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Frugal Seasonal Decorating Tips

Autumn Leaf





Floral pillows, birdhouses, watering cans, nature items, and anything that represents the awakening of the earth is Spring.


Clean out your fireplace, and add insert candles or flowers.


Tulips, daffodils and other bulbs all scream spring. 





Now is the time to take down heavy draperies, and replace them with lace drapes.  Lighten up tablecloths, remove area rugs, and bring in fresh flowers.


Lighten your room with white or light colored accessories and furnishing.  If you have an accent wall, paint it a fun summer color.


Move furniture away from the fireplace and use your windows as the focal point of the room to look outdoors and sit by the fresh air.





Autumn wreaths, pumpkins, gourds, colored corn, baskets, scarecrows, lots of texture, anything that represents harvest time.


Bring in the rich autumn colors of flaming reds, and harvest oranges.





Warm up your room with cozy quilts and throws.  Bring out the Christmas decorations after Thanksgiving.  Put out shiny metal accents for the holidays with brass, silver, and gold accessories.


Get ready for the holidays with reds, greens, silver and gold. 







Tightwad Tidbits

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Click below to find hundreds of money saving
tips in alphabetical order


A - Frugal Tips: Acne - Automobiles


B - Frugal Tips:  Babies - Buttons


C - Frugal Tips: Cakes - Cutting Boards


D - Frugal Tips:  Dandruff - Dryers


E - Frugal Tips:  Eating Out - Eyeliner


F - Frugal Tips:  Fabric - Furniture


G- Frugal Tips:  Garage Sales - Groceries


H - Frugal Tips:  Hair Humidifiers


I - Frugal Tips:  Ice - Ironing


J - Frugal Tips:  Jars - Junk Mail


K - Frugal Tips:  Ketchup - Kitchen Pot Hangers


L - Frugal Tips:  Ladders - Lotions


M - Frugal Tips:  Mac and Cheese - Mushrooms


N - Frugal Tips:  Nail Polish - Nuts


O - Frugal Tips: Oatmeal - Ovens


P - Frugal Tips: Paint - Pumpkins


Q - Frugal Tips: Quiche - Quilting


R - Frugal Tips: Radishes - Rubbing Alcohol


S - Frugal Tips: Sales - Sweetened Condensed Milk


T - Frugal Tips: Tablecloths - TV Dinners


U - Frugal Tips: Upholstery Fabric - Utilities


V - Frugal Tips: Vacations - Vinyl Tablecloths


W - Frugal Tips: Wallpaper - Wreaths


XYZ - Frugal Tips - Yams - Zucchini



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