Spring up your home!

Spring Up Your Home

Written by: Tamarria Denga

 

This winter has been undeniably brutal to say the least, and with many us feeling like prisoners in our own homes, the confinement has the multitudes aching for the first buds of spring.  The scent of fresh flowers, the eye catching glimpse of a bright color, or the simple notion that change is near can’t come soon enough for the large numbers that are baring the ice and snow.  As you wait in anticipation for your heart’s desire of sunshine and warm weather, try fighting your winter blues with these helpful and budget friendly tips to usher Spring into your home.

 

 Give Your Dining Table a Spring Makeover0

                Setting a spring tablescape is a beautiful and easy way to freshen up your space.  Think pastels and floral patterns when preparing your table setting.  Placemats, table runners, artificial flowers and pillows should all incorporate your own style with a spring twist.  Have fun with it and get creative.  There are no rules when designing something you will love.

Brighten Up Your Bedding

 

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            Nothing can gear you up for spring like swapping out those warm dark colored winter sheets for fresh brightly colored linens.  White sheets are a favorite amongst many and will give you that extra dose of spring while allowing you to remain in sync with your bedroom décor, as white goes with everything.

 

Clean! Clean! Clean!

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Out with the old and in with the new! Taking the time to go through your closet and gathering the clothing you no longer wear for donations or cleaning out that chaotic linen closet that you’ve been meaning to tackle for the past year can bring great peace of mind and a sense of accomplishment.  Spring is all about spring cleaning and a great way to prepare for the upcoming season.

 

Paint a Piece of Furniture

 

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                Give a piece of furniture a stunning makeover with a new and vibrant color. A fresh coat of paint on a coffee table, bar stools, or a sideboard will make a marvelous statement piece and give the room a contemporary and inviting change.

 

Bring the Outdoors Indoors

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                Bring a piece of the outdoors inside your home with fresh flowers.  A simple trip to your local grocery store to pick up your favorite arrangement will add a refreshing view to your home, reminding you that the cold temperatures will soon give way to chirping birds and blooming flowers.