Curtains establish the mood of a room: Sheers seem to emit airy freshness; cafe curtains communicate stylish flair; tab-tops are ever so modern; and heavy velvet drapes connote traditional formality. With some careful measuring and a bit of patience, you can make a very attractive pleated valance to enhance simple sheers. Here's three ideas for sewing your own curtains.
Our contributor network has some innovative (and quite stylish) ways to organize everything in your life. Whether you're trying to find solutions for your bedroom or your makeup drawer, they've got you covered.
For most of us, the bedroom is the ultimate respite. It's where we go to recharge, enjoy a guilty pleasure on television, or dive into a favorite book. The bedroom should be soothing; it should be clean, cared for, and welcoming, reflecting the type of peace of mind you'd like to achieve. Here's the definitive guide to the bedroom, a tour of tips, tricks, and inspiration that will help you build a better oasis in your home.