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Tori Tippin

Tori Tippin

Contributing Writer for Fracture. HGTV and The Office enthusiast. Celebrating 6 years of Starbucks Gold Member status.

Nine Easy Ways to Have a Stress-Free Holiday Season

It’s that time of year, ladies and gentlemen. You’ve most likely already started to think about your holiday shopping list and have begun strategizing your plan of attack to swipe the best deals of the season. Chances are, a majority of you probably have a lot of people you still need to check off. No worries, we’ve got you covered. We know shopping for the holidays can be a drag, so we put together some thoughts and suggestions. Regardless of …

15 Instagrammers that Help Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

For the aesthetic enthusiast, this one’s for you. There’s nothing quite like that feeling of satisfaction when you come across an Instagram account that embodies your dream design style. Following that account feels like you’ve found your new home decor BFF, and you can’t help but double tap every post (#Goals). A while back, we put together a list of our favorite interior designers, but this time we’re featuring Instagrammers that take the cake. Our aesthetically pleasing Insta Pro’s range …

What Your Mother Never Taught You About Home Decor

Moms are great for teaching us the important things in life… and even a little bit about adulting. But we’ll bet Mom didn’t mention much about home decor (mine sure didn’t). Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. 1. Take Your Time Decorating doesn’t have to mean outfitting the entire room (or home) with items found in one mad shopping spree. Take your time: buy pieces as you can afford them and let your “collection” of furnishings and decor pieces grow …

12 Affordable Tricks to Make Your Kitchen Awesome

Having an awesome kitchen doesn’t require a huge budget. Instead, rethink a few everyday items to come up with your own epic-level improvements. Your friends will think you’re a creative genius. 1. Raising the Bar A towel bar isn’t just for towels – it makes an amazing, out-of-the-way holder for those always-in-the-way pot lids. Look for thin, inexpensive towel bars that stick out about two inches, since these are an optimal size for holding lids in place.  Install one or …

6 Ways To Create A Pinterest Worthy Outdoor Retreat

Repeat after me: it is most DEFINITELY 5 o’clock somewhere. Nothing screams summer quite like the oversized swan floaties, Jimmy Buffett playing on repeat, and one too many margs. For those of you who have outdoor living space, summer is possibly the time of year that you use it the most. But for plenty of us in the southern half of the state, it’s the fall season when the weather starts getting cool enough to really enjoy some R&R outside. It’s time to …

18 Home Decor Stores That Will Change Your Life

Anyone who is decorating a space knows how frustrating it can be when you’re missing the perfect personality piece and can’t seem to find it anywhere. You probably actively search HomeGoods, watch HGTV or follow some interior design bloggers for inspiration to create your dream home. We’ve taken the time to make a list of the best online sites for every design style and price point so you can make the most out of your time and budget to achieve that …