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3 Reasons to Rent a Bounce House for Your Next Event

October 31, 2018

There are good parties, and then there are epic parties that your friends will talk about for months and years to come. You can have a good party with the basics: drinks, food, and friends. But if you want to go above and beyond the typical party, you’ll need to rent some equipment. A bounce house might not be the first thing you think of, but it’s a versatile structure that works well in a variety of settings. Here are…

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5 Newlyweds Gift Ideas

October 24, 2018

After a very special day such as our Wedding, even though we might live together first, is always nice to get things for a “new family” home. It’s not a paper or a ceremony that will entitle you to be “A Family”it’s how you turn your home into a happy place to live. And for that we need Decor! Here are some tips or gift ideas for newlyweds, or simply to turn your home more cosy and livable. These tips are…

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How To Keep Your Bathroom Looking Spotless

October 22, 2018

Your bathroom is a place that caters to so many of your needs, and yet it tends to be the place that gets overlooked the most as there are other rooms that appear to give us more, like the living room for example, but this is simply because we spend most of our time there. It’s important that you do what you can to keep your bathroom looking spick and span, because it deserves that. It isn’t just about the…

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Make Your Uni Bedroom Your Own

October 17, 2018

You’ve started to settle in at uni, you’re making friends, and you’re getting used to going to lectures. But it still doesn’t exactly feel like home. Getting comfortable in halls can be difficult, especially when you probably won’t still be living in the same place in a year’s time. It’s important to have your own space though, both as a sanctuary and somewhere to bring friends. It can be tough when you’re decorating a temporary residence, though, especially as there…

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Home Decor: Unicorn Dreams

October 11, 2018

These Wallpaper is just what you need! Take a look and get inspired. This mural design was created by MuralsWallpaper with the question in mind, ‘what would it look like if a unicorn exploded?’ The result is a pastel palette paradise that gives a unicorn-themed design a fresh, abstract feel. The explosive influence of the unicorn trend can be seen everywhere, and now the trend can make a big splash in the interior design world with a mural inspired by an exploded unicorn…

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How to Plan the Perfect Birthday Party

August 27, 2018

Birthday parties are a great occasion for showing someone how much they mean to you. Besides from giving them a kickass gift, you get to be the one that brings everyone together and ensures that the special birthday person has an awesome day. Planning the perfect birthday party, however, is an entirely different story. You need to make sure that everyone is available on that specific day, figure out what to do and how to eat. Here is a simple…

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Sewing for Beginners – Part 1

August 14, 2018

Oh, brother… I want to be the perfect seamstress so much! My mother and my sister are perfect at it, I have friends and follow other people that show so many beautiful things… and I keep on dreaming about it. So this Part 1 shows what I have researched about how being a Beginner and what to expect, and what tools can they start obtaining to start practising – yes I will be following my own advice.   Tools to get…

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Being DIY creative ready

August 10, 2018

I love DIY. Having studied Architecture for 2 years to then change to Interior Design, and growing up in a Building family, Planning and designing is something natural. I worked with all different spaces: Big and spacious, or small in need of practical solutions. If you ask me: I love the small ones and the brainstorm they can give you for some cool ideas to make it work. I love DIY. I am not a heavy duty/making furniture person, but…

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