Using Vintage Hankies To Decorate The Bedroom

Written by Lee Dobbins

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Hanging Small Pieces:

Grouping smaller pieces can add interest and keep them from getting “lost”. Using similar or matching frames and matting make this look more pleasing. If you don’t have a group, a smaller piece should be hung low and close torepparttar furniture.

Hanging Pieces In Groups:

The key to grouping pieces together is to space them properly. Space them about 3” away from each other. Try positioning them onrepparttar 149905 floor or a table to get a pleasing arrangement before placingrepparttar 149906 nails and measure carefully before making any holes.


Framed hankies should be hung withrepparttar 149907 center ofrepparttar 149908 hanky at eye level. That meansrepparttar 149909 center should be about 60 to 66 inches fromrepparttar 149910 floor. If you've visited a gallery you will see thatrepparttar 149911 frames are not lined up by their top or bottom edges but thatrepparttar 149912 pictures are all centered atrepparttar 149913 same height. If your hanky will be viewed from a sitting position – like from a chair or chaise, you should hang atrepparttar 149914 eye level ofrepparttar 149915 sitter.

Anything hung behindrepparttar 149916 couch should be placed no more than 8 or 10 inches aboverepparttar 149917 back ofrepparttar 149918 couch.

These easy tips will have you creating a unique and interesting designer look with vintage hankies in no time!

Lee Dobbins write for where you can find out more about decorating your bedroom in their article database at

The Importance of Bunk Bed Mattresses

Written by Dave Lavinsky

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Unfortunately,repparttar bedding industry is marketing-crazed in that retailers often bombard customers with irrelevant and inaccurate information in hopes of sellingrepparttar 149828 highest priced items. Be sure to avoid any hype and seek a durable, thickly padded mattress. Shopping online, and comparing prices across websites, also helps to avoidrepparttar 149829 marketing hype.

Bunk Beds Info provides information on the types of bunk beds that are available, and how and where to buy a bunk bed. Bunk Beds Info is the sister site of Murphy Beds Web.

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