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  • 5 Simple & Easy Ikea Hacks

    Our home is full of easy Ikea hacks! Our entryway, my office, our bedroom suite, and even our living room contains furniture made from Ikea. A lot of my major DIY projects have been done using ...

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    5 Simple & Easy Ikea Hacks
  • 25 Spring Decor Items Under $25

    Decorating for the new season shouldn't have to cost a lot. So, I found 25 spring decor items under $25. Faux plants and planters are a staple for spring and so many are affordable. I love small pops ...

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    25 Spring Decor Items Under $25
  • FREE Vintage Art Prints for Spring

    If you haven't figured it out by now I am obsessed with finding new art for each season. So, I'm sharing my favorite FREE vintage art prints for spring! Last year, I discovered the best-kept secret ...

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    FREE Vintage Art Prints for Spring

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Hello! Welcome to Designed Simple. Over the years, I have learned to live a more simple life and that has started to reflect in my home. A few years ago, I purged almost every item in our house and started over. It was one of the best decisions I ever made and I want to inspire anyone else who is overwhelmed with too much stuff, too much clutter, or is feeling stressed about their home.

Here you can find many DIY tutorials for furniture, millwork, accent walls, etc, as well as organization tips for every room in the house, and lots of affordable home decor.

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