Put a gallery wall in an unexpected place. Like over the tub in a bathroom in this photo from The Fashion Medley. In your laundry room. In your master closet. Why should the joy of a gallery wall only be for those who enter your common rooms?
Favorite Kitchens of 2015 - This in my opinion was the best kitchen of The black and white two toned cabinetry is a perfect mix of drama and fresh and clean. It's very modern yet the industrial stainless steel stove adds a vintage feel. I also love
DIY: How to Age a New Mirror - tutorial shows how to instantly age a mirror using paint stripper (you can use Citristrip which is less toxic), a putty knife, Modern Masters Metal Effects (available in the craft store) and gloves - Apartment Therapy
DIY: An old dresser is painted, decoupaged with paper, sanded at the edges, stained to darken the paper, then sealed. This is a good technique to use on a damaged piece of furniture or when the veneer is chipping.