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Upgrade Your Home Right Now — 12 Decor Pros Tell All

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    The quest to outfit our pads usually starts off strong — we scan furniture stores for inspiration and dog-ear the shelter mags with gusto. But, then reality sets in: The good stuff usually costs a boatload.

    Well no more. We're not resorting to that trek of shame across the bridge (read: Ikea). This time, our spirits are high, thanks to these genius tip-offs from our favorite local design pros. Read on to upgrade your space without going broke. You can kiss blowing your budget buh-bye!


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