. Forego the glitz and glam for natural materials, check fabrics and homemade country style. The beauty […]

5 Budget Ways to Warm Your Decor Through Winter

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kathleen Wilson

by Kathleen Wilson Now that the holidays are over, and the decorations are put away, you may be wondering what now? Remember that spring is still several months away, and […]

Updating Your Home: Color Trends for 2010

February 12th, 2013 posted by Jan Finlayson

Updating your home can be as easy as changing a paint color or adding some inexpensive accessories. Pantone Laboratories has named Turquoise as 2010’s color of the year. This timeless […]

Beautiful Fall Decor on a Shoestring

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kim Tilley

Ah, the glorious colors of Fall! Who doesn’t love this season, with the beautiful leaves, colorful pumpkins and funny scarecrows. Fall is my favorite season. I love to decorate for […]

Decorating For Thanksgiving – Budget Friendly Decor for the Holiday

February 12th, 2013 posted by Home Decorating Digest

Decorating for Thanksgiving on a tight budget can be simple when using elements found around your home or apartment. Here are a few tips for adding that special Thanksgiving flavor […]

Decorating on a Shoestring Budget

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amy Allen Clark

Do not despair just because your money is limited- you can still create a warm and inviting home frugally. When people come into our home and see our front room […]

Freshen the Look of Your Room

February 12th, 2013 posted by Shannon Emmanuel

5 Fast Ideas for Under $50 by Shannon Emmanuel “Company’s coming and my place doesn’t look right…” You know how it goes, you have visitors coming tonight. You’ve cleaned every […]

How to Choose a Paint Color

February 12th, 2013 posted by Richard Roll

Do you have furniture that doesn’t seem to go with the rest of your house? Try a fresh coat of paint before you change your living room’s decor. Let me […]

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Orange Carrot Less-Drip Ice Pops

Parents are always looking for ways to sneak some vegetables into their child’s diet. Well, unless your kids are avid carrot lovers, just call these orange ice pops — they’ll […]