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Design trends: open storage, backsplashes, and the illusion of space

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Make Board Games the Main Event!

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Photo by Tamara Hubinsky Interiors – Search transitional kitchen design ideas


 
It’s easy to forget about Monopoly or Bananagrams when they are tucked away in storage. Keeping your games out in the open will remind you to partake in the fun more often.
 

The Illusion of Space

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Photo by Hado Photo – Search eclectic living room pictures


 
Small living area? No problem! Lean a mirror against the wall for the illusion of more space.
 

Never-Ending Backsplashes!

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Photo by Abruzzo Kitchen & Bath – Look for transitional kitchen pictures


Why limit yourself to a backsplash just above the sink or oven? Continuing your kitchen backsplash throughout the entire room is dramatic, chic, and stunning.
 

Instant-Hallway

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Photo by Rikki Snyder – Browse eclectic kitchen ideas


 
Studio apartment problems? Create an entry hall or divide up living spaces with low bookshelves.
 

Open Storage Space

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Photo by Plain English – Look for eclectic home design design inspiration


 
Open storage space in the kitchen is both visually appealing and practical—keep your favorite appliances, utensils, and ingredients within arms’ reach at all times!