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    July 27, 2010

    How to hang curtains

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    • Diane Droegmiller

      Perhaps the most re-pinned item I’ve come across, but it is awesome! Interior design cheat sheet. Excellent site for info on curtains, rugs, table sizes, etc. @ Home Design Pins

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      HOW TO WHERE TO PLACE CURTAINS WINDOW TREATMENTS PROPER CORRECT PLACEMENT DIY DO IT RIGHT Perhaps the most re-pinned item I've come across, but it is awesome! Interior design cheat sheet. Excellent site for info on curtains, rugs, table sizes, etc.

    • Sara Nopwaskey

      Infographics & Cheat Sheets: great link for furniture arrangement, area rug sizes, gallery wall arrangements, and drapery lengths

    • Tina DeSanto-Kearns

      Shhh!!! Its a secret! (just kidding) Peek at this Interior Design Cheat Sheet for quick tips on hanging curtains, seating capacity & table size, area rug size, decorative pillow arrangements, and more! Check it out!

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      helpful cheat sheets for curtains, area rugs for each room, decorative pillows etc!

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