Lighthouse Ball « Grassroots Modern – A shelter blog focusing on affordable modern furniture and accessories.
by meg donohue
Wallet feeling a little light these days? Sigh--I hear ya. Luckily, there are plenty of ways to give your home a fun, unique look without spending big bucks. Little touches like vases wrapped in graphic patterns, votives with a pop of color, nature-inspired coasters, and cool artwork can boost your pad's look to a whole new level without breaking the bank. So display a few design-savvy accessories and go ahead and celebrate your style smarts with a well-deserved dirty martini--those olives count as dinner, right? Check out my slideshow of 8 budget chic home accessories under $30!
People are such funny creatures. We buy pretty clothes and spritz ourselves with lovely perfumes, but then we buy pretty decor, only to spritz our rooms with... Febreeze? It's a little off-putting, if you ask me. And while I suppose perfumes could double as room sprays, let's just pretend that they don't like to share, because I've come up with ten chic, elegant home fragrances that will make that shiny new bottle of Burberry 'The Beat' insanely jealous. From fragrance rocks to sticks, diffusers, and even scented sheets, there are plenty of ways to introduce a new scent to your home, and many of them are pretty enough to function as decor! Click SEE THE SLIDESHOW for 10 reasons to toss the Febreeze!