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How to add spring into your home with decoration ideas, cleaning and a few new spring products to splurge on. Come the end of March, we’re always excited to welcome a new season. Spring
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10 Ways to Add Spring Into Your Home
Living
Happy fall! Since this is the beginning of my favorite season, I made some front yard updates and got straight to decorating! This year I took it up a notch and had my
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How to Create a Beautiful and Welcoming Fall Porch
Living
For centuries, people have been entertaining in dining rooms or great halls, which were usually separate rooms, apart from the kitchen, for the sole purpose of feasting and dining. Dining rooms are much
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10 Dreamy Dining Rooms We Want to Entertain in!
Living
I’m so excited that I found the best baby crib sheets ever. I first heard about Parachute baby linens from A Cup of Jo and a few of my friends who were using
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The Best Baby Crib Sheets
Living
I’m over on Crate and Barrel’s blog sharing 6 tips for creating a bedroom retreat! This is something I’ve started to do recently and it makes such a difference! We finally added a
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6 Tips for Creating a Bedroom Retreat
Home
You might remember we sold our last house that we remodeled and purchased a smaller cottage home on a bigger piece of land. We’re working hard to get our plans, permits and everything
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HomeGoods Closet Renovation
Home
Fall is almost in the air, so we had to pull together these 12 charming fall decor items!! Although, in Southern California we still have one more month of extreme heat (yuck), but
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12 Charming Fall Decor Items
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That's right, we've joined the wallpaper bandwagon! Yippee for wallpaper! We gathered 33 gorgeous wallpaper designs that will add a little charm and color to your home! Goodbye all white walls!! I'm
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33 Gorgeous Wallpaper Designs
DIY
Oh how we love a good DIY that doesn’t cost a lot of money! Knowing how expensive fringe linen napkins can be, these DIY fringe linen napkins are the perfect alternative to buying expensive ones
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DIY Fringe Linen Napkins
Living
cWe bought our house just a few months ago and although we have a good amount of outdoor space, there are only a few areas to create a charming lounge area. I’ve always
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10 Must-have Items for Creating a Hammock Oasis
DIY
As you know, we love effortless, charming entertaining ideas here at Sugar and Charm! One of the easiest ways to add a little charm to a dessert, salad, cocktail… even ice cubes is
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Edible Potted Floral Garden
Charming Giveaways
GIVEAWAY CLOSED - Thank you all for entering! All of the boards were inspiring and beautiful!! A huge Congrats to Candice Denigan on your win!! I’m SUPER excited about this collaboration with Olympic Paints
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$3,000 Giveaway to Lowe’s with Olympic Paints and Stains!
Be Inspired
Building a studio on our property or renting/buying a work space off site has been the most discussed topic in our house this past year. We’ve gone back and forth several times, trying
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Studio and Guest House Inspiration
DIY
It’s always greatly appreciated to receive a handwritten note or thank you card from someone, especially ones that have a little humor that bring a smile and laugh to someone’s day. I’ll be honest,
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Put Together a Card Box
Home
Let’s be honest, I totally judge a bottle by its looks. I know what’s inside counts just as much, but the initial attraction is the bottle and when I see one I like,
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Chambord as Decor!
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 Would you be scared to paint an entire room black?! We have one black wall in our dining room and I love the look and contrast of a black wall when it comes
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13 Chic Black Rooms
Home
I finally spruced up a room in our house, that was the office / junk room / room with one bed for the overnight guest, into a warm and inviting guest bedroom! It
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Enhance a Guest Bedroom with Lighting!
Living
I finally finished our living room makeover! I asked Sarah, from Smitten Studio, to help me pull together a modern, rustic living room. I needed someone to help bring my vision to life!
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My Living Room Before and After
Home
We’ve been hard at work creating a water conservation-friendly, grassless backyard! When you live in a desert climate, it only makes sense to use as little water as possible for the landscape. Of
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10 Grassless Backyards
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It's been one month in dream land with our Custom Comfort KING mattress and it's been AMAZING! Zan and I make jokes because we sleep so far away that we can't even feel the
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DIY Marble Pillows
Living
After cooking and prepping for a party, the house is usually a mess! I leave myself about 20 minutes to straighten up, do a quick cleaning, light a fragrant candle and prepare for
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10 Quick Tips for Cleaning Before a Party!
Home
Anyone have an old chair sitting in the garage? On this episode of our Inspired By Travel series I'm sharing how I gave this really cool, modern chair an easy DIY makeover
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DIY Faux Fur Modern Chair with The Design Network
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We're already 3 episodes into our series, Inspired by Travel, with The Design Network! This latest video, creating an art gallery wall was really fun to pull together and it's inspired by my home state
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Art Gallery Wall on The Design Network
Home
While we renovate the backyard (we're removing 18 sprinklers and 1200 feet of grass!), we participated in a little Home Depot patio style challenge! I wanted to create a living room atmosphere outside
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Home Depot Patio Style Challenge
DIY
We all know how bad mosquitos can be during the summer and fighting them off, so you can enjoy a dinner outside, is always a nuisance! Since the weather is warming up, we
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How to Make Recycled DIY Citronella Candles
Home
Gone are the days of carpeted bathrooms! No seriously, my grandmother had pink carpet in the bathroom and a tub that went into the ground, not
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10 Chic Bathroom Tiles
Living
The first step to a backyard makeover is to meet with a professional! I’ve admired Molly of Molly Wood Garden Design for some time now! Her work is absolutely stunning and has been
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The First Step to a Backyard Makeover
Home
We can't help but love these charming watercolor inspired walls! We never knew this look existed until we stumbled upon a few photos and then we were hooked! Such a unique and artistic way
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7 Watercolor Inspired Walls
Home
Ojai is a very short drive from where we live in LA. We have a secret back road that takes us there (shhh!)... there's no traffic and we take full advantage of
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Serene Country Home in Ojai
Home
It's hard to resist pink in the month of February. Everywhere we look, shades of pink pop up for Valentine's
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15 Creative Ways to Add Pink to Your Home
Home
The simplicity, charm and overall color scheme that flows throughout it has me dreaming of this beautiful cottage in the Swedish countryside. I find decor inspiration in so many homes and this
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A Swedish Countryside Cottage
Living
If there's one thing we need in our house it's a place to keep all of our books! I've always thought floor to ceiling bookshelves were so charming. They add a cozy feeling to
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10 Charming Built-in Bookshelves
Home
I fell in love with Ali's home after seeing it on Domino and Brittany Ambridge's site. It has to be one of the chicest, most beautifully decorated homes I've seen! I adore
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LOVE Ali Cayne’s Charming Home
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We fell for this airy and light rustic dining area. It's the subtle elegance and laid back style that I love. It's just simple and sometimes simple is best. Light Rustic Dining  Ceramic Serving Bowl - Heath Ceramics Metal
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One Charming Room: Light Rustic Dining
Holidays
or me, the ultimate way to relax during the crazy holiday season is sitting down with a glass of wine by my fireplace reading a book or catching up on monthly magazines. But
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7 Must-Haves for Creating a Reading Nook
Entertaining
I stumbled upon Lulie's (of Lulie and Wallace) adorable and very charming paintings of table escapes from Look Linger Love and I was smitten! Not surprised to find out she lives in Charleston... talk
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Charming Table Escape Paintings
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As much as I adore gourmet kitchens, I love charming, cozy, cottage kitchens just as much! I'm enamored with the stacks of bowls, plates and cups that are placed on open shelving, the wooden elements,
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15 Cozy Kitchens to Fall in Love with!
Holidays
For every new season we like to add simple touches to our home that welcome the season's scents, colors and overall decor. Fall is one of my favorite seasons to decorate for because
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10 Easy Ways to Bring Fall Into Your Home
Home
Happy Friday charmers! Today we're bringing you a little home inspiration since we're dreaming of an adventure! Love the rustic, neutral decor of this bedroom loft. Looks like a traveler's dream room! Hope
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One Charming Room: Dream of Adventure
DIY
With baking season upon us, I thought it would be helpful to have a charming “cheat sheet” or conversion chart, as it’s called, lying around for convenience! So today we’re pleased to share
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Charming Printable Kitchen Conversion Chart
Home
There really is nothing better than a cozy home with charming rooms filled with beautiful and simplistic decor. We're loving this natural light-filled cottage kitchenette and all of the lovely details. It's a
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One Charming Room: Cottage Kitchenette
DIY
I finally finished the DIY stenciled wall in Romeo's room! I literally did a small amount (like sometimes one block) at a time until I was pulled in another direction. So this past
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Tips for DIY Stenciling a Wall
Home
I’ve always been attracted to the charm a dining nook or small cafe-style table and chairs add to a kitchen. Especially if there is already a formal dining room, a kitchen nook is
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15 Charming Kitchen Nooks
DIY
I wanted to use my leftover leather to make some  throw pillows for our room, so I added a strip of leather in the center of the pillow to create a unique
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DIY Leather Striped Pillows
Home
There are several easy and creative ways to transform a bland backyard into a mini-oasis. Below are 10 simple ways to add a little charm to your backyard, without any major renovations! These tips
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10 Simple Ways to Add Charm to a Backyard
Home
I've been seeing half painted (or 3/4 painted) rooms lately on Pinterest and I'm really inspired by them! It's a cheaper option to wainscoting, but gives a similar and colorful look. And I
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11 Chic Half Painted Rooms
Home
I get the top! Growing up, I always remember fighting over privileges for the top or bottom bunk bed. My childhood love of bunk beds has carried on into my adult life... I
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8 Amazing Built-In Bunk Beds
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I’ve been thinking about buying (or building!) a chicken coop since we moved into our home last summer. The only reason I’ve been holding off is because we’re wanting to revamp our backyard,
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5 Awesome Chicken Coops
Home
When summer hits, many of us will be dusting off our outdoor furniture and stocking up on some new items to refresh our backyards! I had a goal to have our backyard somewhat finished
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10 Beautiful Small Backyards
Home
I was never really one for black doors inside a house, but after seeing these pictures I have completely flipped! I love how the contrast of a black door and white walls create
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5 Beautiful Black Doors
Living
Yellow adds warmth and a splash of cheerfulness  to a home while capturing attention more than any other color. It also symbolizes happiness, but can be overwhelming if overused, although those two yellow couches
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Adding Yellow into Your Home
Entertaining
After spotting these gorgeous floral spaces I’m on a mission to complete a beautiful home floral studio.  Finding a small space that can be transformed into a creative environment is something that can easily
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Creating the Perfect Home Floral Studio
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This post is on behalf of Trulia, but the views expressed here are solely mine. To learn more, visit: http://on.trulia.com/postcards. When Zan and I were looking for the perfect house for our family, our number
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Home Buying Moment: Choosing the Right Neighborhood
DIY
A picture is worth a thousand words and I was sad to see these tiny, vintage photos of our grandparents stuffed into a folder and rarely looked at. These photos boast the history
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DIY: Restoring Vintage Photos
DIY
Are you ready for the easiest Ikea hack bookshelf you’ve ever seen? I seem to have gone a little spray painting crazy in my house, but I can’t contain my excitement for this
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Ikea Hack Bookshelf
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For years, I've told Zan that I wanted a beautifully framed vintage flag to hang in my "future" dining room. Last year for Christmas, before we even closed on our house, he
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Patriotic Art for The Home
Entertaining
After having this on my table for the past few days,  I've decided it's going to be my new way of giving flowers. This dazzling floral garden can be created in a short
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How to make a Floral Garden

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