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Interior Design Blog — plants

"Floral" Design for Dad: Make an edible BLT bouquet for Fathers' Day

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Finally! Easy instructions to make bacon roses and a fun bouquet for your Fathers' Day table. I made these for my step-son's graduation and tweaked some of the instructions I found on the internet. There was a lot of fussing with drilling holes in muffin tins on other sites, and I wanted to find an easier way. I also didn't want to use artificial flowers for leaves and stems and wanted to turn this into more of an appetizer rather than just straight bacon-on-a-stick. So, this is slightly fussy, but not bad and I love the idea of a BLT-on-a-stick...

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Design your own terrarium

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I get antsy this time of year waiting to get out and work in my garden. I need a plant fix so it's a good time to hone in on my indoor plants. This is green living at its best. Usually my house plants are looking a bit tired from a long winter and being neglected while I ski (or sleep by the fire as the case may be). Plants can really ad life (literally) to a room, but not if they are mostly brown.  Using a few interior decorating rules of thumb you can create big impact with your...

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