“Oooh I love that turquoise lamp!”
“Thanks, I got it on sale at Kirkland’s, plus I had a 20% off coupon on top of that!”
“Oh my gosh those throw pillows match your curtains perfectly!”
“Thanks! They were only $15.99 at TJ Maxx and the curtains I found brand new at a second-hand store.”
I have these conversations every time someone comes to our house for the first time. It doesn’t take long before they get bored with my “it was on sale” or “I had a coupon” responses and quit asking questions.
When we bought our house, I spent many many hours browsing the aisles of places like Marshalls, TJ Maxx, Target, Ross, and Kirkland’s looking for the best deals on home decor that fit our style and personalities. I was talking with someone about this recently and they suggested that I write a blog post about how I decorated every room of our house on a budget. I’m not an extreme couponer, and I don’t really have any secret tips or tricks, but I will share with you how I save big $$$ on decorating our home. Continue reading “How I decorated our home on a budget”