When I was renovating our home, I chanced upon a dead tree branch while strolling along the paths of an outdoor mall. I thought of spray painting it with metallic gold and silver. It turned out to be a great coffee table accessory and it has its sentimental value.
Decorating the home with objects that represent memories is a great way to celebrate things. I wrote an article for www.makeitblissful.com on Decorating the Home with Mementos. I offer tips on how to pick which items to keep, and creative decorating ideas to preserve them.
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