Decorating a Child-Friendly Home

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If you have young children at your family home, you might be tempted to put off redecorating because you are worried about the damage that can be caused by spills, dirty feet, upchuck, and more. While children, and their friends, can damage upholstery and furnishing, you can still update the décor of your home, as long as you take a few precautions.

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Ugly Chairs Brought Back to Life

ugly chairs

I have these chairs that have been in my family for years, and I love them. They’re easy chairs and rocking chairs in one. Perfect for gently rocking in the morning as I do my crossword or having a nice conversation with my husband at the end of the day.

And there’s the added sentimental value of remembering sitting in that same chair when I opened my Christmas presents at age 7. There’s only one problem: they’re ugly chairs.

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Make Your Own Tufted Fabric Headboard

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Tufted fabric headboards lend luxury to any bedroom, but they often come with a price tag to match. Luckily, even if you’re more Buy-it-Yourself than Do-it-Yourself, there are endless headboard makeover options out there for every skill level.