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How to DIY Your Home to Represent You and Your Man

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Scented CandlesDo-it-yourself decor to create a new home with your love.

Moving in with your man is a big and exciting step. There are apartments to hunt, leases to sign, and if you’re boo is messy, guidelines to set. Then there’s the relationship dynamic. You are both sharing one space as individuals. That includes unique personalities, likes and dislikes, pet peeves and nuisances. If that wasn’t enough change you have to decorate together!

Oh, how women fear a man who is a sports fanatic. Who wants a Yankees bedspread?!

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So, how do you bring your personalities together in the name of good decor? How can your new home represent you and your man? Here are some do-it-yourself ideas that you and your husbter can tackle.

Simple Headboard

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Can't afford a new bed just yet? Still using an old one? Add some flare by creating a headboard! With this piece, your bed will appear larger than life and be sturdy. And that's great cause that's where the magic happens. Photo Credit: http://www.starsforstreetlights.com.

For the DIY project steps, click below:

Headboard
Plants
Storage Boxes
Instagram Wall
Scented Candle

How have you decorated your love nest? Share your ideas!

Kattya Servellon is a lifestyle blogger, beauty guru and relationship expert living the life of a 23 year old Latina from NY. Get to know her and all her lifestyle tips on http://bykattya.wordpress.com.


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Kattya Servellon is a lifestyle blogger, beauty guru and relationship expert living the life of a 23 year old Latina from NY. Get to know her and all her lifestyle tips on A Perfect Wreck.