15 Budget-Friendly Mini Makeovers

These simple changes make a big impact in your home without breaking the bank.

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Photographer: Karyn Millet

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Incorporating accents that have lots of texture, such as these orange dining chairs and a chevron-striped rug, is an easy way to bring intensity to a space. But be careful not to use too many competing focal points—one or two pieces is all you need.

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100 Comfy Cottage Rooms 

Develop your coastal cottage’s style by following these simple tricks.

Lacy curtains, fresh florals, and plenty of monogrammed pillows are just a few of the feminine touches that give this room its calming and sweet mood. Pieces scored at thrift stores and flea markets were refreshed with paint, then artfully applied to achieve the shabby-chic distressed look.