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How to Decorate Your Home with Stripes

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How to Decorate Your Home with Stripes

Even though it really didn’t go away, stripes are certainly making their way back to the decorating scene. They are a sure hit for graphic statements that are not only eye-catching, but also timeless. They are endlessly versatile and can certainly dramatically transform your interiors with the proper look. They can be rendered in various combinations – from thick to thin lines to varying color patterns – to give energy to any room. Whether you use stripes on the wall as a dominant feature or just as a piece of decoration as a mere accent, here are some ways to...

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What are Pillow Shams?

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What are Pillow Shams?

The topic of pillow shams has always been a cause of confusion in the world of beddings. They are often interchanged with pillowcases because they often look alike, with subtle differences, which beg the question: what really is a pillow sham? What Really Is a Pillow Sham? If you look up the term ‘sham’ in the dictionary, you will see that it means “bogus; false; fake.” In the case of pillow shams, it’s basically as the name implies. The term “pillow sham” means a pillow with a “false front.” In the 1700s, specially-made pillowcases were made to create decorative pillows...

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Do Your Pillows Need Replacing?

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Do Your Pillows Need Replacing?

A good pillow is one of the essential elements for getting a good night’s sleep. It provides your head with the support and comfort it needs to avoid any pain or discomfort in your head or neck in the morning. But the lives of pillows, just like a mattress, will always come to an end. Most pillows will need replacing after a few years. But how do we know the time they need to be replaced? Here are a few guidelines to help you figure out if it’s time. Life Expectancy The length of life of any pillow, much like...

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Ultimate Pillow Buying Guide

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Ultimate Pillow Buying Guide

Are you like me who spends most of the night fluffing up pillows, flipping them to find the cooler side, or trying to find the right position? Then maybe it’s time to find a new pillow, one that’s perfect for your sleeping position, heat requirements, and overall fluff level. Don’t worry, we’ll help you. Here’s what you need to know before buying a new pillow to eliminate the tossing and turning and go right back to sleeping. Sleeping Position Before we go right into pillow qualities, we first have to identify how you sleep. Sleeping position matters as they require...

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Bedding Elements 101

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Bedding Elements 101

Looking for that specific piece of bedding element but don’t know what to call it? Are you getting confused with all the terms that merchants throw at you? Then look no further. We’ll provide you with the names, definition, and basic information of each piece of bedding, all in one guide to make things easier for you. Sheets and Blankets Bed Skirt – a decorative piece of fabric that is used to cover the legs and boxpsring of the bed. It is placed between the mattress and the boxspring and extends down to the floor. Bedspread – a decorative bed...

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